Lamination Operator

  • Full-time

Company Description

SecureID Limited is a smart card manufacturing and personalisation bureau with expertise in the deployment and integration of digital solutions. Historically, we are positioned as the first commercially operated smart card manufacturing plant in sub-Saharan Africa with the ability to manufacture Polycarbonate Cards amongst other card types.

Job Description

Receipt and validation of job tickets and materials from collation, press and inventory

Sign off of material control documents and verification on raw materials received as per job ticket

Storage of received material in a clean and dry environment

Storage of gloss, matt or any other production plate in a clean and dry environment, ensuring no scratches come to the surface of the plate.

Maintenance of dummy sheets sheets, stored by thickness in a neat and tidy way to fill in plates when plates are not in use

Operation and 1st level maintenance of all lamination equipment

Production in a timely fashion ensuring high quality

Responsible for documenting and updating production status documents and updating the central server with such

Recording all downtime experienced in the unit

Recording and escalation of any defect, rejects, errors etc experienced during a shift

Responsible for daily cleaning of lamination equipment

Provide weekly reports on all Activities, Issues and Outlook in addition to daily job cards

Liaise with Collation, Punching units and Press Operators to ensure efficient sheet processing within production

Recommend initiatives, policies to reduce waste, increase performance etc to production management for consideration

Responsible for ensuring that damaged sheets are destroyed in accordance with approved guidelines.

To exercise overall responsibilities for safety and security within the press area.

Ensure adherence to PCIDSS and GSMA standards in carrying out daily operations

Responsible for all infrastructures within unit. Required to provide support on cost reduction, innovation and general efficiency increase initiatives and policies within unit


Production Engineering, BEng Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, HND in printing technology 

3 years’ experience in an offset printing position with experience of operating a Heidelberg printing machine.

Experience in security printing of any kind

Additional Information

  • Responsible for laminating collated and uncollated sheets on all required substrates to produce world class lamination with best in industry quality at the lowest production cost and minimal downtime
  • Must be computer literate
  •  Attention to detail


    Creative, innovative and good organizational skills