Chris Farrell - Reprographics - Pre press

Publishing Unit - Reprographics at ESBI

Nationality

Irish

Work category

Manufacturing and Operations

Chris Farrell's Professional Experience

2009 - 2011

ESBI - Publishing Unit - Reprographics

• Large format printing • Scanning • Document Finishing • Copying • Document assembly & binding (channel, spiral, heatseal) • Computerised accounts, stocktaking & ordering • Liaising with architects, engineers, management & suppliers

Key Skills
pre-press pre-press scanning
1991 - 2008

Play Print - Pre-press Operator

Responsibilities: • Preparation of files for print • Planning & outputting film & plates • Operating computer to plate system (CTP) • Operating various computer systems (including Microsoft Office) • Archiving files on company database • Managing & maintaining stocks • Taking part in brainstorming / marketing meetings • Liaising with colleagues & management to ensure smooth workflow • Adherence to strict confidentiality & security policies

Key Skills
pre-press

Chris Farrell's Additional Information

Interests

• Keeping Fit - Running, Swimming • Gardening & DIY • Repairing & Cycling Vintage Bikes • Photography
• Music & Cinema

Awards

• Full clean driving licence since 1998 • Completed the Dublin City Marathon & several half marathon
for various charities. • Took part in Today FM’s “Shave or dye” (Head shave in aid of
the Irish Cancer Society) • Volunteer for “Aware” • Organised several collections of old mobile phones in aid of
the Jack & Jill Foundation