Despatch / Production Rewind Operative

  • MLS Labelling & Printing Systems
  • Mullingar, Co. Westmeath, Ireland
  • 11/05/2021
Full time, Permanent Entry Level General Labor Manufacturing Other Warehouse

Job Description

MLS is one of Irelands leading indigenous supplier of printed labels and Labelling systems to the Retail, Food and Manufacturing sectors. Operating out of our premises in Mullingar we deliver to All of Ireland and to the UK. Ensuring maximum efficiency and Quality Control we provide our customers with cost effective work of the highest standard. Due to a period of continued growth we now have the position of Despatch / Production rewind Operative available in our busy Production Department.



Job Title:        Despatch / Production Rewind Operative


Role Purpose

  • To Work as part of the print production team in the factory, undertaking all duties as directed by their Manager/Supervisor. Play a key role in production, cleaning, Health & Safety and all other tasks as directed by Management
  • To rewind Printed & Plain jobs from the presses in a timely and efficient manner
  • To ensure all raw materials are stored correctly, kept well maintained and replenished
  • To ensure Platemaking machine and developer are kept clean and well maintained
  • To despatch all finished goods in accordance with production schedules and deadlines

Key Responsibilities


  • To ensure all rewind work is carried out to the highest standards
  • To ensure that all rewind time is correctly logged in the workshop data collection system
  • To minimise any waste in the rewind function
  • To ensure that no label rolls leave the premises without a label code
  • To keep the work floor clean and tidy
  • To ensure rewind machine kept clean and maintained at all times
  • To ensure all boxes are packed and clearly labelled with rewind operator details and box quantities
  • To ensure all finished goods are despatched as per established procedures
  • To ensure that all raw material stocks are well replenished and no stock run outs
  • To ensure that all paper deliveries are accurately and correctly labelled up and put away in bays in a timely manner
  • To ensure that all partial rolls are documented and correctly measured (where applicable) and put away in a timely manner.
  • To ensure that Forklift truck is well charged and maintained at all times and that all checks and measures are carried out weekly and documented accordingly
  • To be flexible and adaptable to the changing needs of the role and the business
  • Must be driven to achieve and learn new things

The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by your changing role within the Company and overall business objective of the Company. Previous experience in a Manufacturing Environment is desirable but not essential, as all training will be given.




KEY Competencies

Flexible, Motivated, Can do attitude, Team-player