The Coatings Careers Hub
The Coatings Careers Hub is brought to you by the British Coatings Federation (BCF), the UK’s trade association representing the interests of the decorative, industrial and powder coatings, printing inks and wallcovering manufacturers. The hub brings together career opportunities at member companies of the BCF which includes permanent and temporary vacancies, sandwich and summer placements for students, graduate schemes, and apprenticeships.
About the coatings industry
Though you can't always see them, coatings are everywhere: on our jackets, walls, cars and computers, to name just a few places. The coatings industry impacts a broad range of sectors, from manufacturing to construction, with an estimated 300,000 people using these products as part of their jobs and contributing over £200 billion to UK GDP.
- This sector includes all decorative coatings (sometimes referred to as architectural coatings), which are those applied to buildings and associated structures for decoration and protection. The sector is split into the categories – DIY paints, trade paints, woodcare and specialist paints. Read more