Pre-Press: Plate & Screen Maker

Manufacturing East Tamaki, New Zealand


About the role

An exciting and immediate opportunity for a Pre-Press: Screen and Platemaker to join our established print operations team based in our East Tamaki plant. This full-time permanent position (40 hours a week) that will be working on a Day shift and will join a team who are the success behind our label professionals. A great opportunity to develop & progress in your career and be an integral part of MCC’s world-class premium label solutions.

Working hours are:

  • 08:00 – 16:30

The Pre-Press: Screen and Platemaker is responsible for making Flexo, Offset, Embossing Plates and Screens.

Responsibilities include:

  •     Process the job as per the relevant SOPs & customer requirements.
  •      Make Screens and printing plates in prepress department.
  •      Quality checking all externally received tooling, filed away in appropriate tool storage.
  •      Cleaning and Storage of Pre-Press tooling.
  •      Perform routine maintenance and basic troubleshooting tasks. 
  •      Collaboration with technical support or maintenance teams for more complex repairs or issues         requiring specialised expertise.
  •      Monitor equipment outputs, including print quality, system performance, or data integrity, and           address any issues or errors promptly.
  •      Load and unload materials and supplies.
  •      Maintain inventory levels of necessary supplies.
  •      Keep accurate records of equipment usage, maintenance activities, and production output.

About MCC

Established in 1903, MCC has grown to become the world's largest leading & most award-winning label print manufacturer. We strive to deliver label innovation & are producers of the world’s most prominent brands in Beverage, Wine & Spirits, Food & Diary, Personal Care & Beauty, Home Care & Laundry, Healthcare, Durables & Technical and Automotive & Chemical consumer products. We employ 13,000+ dedicated people worldwide with business operations in 100+ plants in 29 Countries. Within Australia & New Zealand alone we operate 12 label producing operations with 1,100+ employees including Kiwi Labels, Rapid Labels & MCC Verstraete Australia businesses.

 About you

  • Experience in Pre-Press and printing processes.
  • Understanding Pre-Press technologies and computer systems.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work with precision.
  • Good problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as in a collaborative team.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Ability to stand for long periods (whole shift)
  • Ability to repeatedly lift up to 15kg's.
  • Physically capable of regularly twisting, bend & conduct manual handling tasks.
  • Your natural working style is with a sense of urgency.
  • Eligible New Zealand working rights.

 The benefits

  • Competitive remuneration with shift allowances
  • Relocation package available to the right candidate (must have label print experience)
  • Free onsite parking
  • Local & global career opportunities to development & build your brilliant career (encouraged & supported)
  • To help employees thrive at home & at work, we offer an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), a free confidential support service.
  • Employee referral program, our employees are rewarded for helping us find great talent!
  • Reward & recognition programs aligned to our values and with high performance.
  • Regular social events encouraging a fun & friendly environment.
  • Supportive & inclusive environment
  • Progressive, market leading & high performing business.
  • Continuous learning opportunities & support for you to grow & make a real difference.
  • Part of an organisation that strongly believes in sustainability goals to make a difference to our planet.

Apply now

Are you Interested or know someone who could be? Let them know! If you don’t quite meet all of the criteria, but feel you can make a difference at MCC, we encourage you to submit your application. If your CV includes qualifications, work history, skills, experience, no need to also provide a cover letter.

Diversity & Inclusion 

At MCC, we believe what makes us unique, makes us better. We embrace & care deeply about creating a workplace where our people feel valued & empowered. We are committed to providing an environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly & with respect. We consider our people our best asset & understand the importance of bringing different perspectives. We are committed to providing equal opportunity regardless of gender identity/expression or ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation or life stage. We encourage & welcome all genders, people of disability, LGBTQI+ community, refugees & people from culturally & linguistic diverse backgrounds to apply.