Friday , September 22 2023

Ackermans Careers – Colour Development Technician

Website Ackermans

Job Description:

To consistently develop colour, maintaina library of colour and standardof colour approval according to the company product strategy. Our ideal candidate will be self-motivated, passionate about performance, solution-driven, creative and will have the high energy level required for this fast-paced, exciting and dynamic retail environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical advice on how to achieve colour and colour assessment
  • Selecting a range of dyes and best dye profiles to achieve best desired performance
  • Keep records of the dye development process to achieve reproducibility
  • Costing dye recipes
  • Create a colour library and colour management on software
  • Checking each stage of the dyeing process to ensure quality control
  • Provide accurate and timely feedback on the above processes
  • Developing accurate chemical recipes to produce different colours and dyes

Job Requirements:

  • Relevant qualification in dyeing, preferably with the following subjects:
  • Grade 12 Certificate/Matric
  • Textiledyeing and Finishing certificate
  • Diploma in Textile Technology, chemical engineering, analytical chemistry OR
  • RelevantSADFA Certificate (dyeing)
  • Colour matching
  • Fabric dyeing
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in:
  • Tri-chromic selection in accordance with best commercial pricing and worldwide availability of CI numbers
  • Colour matching
  • Previous experience in a colour laboratory or dyehouse
  • Spectrophotometer knowledge and interpretation of spectral values
  • Colour interpretation and formula changing of dye chemistry
  • Colour laboratory formulation of recipe

Job Details:

Company: Ackermans

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Kuils River

Application Deadline: N/A

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