The company.

Alexir are a large, established  employee-owned company who manufacture printed folding cartons mainly for the food and pharmaceutical industries and are approved suppliers to many of the well-known brands and retailers.

Our site in Kent is currently recruiting for a Lithographic Printer to join their busy printing department. As a Lithographic Printer you will be responsible for operating all printing equipment on site, producing high quality carton packaging to meet customers specifications. We are looking for someone who is highly motivated, with the ability to work in a fast pace environment and maintain high levels or accuracy at all times.


We currently have a vacancy for a No. 1 Machine Minder. We have a Komori 6 colour plus coater and a K&B 8 colour plus twin coater working with both UV and conventional inks and varnishes at our Edenbridge, Kent site.


Operating Lithographic print machines to produce high quality cartons for consumer and healthcare industries.

Must have the ability to work to a high degree of accuracy in colour, documentation and procedures and be a good communicator.

Responsible for helping meet all efficiency targets, improving quality, performing basic maintenance, working safely and performing machine Health & Safety checks.

Responsible for ensuring that their area, equipment and machinery are kept clean and tidy.

Responsible for ensuring that all products made and all quality checks are carried out in accordance with quality and standard operating procedures.


Carton experience is preferable but training will be given to the right candidate, along with the flexibility to work night shifts, although our current vacancy is for a Continental Day Shift.

We work continental shift patterns and offer excellent rates of pay and company benefits to the right candidate.

What we offer in return.

Competitive Salary based on experience with an additional Continental Shift Premium.
Annual Employee Profit Share Dividend (after 12 months)
Holidays – 15 Shifts per annum and bank holidays off
Company Sick Pay scheme
Pension scheme
Private Healthcare scheme
Income Protection policy
Death in Service policy


Send your CV to csummersby@alexir.co.uk 

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