Opportunities

 

Would you like to join Northern Ireland's LARGest printing company?

 

Following a move to a 125,000sq ft purpose built print facility in early 2017, GPS is now the largest commercial litho printing company in Northern Ireland.  Along with the move GPS has invested in additional digital, wide format and litho printing presses and finishing equipment.  Due to our ongoing expansion programme GPS is undertaking a recruitment drive across the company.


GPS invests heavily in people, the company is committed to training, enabling employees to get the most out of technological investments in order to meet GPS's exacting standards.  Environmental consciousness is inherent in the company's culture and is not merely an afterthought.  This is evident through the GPS's many accreditations and a long list of awards.

 

 

Litho Printer

 

Would you like to work in a fast-paced environment?

Are you pro-active, with a can-do attitude?

If so, then GPS has the ideal role and career for you…

 

The Role

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in a printing environment and knowledge of multi colour lithographic printing

Reporting to

Print Manager

 

You will be responsible for and have experience of -

  • Printing 4 colour process would be preferable, any offset experience would be considered
  • Producing printed material to tight quality standards within given deadlines
  • Adhere to health and safety rules keeping equipment and the work environment clean and tidy 
  • Ensure quality consistency, productivity and delivery levels are met. 
  • Maintain a high standard of direct communication with staff. 

 

Requirements

  • Previous experience in print production department 
  • Computer literate in Windows based systems 
  • Good time management skills and a willingness to work continental shifts. 
  • Good team player
  • Efficient and methodical with excellent mechanical aptitude   
  • Able to work on your own confidently 
  • Hardworking and efficient, and must have excellent organisational and communication skills 
  • Full training will be given on Komori Presses

 

Hours of Work

12 hour continental shift rotation (days and nights)

 

Salary

Negotiable based on experience

 

 

To be considered for interview please click here to download an application form (or telephone 028 9070 2020) OR simply send your CV to recruitment@gpscolour.co.uk or GPS Colour Graphics, 4 Marshalls Road, Belfast, BT5 6SR.

 

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 8th October 2021.

GPS Colour Graphics Ltd. is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

To view GPS Recruitment Data Protection policy please click here

 

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Finishing Assistant - JobStart
(this scheme is open to eligible 18-24 year olds who are currently unemployed)

 

 

GPS is one of the largest commercial litho printing companies in Ireland.  GPS has invested in state-of-the-art litho printing presses and finishing equipment.  GPS invests in people.  The company is committed to training and enabling employees to progress within the company. 

  

Hours of Work

Contintal Shifts -work 13 shifts every 4 weeks with 11 days of whilst earning 28 days paid annual leave.

Shifts rotate between day shifts from 7am to 7pm and night shifts from 7pm to 7am. 

Intitally you will be working 9am-5pm Monday to Friday.

 

Role:

To perform a supporting role in the Finishing Department and carry out all necessary duties required to maintain a high level of productivity in the finishing department.

           Co-ordinate the flow of job pallets between finishing functions.

           Prepare and assist with loading material for finishing.

           Lifting off machines.

           Assisting with handwork eg gluing up folders, picking & packing.

           Maintain cleanliness on and around the Finishing Department
            ensuring it is clean, tidy and safe of any obstacles.

           Ensure all daily shift tasks are completed i.e. empty bins,
            brush up work area.

           Ensure own work and conduct complies with all company policies
            and procedures.

           Respond flexibly to the needs of the business and any other reasonable
            request from a manager/director of GPS.

           Moving on to running a folding machine followed by learning how to set up a
            folding machine.

 

We are seeking candidates who:

Are reliable and have a “can do” attitude.

Can perform as part of a team.

Will take and follow instruction.

Understand that mundane tasks are a stepping stone to learning skills.

Want to build a career and progress within the company.

Will adhere to all company policies and procedures regarding Health & Safety.

Are motivated to develop their skills and knowledge.

Are up for a challenge.

Display a good mechanical aptitude.

No qualifications, skills or experience are necessary as full training will be provided.

 

Salary: 18/20yrs £6.56, 21/22yrs £8.36, 23/24yrs £8.91

 

To be considered for interview please click here to download an application form (or telephone 028 9070 2020) OR simply send your CV to david@gpscolour.co.uk or GPS Colour Graphics, 4 Marshalls Road, Belfast, BT5 6SR.

 

With your CV you MUST provide details of the benefit you are claiming/NEET, if you have a work coach, your address and date of birth so that eligibility for the scheme can be verified.

 

JOBSTART is open to 16-24 year olds who are currently unemployed. If you are on UC contact your Work Coach via your Journal to advise that you have applied for this role. Due to night time working this vacancy is only available to those aged 18+

 

The closing date for applications is 5pm on 12th November 2021.
The opportunity may end before the closing date if all vacancies are filled.

GPS Colour Graphics Ltd. is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

To view GPS Recruitment Data Protection policy please click here

 

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