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Color Coatings Quality Control Technologist

Science & Technology
JOBREQ1800083949 Requisition #

As a Color Coatings QC Technologist, you will be assigned specific color responsibility for automotive OEM products, including Waterbase, Solventbase and Primers! You will evaluate production batches for color, tests physical properties, and adjust to the required color tolerances of the code. This role is accountable for batch approval status and completing customer submission packages. Do you work well across departments? You will ensure upfront problem resolution tools with QC and Production Engineers to resolve batch related concerns!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge and performances of test methods and procedures required in batch QC evaluations Batch color and property adjustment to required specifications

  • Prepare submission and pre-ship packages to the customer.

  • Communicate daily account activities to the incoming shift, team person, technical or others for testing continuation 24 hours per day

  • Attend and provide required data for batch investigations and team meetings

  • Perform 5S housekeeping requirements Participates and support local QC and plant wide goals

  • Participate in continuous improvement activities by using adjustment histories and contribute to the formula optimization process.

  • Ensure the integrity of OEM color programs by working with marketing services, technical and customers to communicate current programs, resolve color problems and help develop future color program strategies.


  • College degree – preferably Chemistry or engineering 

  • Or equivalent of 4-5  years color experience along with working in Lab environment.

  • Experience with QC, color shading, or technical color match (visual and numerical) with a background in automotive quality levels.



About us:

Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday – everyday.


Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:

We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.

We are “One PPG” to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.

We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.

We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.

We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.

We do better today than yesterday – everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.

PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)

We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/

PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees. We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.

PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.

Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.

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