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Colourist

  • Job type: Job Type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : Job Reference: JMLON0022
  • Location: Location: England
  • Sector: Sector: BIW & Exteriors, Automotive
  • Salary: Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: Date Posted: 22/09/2016
This vacancy has now expired.
Large Tier 1 automotive manufacturing organisation with plants around the world, are seeking an experienced and qualified Colourist.

Main duties and responsibilities:
*Controlling all colour/products and colour liaison between site and customers.
*Control lab technician's activity in regards to paint applications/colour.
*Analysing BYK-Mac data looking for trends, problems etc.
*Visual assessments on a daily basis for all products on site.
*Adhering and training to customer standards
*Buying & obtaining materials
*Quality Control on colour harmonies
*Appearance Approval Report Submissions
*Managing off colour introduction
*Batch Control / Buy Off
*Controlling data collection (Film builds, wave scan, gloss etc)
*Integral part of programs through build phases to launch
*Liaising with all departments, suppliers & customers
*Other duties as required

Skills & Experience:
*Ability to review & implement new procedures using correct procedures.
*Educated to HND / HNC or equivalent experience within Paint Automotive Industry
*Experience in OEM colour Harmonies
*Supervisory/man management skills
*Ability to build relationships
*Must have awareness of paint process KOI/KPI.
*Proven ability for gathering, presenting and interpreting data
*Understanding and application of 8D methodology, control plans, FMEA's
*Computer literate
*Good Customer focus
*Trained in all aspects of colourfrom development to on-line tinting

For more information about this role please contact our London office