Elmbridge Supplies are Hiring!

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Elmbridge Supplies UK is a privately owned and reputable business that specialises in the supply of coatings and application equipment to the manufacturing and fabrication industry, and are recruiting for an experienced Quality Control / Paint Technician to join our production department on a full-time basis.

Position Summary

The successful candidate will confidently demonstrate their ability to meet deadlines along with high standards of output 

and work as part of a team to ensure targets are met and customer satisfaction is maintained and increa


Your daily roles and responsibilities will include a range of tasks including;

  • Perform all mixing procedures for joinery coatings, ensuring all formulations; preparation and colour matching are to the highest standard.
  • Ensure colour recipes, libraries, and samples are updated and maintained.
  • As part of the production team, you will be looked to help plan, organise, coordinate, and control the dispatch of finished goods
  • As part of a team you will assist in other parts of the operations, including; mixing of ‘Metal Paints
  • Quality control checks carried out on completion to ensure no defects on work
  • Stock control of colourants and special pigments, maintaining a clean and tidy mixing and laboratory area
  • Spraying out and testing coated samples for presentation to clients
  • Consistently utilise all required safety equipment and P.P.E. and adhere to all requirements and oversee the disposal of hazardous and non-hazardous waste.
  • Daily maintenance of tinting and lab equipment.

Who are we looking for?

The Paint Technician / Quality Control role is challenging and calls for a variety of skill sets. You will be someone who can demonstrate daily

  • Excellent eye for colour is essential
  • Any kind of relevant qualification such as BTEC, NVQ, or City & Guilds
  • Minimum GSCE grades in Maths, Chemistry and English
  • Previous experience in spraying or handling coatings is essential
  • Strong attention to detail whilst working within a demanding hands-on environment and expected to participate in continuous improvement projects
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently and as part of a team when required
  • A Full UK driving licence
  • Similar roles may include; Automotive Paint Technician, Mobile Paint Technician, Paint Repair Technician, Quality Control Technician,

Benefits Package

  • Competitive salary depending on experience
  • Complimentary lunches and break provisions
  • Staff incentive schemes
  • Pension contribution after a qualifying period.

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