Technical Dyer

  • Job Reference: AW4020
  • Date Posted: 19 September 2017
  • Location: East Midlands
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive salary
  • Sector: Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Angela Wilkinson
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Job Description

Our client is a global supplier of technical textiles to the aerospace, medical, military and composite sectors. They are currently seeking a Technical Dyer to join their thriving business.

Technical Dyer - The Role:

  • Work within the lab and within the dyehouse.
  • Manage all color and technical issues related to dyehouse.
  • Create colour recipes to a colour standard specified by the customer
  • Ensure accurate logs are documented for future use.
  • Operate colour calibration computer system
  • Maintain high standards of housekeeping and H&S standards in the working area.
  • Be comfortable in covering annual leave for co-workers in other areas within the dyehouse. 
  • Prioritise workload in accordance with the required needs of the customer/business including the required accuracy and within time-scales.

Technical Dyer - The Candidate:

  • Experience in creating dye recipes is essential
  • Must have strong colour acuity/recognition.
  • An understanding of international standards.
  • Understanding of working in accredited lab, optional not essential.
  • Ideally, also able to operate dyehouse machinery where necessary (loading and unloading, mixing dyes, etc). 
  • Strong time management skills
  • Ability and happy to  be trained/ learn new skills.
  • Results focused attitude.
  • Strong attention to detail is an essential quality for this role.

Technical Dyer - The Package:

  • Competitive salary offered.

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.