Ink room Tech

Brockton, MA 02301

Post Date: 03/30/2018 Industry: Printing

Salary is based on experience

Job Summary

Develops color formulas and mixes screen printing ink, adhesives, and varnishes for production according to established company procedures and customer requirements. Mixes standard and matched color ink, sample ink batches, prints swatch,and performs color check per color specifications. Estimates quantity of ink to be mixed. Performs vendor quality check on incoming ink. Uses various color measurement instruments, maintains ink inventories, and records by performing the following duties personally or through assistant personnel.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Compares customer's sample with standard color card, or blends pigments into solution and compares results with sample to determine formula required to duplicate colors.Selects formula ingredients according substrate to be printed and properties desired by customer.Records color formula and issues formula and mixing procedure to appropriate workers or mixes ink.Estimates quantity of ink to be mixed according to coverage requirements.May prepares color sequence chart to guide press operator in setting up press.Compares printed swatch with customer's sample to verify color shade.Coordinates ink room activities with printing department production schedule.Uses colorimeter and/or spectrophotometer to match sample colors from customer if necessary.Maintains cleanliness of work area and keeps equipment clean such as air mixers, high-speed dispersion equipment,mills, viscometers, grind gauges, and scales.Keeps inventory of materials and requisitions supplies.Performs vendor quality check on incoming ink.Maintains records to verify ink room operations.

 

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)with emphasis on chemistry; or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Skills in laboratory work, computer, and measurement equipment helpful. Must have good judgment of color.

Job Type: Full-time

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Zeza Gomes
Branch Manager

Zeza Gomes has been working in the staffing industry since 2008 with a focus on administrative/professional placements, and skilled manufacturing positions. Zeza is responsible for the day to day operation of our Brockton office which includes, but not limited to client development, management, recruiting, and compliance with Federal and State Law mandates. She demonstrates extensive knowledge in safety and risk management as well as Human Resources which gives her the skill set to recruit great candidates. She takes pride in connecting great people with great companies.

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