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JOBREQ1800043655 Requisition #

The Lab Technician provides a wide variety of routine, non-routine, and complex technical services in support of engineering and scientific R&D activities in the Architectural Coatings Laboratory.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensures that proper safety attitudes, procedures, and housekeeping are maintained on all work programs and conducts work in a manner that protects self, co-workers, the environment, and the safety of the community.
  • Performs tinting, panel preparation, spray, paint evaluation, coating evaluation, digital and visual color matching, and color quality control as required to support efforts throughout the color lab.
  • Operates and maintains laboratory equipment, including manual and automatic tint machines, with limited supervision.
  • Reports results (in charts, graphs, tables, and reports) in timely manner to meet project requirements.
  • Participates in evaluation and presentation of results in formal and informal atmospheres and makes recommendations when appropriate.
  • Maintains laboratory and equipment in orderly and clean condition.
  • Participates in the in the quality process and maintains requirements for the laboratory.
  • Performs miscellaneous duties as directed.


  • Degree demonstrating chemistry, laboratory, math, mechanical, and problem solving skills.
  • Must be capable working with professionals, engineers, scientists, and project leaders to plan, construct, test, and document laboratory work involving the use of skills learned primarily on the job.
  • Must exhibit behavior demonstrating PPG’s prime success factors including focus on results, drive change, promote teamwork, build trust & respect, understand market & customer perspective in addition to demonstrating openness and flexibility, attention to detail, planning & organizing skills, and problem solving skills.



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)

PPG vision: http://corporate.ppg.com/Our-Company/PPG-Vision.aspx

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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EEO is the Law Supplement: http://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf


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