Senior Color Formulator

Chattanooga, TN, 37405, United States

Posted on 01/20/2020


Position Details

Type:

Permanent

Industry:

Manufacturing & Dist / Plastics

Function:

Manufacturing / Production

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)

Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Reference ID:

MTR179

A leading custom compounder is searching for an experienced Senior Color Formulator to join their team.
Responsibilities:
  • Execute colormatches and additive package for multiple applications in various resins.
  • Work closely with the sales staff and customers to create formulations that meet specifications and cost parameters.
  • Utilize a strong knowledge and experience of resins, coloring systems and processes to evaluate new pigments.
  • Mentor and train fellow lab employees in colormatching various resin systems.
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 5+ years’ experience in colormatching; colormatching for engineering and olefin resins ideal.
  • Experience formulating for multiple applications, including injection molding, sheet extrusion and thermoforming.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent color vision and discretion.
  • ISO Quality System knowledge.
  • Certification in color matching ideal.