Job Vacancy. Paint Test Lab Chemist – Hainault site


The job

  • To carry out Paint Testing work, ensuring both quality of test projects, and timely date reporting to the Test Lab Supervisor.
  • To plan day to day workflows through the laboratory, connected to the appropriate allocated projects.
  • To familiarise with OEM specifications and their required test methods, and FCS recording systems for test results.
  • To familiarise with the main Analytical Testing methods and equipment, carrying out analytical work as and when required.
  • Assist as appropriate with the maintenance and calibration of equipment resources in the laboratory.
  • Work closely with colleagues in R&D teams, ensuring that new products are tested to appropriate industry specifications and methods.

The person:

The successful candidate will:

  • Have in-depth knowledge of paint testing, including the methods used.
  • Must have an enthusiasm for the task in hand and a willingness to work under pressure in order to meet deadlines.
  • Be self-motivated and show the ability to learn new skills to help develop and improve both new and existing products.
  • Ideally have industrial coatings experience.
  • Job flexibility in order to ensure appropriate support to other roles at any time in the laboratory.
  • A good level of scientific and mathematical ability, and problem solving skills.

Interested applicants should forward their CV to:

Kim Williams:

Human Resources Assistant

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