Job Title:
Prepress Supervisor
Printer Gateway
Mississauga, ON
Date Posted:
October 30, 2017
Printer Gateway is an industry leading on-line printer that operates 24 hours a day and 7 days a week, all year long, producing over 500 quality print jobs per day, and on time. We are able to do this with excellent staff that work well as a team. As part of our continued success and business growth we are seeking an experienced Prepress Supervisor to be based at our Mississauga facility.


 Supervise and train staff, and provide ongoing technical advice to staff in prepress department (software and equipment)

 Co-ordinate and work closely with estimating, customer service, production and bindery departments to ensure jobs are completed on time, and to resolve all work problems

 Review and approve all job proofs in order to ensure required quality

 Contribute to process improvement, by always looking for ways to deliver higher quality print jobs within quickest possible turnaround times

o Maintain current programming scripts responsible for prepress automation

o Develop more efficient procedures related to automation in prepress department

o Work closely with IT development team to assure compatibility between prepress workflow, e-commerce platform, and other systems

 Assist with customer communication and provide technical advice to customers

 Monitor and oversee use of equipment to ensure quality and productivity standards are met with minimal waste

 Order materials, supplies, equipment and software

 Prepare production reports for management


 College diploma

 3 – 4 years of relevant work experience

 Strong understanding of the printing and prepress industry, preferably with lithographic gang run printing experience

 Extensive knowledge and experience with workflow automation

 Must be familiar with Metrix imposition software, Prinergy workflow systems, as well as, Enfocus and Acrobat pre-flighting and actions

 Programming skills required, preferable in Python and C#, to maintain and improve current workflow automation processes

 Strong attention to detail, ability to work in a fast-paced environment, under pressure, and be able to handle large workload and meet tight deadlines

 Excellent English communication skills (oral and written), and strong computer skills

 Team player, organized, accurate and reliable

 Good judgement, strong initiative, client focus, and good interpersonal skills

Position Type: Full-time, Permanent

Language of Work: English

If you think you are a fit for this position, please send your resume by email or mail to:

 Email: (with the title Prepress Supervisor in the subject line)

 Mailing/Business Address: 370 Brunel Road, Mississauga, Ontario, L4Z 2C2

Printer Gateway is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We thank all who apply, however, only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Printer Gateway is committed to accessibility in employment and to ensuring equal access to employment opportunities for candidates, including persons with disabilities. In compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), Printer Gateway will endeavour to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request.
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