Position: Screenprinter / Press Operator
Location: Pressland Printing, 33120 1st Avenue, Mission BC
Hours: Monday to Friday, full-time hours (start and finish times are flexible/negotiable)

We are searching for an experienced screenprinter to operate the press in our Downtown Mission, BC workshop. We are a small, boutique screen printing operation specializing in small to medium size production runs of retail quality garments.

The ideal person for this position will have strong skills and interest in the art and craft of screen printing, be willing to take on a variety of production adjacent duties, work well with a small, tight-knit team, and have a deep desire to create an excellent product.

The following skills and attributes would be very valuable:
    • Strong screen printing experience operating a manual press
    • Excellent knowledge and experience in screen burning and production planning
    • Clear communication and keen attention to detail
    • Willingness and ability to develop systems and processes to strengthen operations
    • Pride in keeping a clean and well organized shop environment
    Primary duties and responsibilities:
      • Primary operator of our manual, six-colour, four arm press
      • Screen coating, exposure, reclaiming, and maintenance
      • Ink mixing with a Pantone colour matching system
      • Heat press for vinyl transfers and patches
      • Maintenance and cleaning of shop equipment and printing environment
    Additional duties shared with other team members:
      • Receiving blank garment orders
      • Counting/organizing blank garments for production
      • Packing printed products
      • Shop cleaning and organizing

    Our screenprint shop is located behind (and is visible from) our retail store. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a busy and visible location while there are non-production related projects occurring in the same space. We have a small and excellent team and are very proud of the positive, inclusive, respectful, and hard-working work culture we’ve built at Pressland. 

    We offer:

      • A positive, respectful work environment
      • Collaborative team culture
      • Growth opportunities
      • Employee discounts from our retail shop, Pressland General
      • A great shop environment in a bright, artistic space

    Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience, and there is a great amount of growth potential for the right person. 

    This is a physically demanding position and candidates must be able to lift up to 50lbs. 

    Please contact shop@presslandgeneral.ca via email to apply.