Gatley, (Sharston Ind Est)
16 Mar 2017
13 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are a small dynamic team who have this opportunity due to staff retirement.  We seek a colour specialist for full time employment at Impex House, Leestone Road, Sharston, (near Gatley), M22 4RN.

Responsibilities will be,

  • Colour creation and matching of pigments and paints both visually and utilising our Spectrophotometers
  • Accurate record keeping of results
  • Working in accordance with our ISO 9001 & ISO 14001 procedures
  • Enforcing our Health & Safety and COSHH regulations
  • Management of our raw materials

Working in our Laboratory, you will use your colour matching skills to produce finished colours for our polyurethane processing customers.

Applicants must:

  • Exhibit excellent colour vision
  • Possess experience & knowledge of the origination and matching of colours
  • Demonstrate self motivation
  • Lead by example
  • Present mathematical and grammatical competence
  • Display proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Word, & Outlook

Permanent position

Competitive OTE

Small friendly team

Sociable hours

Full annual holidays

If this role appeals to you then please contact

Julie Dykes, Administration Director, ECL Chemicals Ltd.

Apply for Colourist

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB

4000 characters left

By applying for a job listed on you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.