Prepress Operative (Platemaking) (Grade V)

Zejtun, Malta

Role Purpose:

Selected candidates will be trained across the two different sections in the department in the positions mentioned below and will be expected to work flexibly across the different sections according to the department’s exigencies: Intaglio Platemaking mainly (manufacturing of nickel plates), and Digital Platemaking (manufacturing of polymer plates) or Laboratory.

Essential Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Have an O level standard of education in ideally Chemistry, but Maths or Physics would still be considered. MCAST certification in Applied Sciences or equivalent would be considered an asset
  • Be able to communicate fluently and clearly in Maltese and English, and have good interpersonal skills
  • Be flexible in their approach to work yet adhere to a ‘right first time’ mentality
  • Display a positive attitude to change, and work with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Possess experience within a Lean Manufacturing environment, with that obtained in a FMCG environment being an asset
  • Have a good work ethic, embrace and promote teamwork, and have a drive to obtain skill and knowledge of the work environment
  • Be disciplined in their approach towards a secure and safe environment

The above list is not exhaustive. The incumbent will be required to undertake other duties within his/her capabilities, consistent with this role, to support the needs of the business.


Essential Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Experience in manufacturing operations, print experience would be ideal
  • Technical aptitude, either formal or experiential
  • Process Knowledge
  • Quality Training
  • HSE and Security awareness
  • Change Over (SMED) and SOP training
  • Ability to train others
  • Problem Solving
  • 8 wastes & Continuous Improvement training

To apply:

Email your CV and cover letter to Caroline Zammit at