Plastics Technical Officer

Location: Thomastown
Discipline: Manufacturing & Operations
Job type: Permanent
Salary: nullAU$80000 - AU$85000 per annum
Contact name: Serina Phan

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Job ref: 200022927_1711516020
Published: 19 days ago

Join Us as a Plastics Technical Officer!

Are you passionate about colour and seeking an opportunity to work in a collaborative, inclusive team environment? Look no further! Our client, a well-established market leader in the plastic industry, invites you to join their team located in Thomastown, Monday to Friday on a full-time basis.

About Our Client - DuroColour:
DuroColour is the largest local manufacturer of colorants and functional additives in Australasia. Specializing in providing superior colour and additive masterbatches to various industries, DuroColour takes pride in delivering quality and enhancing the appearance of customer products. With over 60 years of heritage and market-leading technologies, DuroColour offers unrivalled colour matching and technical expertise across six locations in Australia, New Zealand, and Vietnam.

The Opportunity:
As a Technical Support Officer, you will play a crucial role in matching, developing, and maintaining formulations. You'll provide essential support to internal R&D, Customer Service, and Sales teams.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring accurate colour matches are delivered within specified timeframes, meeting business and market expectations.
  • Maintaining existing formulations across Australia.
  • Responding to customer complaints promptly and accurately.

What You Bring:

  • Quick adaptability to company systems and product ranges.
  • Can do attitude
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • A customer-first mindset.
  • Related industry experience is highly regarded.
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience in ERP systems


While experience in colour matching is advantageous, we value candidates who possess:

  • Colour matching experience in plastic (highly desirable)
  • Plastics industry experience
  • Knowledge of colorants & polymers
  • Knowledge of Additives and processes.
  • High level industry work experience &/ or Tertiary Science studies

Join our client's vibrant team at DuroColour and be part of shaping the future of colour innovation and technical expertise in the plastic industry. Apply now or contact Serina Phan on 1300 287 823 to join this exciting journey with us!