Job title: DTP Operator
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 2 to 3 years
Salary: R20000 to R22000
Job published: 01 March 2021
Job reference no: 4175832389

Job Description

Join an established print house working on retail and FMCG clients as their DTP Operator based in Johannesburg.


  • Perform DTP make-up, layout and design
  • Perform detailed editing of typesetting
  • Read and understand work tickets
  • Adjustment of kerning for price points
  • Supply certified contract proofs for colour and content when required
  • Ensure that all capturing information regarding time is entered correctly on Printvis for costing purposes



  • Tertiary qualification or similar in DTP
  • 2 to 3 years relevant experience in DTP/repro and a sound knowledge of the printing industry
  • Understanding of desk top publishing skills and techniques
  • Knowledge of multiple operating software packages
  • Working knowledge of print processes, colour adjustments and file building techniques
  • Knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat
  • Working knowledge of Mac platform