• Permanent
  • Oldham
  • Salary: £9.21 p/hr


9.21 p/hr – with the opportunity to earn up to 500 per week with overtime

Company progression – Work your way into new and exciting roles

Our client a leading Print Operative within their niche market has been established For over 30 years and are recruiting a print operative to work alongside a team of screen printers producing quality mixed ink.

As an Ink (mixer) you will be responsible for mixing, toning and color mixing and matching sublimation inks (Sericol), as well as other solvents to create a variety of colorful inks.

You will work from a recipe (Pantone & swab stickers) and must be able to read and understand work orders as well as verbal instructions.

Shifts: Monday to Friday- 06:30-15:00pm

Pay: The pay will increase once you have shown you competence within the role – The company will confirm this on interview!

The right candidate will:

  • Keep their work station clean and tidy at all times
  • Have a basic understanding of using computers
  • A basic understanding of mathematical equations
  • Be able to work well under pressure
  • Assist a team of screen printers to produce quality garments

If you have previous experience in product mixing in other areas such as rubber mixing then this role could be for you.

Experience is preferred but not essential.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Rubber mixing (Preferred)
  • Ink mixing
  • Working with inks/solvents

Responsibilities and Duties

As an ink mixer you will be trained working alongside a team of screen printers. The print room is where you will mix together specific inks to create various given formulas.

Qualifications and Skills

A Basic understanding of maths is going to help you within this role.

For working Saturdays or Sundays (optional) you will be paid x1.5

First 4 Recruitment is acting as the employment business in relation to this position & you will become an employee of the business after a successful probation period has been worked.

We welcome your application

Thank you

Reference ID: PML(SH)

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £9.21 per hour


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Oldham, Greater Manchester: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)


  • Factory Operative: 1 year (preferred)


  • Driving Licence (preferred)

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@first4-recruitment.com.