Jr. Lab Technician (Color Group) in Pune at Behr Process Corporation

Date Posted: 9/4/2019

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Job Description

Job Description

JOB Title    : Junior Technician

Reports to : Associate Scientist

Job Summary:

  • Color Matching by using Spectrophotometer
  • Performing TM127
  • Tinting for colors for shade matching
  • Drawdown Making
  • Evaluation of colorants in different bases


  • Should able to tint & Drawdown - 70/shift
  • Makes a minimum 100 drawdown/shift. Max 200 DD/shift
  • Accurate hand weighing the colorants
  • Base filling 60 GL per shift
  • Should know all color calculations required to do bench work
  • Use “Color Calculation” sheets to convert color formulas from volumetric to gravimetric
  • Should perform different physical testing of paints & Colorants properly
  • Accurately perform the QC for colorants like KU, ICI, pH, WPG
  • Actively participate in cleaning
  • Should update the data on time and accurately
X-rite skills
  • Able to find standards within a specified Database and Customer
  • Able to read drawdown using spectrophotometer against a specified color standard
  • Understands the difference between a “Sample”, “Trial” & “Match”
  • Should know how to use X-Rite for basic functions like CR, Reflectance, TS, etc


  • Diploma in Chemical engineering or B.Sc. Chemistry Fresher
  • Should have a general understanding of basic color theory, Metamerism, L,a,b and reflectance curves
  • Should understand the BSTM
  • Should have basic knowledge of paints and colorants
  • General awareness of major Behr product line 
  • General awareness of MSDS of colorants
  • Should have basic knowledge of excel for updating data & EFB
  • Able to read, write and speak  basic English
  • Follow company ethics, protocol & safety
  • Good attendance and Punctuality
  • Able to maintain confidentiality
  • Multitasking ability


  • Excellent in Excel sheet operation
  • Very good English communication
  • Previous experience in color matching
  • Use of DOE software
  • Very good experience in paints


Full or Part Time

Full time

BEHR (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

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No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.


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