Pre-Press Operator

Operations Griffith, New South Wales


Build your Career with an Industry Leader 

Multi-Color Corporation manufactures labels for some of the biggest FMCG brand names found on supermarket shelves, bars, restaurants, and hotels globally.  We also produce premium-quality labels for high-profile brands in the pharmaceutical, durables and home & personal care sectors. Given the fact our labels are applied to wine, spirits, beverage & soft drinks bottles, food packaging, bathroom products, medicine containers, white goods, and automotive products, it is likely that you will put your hands on our labels on a daily basis.  It is our labels that identify, promote and help sell our customer’s products!  With 109 manufacturing sites, and 12,000+ employees, we are the Global #1 for prime labels.
 About the role
An exciting and immediate opportunity for a Graphic Prepress Operator to join our established Prepress team. This role will process client files for print production and focus on a premium quality standard. If you have experience with iMac’s, are service focused & enjoy functioning within fast-paced environments, this role is for you! Will also consider an apprenticeship for the right candidate. Don’t miss this great opportunity to develop & progress your career. 
Duties include:
  • Creation & manipulation of digital files in compliance with technical specifications for various print technologies, e.g. separations & trapping 
  • Preparation for print production, including pre-flighting, proofing & soft proofing.  
  • Generation of artwork using Adobe Suite & Esko (AE) platforms 
  • Adhering to client branding guidelines or following a client brief 
  • Execute & manage workload in accordance with production schedule. 
  • Perform QA procedures for digital files & plates. 
  • Monitoring of consumables for ordering purposes 
  • Collaborate and liaise with other departments as required. 
  • Troubleshoot operating errors to determine the cause & take action to remedy issues. 

About you

  • Certificate 3 in Graphic Prepress or overseas equivalent (preferred) 
  • Intermediate proficiency in Illustrator & Photoshop (advanced skills preferred) 
  • Apple iMac experience (intermediate or higher skill level) 
  • Minimum of 2 years relevant experience 
  • Intermediate proficiency in the Microsoft Suite e.g. Excel, Word, Outlook 
  • Opportunity for an apprenticeship. 

The benefits

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Free onsite parking
  • Local & global career opportunities to development & build your brilliant career.
  • Private health insurance discount
  • To help employees thrive at home & at work, we offer an Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Employee referral program, our employees are rewarded for helping us find great talent.
  • Supportive & inclusive environment
  • Part of an organisation that strongly believes in sustainability goals to make a difference to our planet.

Why MCC?

  • You will work in our modern manufacturing facilities, at the cutting-edge of production-environment innovation; we challenge the status quo and are transforming operations every day.
  • You will gain experience in a fast-paced environment, with an ambitious team; we look forwards and continuously improve to be the best we can; we have a strong drive for results.
  • You will be part of a team that shares our values of integrity; passion, perseverance, creativity and achievement; we value, respect and champion diversity.
  • You will be joining a global and diverse organization that collaborates effectively to find optimal solutions; we focus on our customers and work with them on every step of their journey with us.
  • You will be part of a team that strives for global sustainability, playing our part in making the world a better place for future generations.
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. Position open to candidates with Australian-working rights (without restrictions) only.

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, first nations people, LGBTQI+ community, refugees & people from culturally & linguistic diverse backgrounds to apply.