Machine Assistant

Job Type:



Enhanced overtime pay up to 2x


Job Purpose/Overall Responsibility

We currently have a permanent vacancy for a Machine Assistant to join our Production team and assist our Machine Operators on a complete range of printing equipment, ensuring machines are run to maximum output and effectively maintained with required material.  

Areas of Responsibilities

  • Assisting Machine Operators in all aspects of production
  • Loading hoppers/feeders as directed
  • Taking product off end of machine
  • Checking and quality control
  • Moving work as directed to ensure seamless running of machine
  • Keeping working areas around machine orderly and clean
  • Carry out any ad hoc tasks allocated by the Shift Manager
  • Clearing machines down at the end of the shift/day
  • Comply with the Company’s Health & Safety Policy, Quality and Environment Standards.

The Hours

  • Double day shift 06:00 – 13:30 week 1 and 13:30 – 21:00 week 2.

The Benefits

  • Great team environment
  • Enhanced pay for overtime
  • Free parking
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • PPE provided.

The person

  • Methodical approach to work
  • Able to work using own initiative
  • Reliable, punctual and hard working
  • Team focused.

SA Printing Group (SAPG)

SAPG is a well-established provider of security printing and data services to governments and authorities in the UK and worldwide.  The group comprises two companies – Stephen Austin ( security printing and distribution services for examination and electoral bodies and GradeMaker ( SAAS assessment software and data services for examination bodies.