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  • Job reference: RMS0153483

Specialist Engineer - Paint - 28070

  • Sector: Automotive
  • Location: Castle Bromwich
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 10/03/2015
  • Time left:
    d h m s
    (17/03/15)
This vacancy has now expired.
The Company:
Our Client is a world leading Automotive OEM which is responsible for some of the most iconic 4x4's & Sports Cars produced. Due to the huge demand for current models and substantial investment in future projects there is a requirement for more resources across the business in engineering & manufacturing on a contract basis.

The Role:
Coordinating test programmes for new exterior paint technologies, including paint shop pre-treatment, electrocoats, primers, basecoats and clearcoats. Procuring test substrates, liaising with suppliers to coat test samples, planning, implementing and tracking the test programme to completion, issuing technical reports with conclusions and recommendations. Some laboratory testing and analysis. Some problem solving on issues related to paint processing for body or exterior plastics substrates.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
Thorough technical knowledge of automotive exterior paint materials. Paintshop processing knowledge. Laboratory testing skills. Project management skills. Technical problem solving on issues related to paint. Technical report writing. Supplier management.
Experience in automotive paint development, testing and approval essential. Proven track record in technical problem solving.
A Level, HND required, Degree preferred but not essential.

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
Clear verbal communication, ability to deliver under pressure.
Paint processing and application.

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