Vacancy

Painter/ Decorator,
Full-time

United Kingdom, ,

Business unit: Paints and Coatings

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we operate in over 80 countries and employ around 35,000 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high performance products and services our customers expect. For more information please visit www.akzonobel.com.

Responsibility

Painter/ Decorator
£Competitive package & benefits
Slough, Berks
 
Eager to learn and keen to develop valuable skills in an international business?
Then this role with AkzoNobel is for you. Home to world class products, we have been awarded Top Employer status and are recognised globally for being first with ideas, driving innovation and delivering market leading products all of which allow us to build successful partnerships with customers.
 
Join us and as an assistant applicator evaluator you will be part of the team helping develop new paints. You will be involved in testing paints to ensure they fit with the needs of customers in Europe and Africa. This will involve testing paints from the field and creating demonstration panels as well as implementing tests to resolve customer complaints. So, you will learn how to work with different testing equipment. You will also assist with paint demonstrations off site. Important will be the ability to follow procedures and work safely.

Vacancy data

Organisation

Job characteristics

Closing date

July 24, 2019

Vacancy number

190001U6

Continent

Europe

Country

United Kingdom

Business unit

Paints and Coatings

Job family

Research, Development & Innovation

Hierarchy level

Entry Level

Full time/part time

Full-time

Contract type

Permanent


Job requirements/Candidate profile

Keen to develop a career in painting and decorating you will be able to demonstrate a commitment to learning and ability to multitask and meet deadlines. You must also have GCSE’s in Maths and English (min grade D), good communication skills and flexible ‘can do’ attitude. You will be effective at teamworking too.
 
We have core principles and values that help our employees and customers know what we stand for. With this in mind, you will also be the sort of person who is not only customer focused but also passionate about excellence and delivers on commitments.
AkzoNobel has a passion for paint. We’re experts in the proud craft of making paints and coatings, setting the standard in color and protection since 1792. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. Headquartered in the Netherlands, we operate in over 80 countries and employ around 35,000 talented people who are passionate about delivering the high-performance products and services our customers expect.         
At AkzoNobel, we believe we can only grow our business as fast as we grow our people, so if you want to be part of  a business that will invest in you and give you the opportunity to develop please visit our website via the link.

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