Colour Matcher
Prostaff Recruitment specialists
Johannesburg , ZA
4d ago

A well-established manufacturing company requires the above to create colour matches from first principles (by eye) using suitable pigments for the application.

Minimum requirements for the role :

  • Previous experience having worked in a Colour Matching role within a paint or plastics or ink environment is essential.
  • Must be able to work under pressure in a manufacturing environment and have the ability to communicate effectively at all levels, from factory floor to director level.
  • Previous experience using a spectrophotometer is essential.
  • Must be able to calculate adjustments for production batches.
  • Computer literacy is essential with good working knowledge of ERP systems.
  • Candidate must have excellent attention to detail.
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for :

  • Ensuring the colour match is suitable for the intended application requirements (price, food, light fastness, heavy metal, temperature, strength and end product use).
  • Using lab equipment such as scales, mixers, injection moulding machine, 2 roll mill, hot plate press, light box and film blower.
  • Using the Datacolor Spectrophotometer to check the accuracy of their final colour match.
  • Completing at least 3 tasks or colour matches per day.
  • Correcting of colours from production.
  • Assisting with quality control if there is a workload overflow.
  • Assisting with weighing of samples when required.
  • Assisting with research and development tasks when required.
  • Salary package, including benefits, is highly negotiable depending on experience gained.

    351 219 40 2462

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