Paint Colour Technician

£22000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits Pension
10 Mar 2018
21 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Major company in Telford URGENTLY require Paint Colour Technicians - Permanent Positions

Develop and implement first and second stage test schedules to meet customer specific requirements. To support colour harmony forums through visiting customers and suppliers.


•Adhere to calibration test schedule and manage the calibration of all on site gauges and test equipment
•Conduct and manage all new test programs either on site and/or with third party providers
•Long term analysis of colour trends through data analysis to prevent costly rework
•Contribute to the systems of the laboratory in particular improvements to process
•Colour verification and approval process (AAR) for new and existing programs (batch approval of existing paint products via ByMac I Spectrophotometer)
•Organisation of colour circle meetings to drive an active approach to colour trend data analysis


Education : BTEC, HNC or equivalent
Experience : Good level of PC skills
Special skills : OEM Test and Evaluation of Colours


•Maintain laboratory scope and all associated equipment
•Liaise with third party test houses for work that cannot be performed internally
•Compile scientific experimental reports post test for internal and customer approval
•Attend new project team meetings to develop and agree design verification (DVP&R) test content
•Auditing paint lines to check adherence to colour specific operational variables
•To provide day to day feedback of colour status to operations via email
•Assist with company systems, process and product audits where required
•To be part of PFMEA teams
•Keep the work area clean and tidy at all times. Adhering to the standards of the 5s housekeeping audit, minimising the risk to products and employees
•Ensure that you understand and comply with Health, Safety and environmental regulations at all times
•Report all accidents, potential near miss/risk situations and defective equipment using the agreed procedure and wear issued PPE without fail


•Drive and support the requirements to uphold accreditation such as IATF16949 and ISO 14001
•Maintain effective relationships with other functions
•Present a professional imagine when communicating internally and externally
•Maintain excellent verbal and written communication
•Remain confident working under pressure and with minimal supervision

Located in Telford this position is commutable from Shrewsbury, Wolverhampton, Cannock, Willenhall, Walsall

To apply for this exciting position please call Rod Vaughan on 01952 260627 or apply on line. If you have not received feedback in 14 days please deem your application as unsuccessful

Ethero staffing provides both permanent and temporary recruitment services to local businesses. With the simple ethos of local people for local jobs we aim to ensure that we support the local employment market whenever possible with targeted local advertising strategies and maximised local networking operations. Ethero Staffing's standard service provision ranks amongst the most competitive in the UK market place:- - Highly competitive charge rates - if we can save you money we will. - Industry leading service guarantees to underline our belief in our ability Forward provisions for contingency planning for clients using high volumes of staff - Candidate assessments specifically designed for a client or even a single job - Repeat customer discounts and long term contract cost reductions Overall we simply believe that we offer the best value for money staffing
service available !!!

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