Masterbatch ColouristGreater Manchester£24,000 - £28,000(Negotiable dependent on experience)SRG are currently working with a brand leader in the manufacture of colour masterbatch products for an extensive range of polymer industries. As a result of their continued success, they are now seeking a Masterbatch Colourist to support various aspects of laboratory and technical work. The role will offer the successful individual an excellent opportunity in an exciting new venture formed by an established, independent business which enjoys a proven track record in the industry.As a Masterbatch Colourist, you will be responsible for:Product development and colour-matching to meet specific customer requirementsDeveloping and adjusting formulations to customer specificationsUsing visual judgement, instrumental colour measurement and spectral data for quality control purposesPerforming physical testing, including colour, moisture and bulk density to support production teamCarrying out production trials and producing samples for customer approvalAdvising on and overseeing corrective actions for any product found to be out of specificationAuthorising scale up, alternatives and rework on batch sheets as appropriate.Communicating formulations and any process conditions to the laboratory, production team and administrative functions.Maintaining accurate technical and customer records with relevant information and reports Inputting all data onto computerised systemsRequired:Proven experience in the colour-matching of masterbatch, polymers, plastics, coatings, resins or similar materialsA hands-on attitude coupled with the ability to work flexibly and methodicallyExcellent communication details and attention to detailIn return, the company are offering a competitive salary, internal training and occupational health services.If you meet these criteria, we would like to hear from you! To apply, send a current copy of your CV or call Faye on 0161 868 2218
The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.