Technical Coatings Specialist

  • Job Reference: 1225325812-2
  • Date Posted: 1 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Gordon Yates Recruitment Consultancy
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Salary: £500 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: £45-47K Basic + Co.Bonus, car, pension, benefits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Technical Coatings Specialist

Introduction & Company:
Our client is a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, protective wood stains, paints and finishes, with an enviable reputation for innovation and product quality, alongside excellent customer service. As part of continued growth, they now wish to hire additional technical expertise to directly support manufacturer customers.

£40-47K Basic salary +company bonus
Expensed company car, pension, healthcare, 25 days holiday

West Midlands

Job Role:
The technical coatings specialist role is tasked with enabling the effective delivery of tailored wood coatings solutions to key customers. The role will be both office and field based, including:
  • Advising and supporting existing customers on best practice for manufacturing processes, use and application of paint spray equipment, factory audits and training.
  • Colour matching, formulating colours, use of colour software and technology, technical advice on coatings and finishes, supplying samples.
  • Direct engagement with customers on-site to understand partnership and business needs.
The Person Needed:

For the role our client is happy to offer structured training and support to develop new recruits. Ideally the successful candidate will demonstrate:
  • Prior experience working in an associated professional environment e.g. paint spraying, finishing, coatings, wood coatings, colour matching or colourist.
  • The ability to develop and learn new ranges of paint, coatings and finishes applications.
  • Confidence engaging face-to-face with professional business customers.
  • A desire to be part of a growing company offering excellent career progression.
Apply Now:

If you'd like to know more, please apply now. You can also reach out to Joe Grace on (phone number removed) for more information.

Key terms: paint, paints, coatings, finishes, wood stain, woodstain, wood stains, woodstains, spray paint, powder coatings, colourist, colour matching, colour-matching, technician, technical specialist, manufacturing, West Midlands, Midlands, Birmingham, Wolverhampton, Coventry, Tamworth, Cannock, Dudley, Burton-upon-Trent, Coalville.