DTP Operator
Durpro Workforce Solutions
Durban North, KwaZulu-Natal
Posted 20 May 2019

Job Details

Job Description

 Please note: This position could require shift work depending on work volumes

Creative individual with an eye for detail and creative flair required to join Creative Studio.
This deadline-driven, customer focused individual will be required to:

  • Perform accurate DTP make-up, layout, design, pre-flighting of PDF’s and retouching while using the in-house workflow systems/programmes
  • Follow correct job brief from manager
  • Ensure Job complies with Company & ISO standards and that quality measures are in place – paying attention to accuracy of colour, fonts, design elements and final sizes from the product brief
  • Supply certified contract proofs for colour & content
  • Supply electronic proof for client to approve artwork – web approval
  • Prepping of posies at correct screen ruling / angles for Barco
  • Ensure that job is checked to confirm accuracy
  • Cost management
  • Conduct regular system housekeeping to maintain available space on server by Archiving / Retrieving of artwork

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Minimum matric plus related qualification
  • 3 years relevant experience in DTP Design / Repro within an Advertising Agency or Printing Industry
  • Experienced in using a variety of fonts, images, colours – 300dpi, CMYK and spots.
  • Experienced in reviewing and amending images - Product proportions, working with FPO files, hires images and Shutterstock images.