Technical Service Representative – Glasgow and surrounding

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Technical Service Representative - Glasgow and surrounding

  • Post Date:20th October 2022
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Job Description

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.Technical Service Representative

Marine & Protective Coatings

Competitive Salary and Benefits Package

Based within Commutable Distance of Glasgow and Edinburgh

Experienced in the marine industry, especially in ship building and repair, in a technical services type role, you are ready to make the next step in your career. This Technical Service Representative position with AkzoNobel is the opportunity you are ready for. A world expert in making coatings and operating in over 150 countries, we have been awarded Top Employer status in the UK & Europe. Home to some of the UK’s favourite brands, we are now recruiting a Technical Service Representative to provide a sound technical service for our Marine & Protective Coatings customers in Scotland.

The Role

  • Consult with customers, from ship owners to coating contractors, regarding the quality & application of paint, ensuring all parties understand & agree on painting requirements
  • Advise on paint specification, provide recommendations for preparation & application
  • Ensure the timely delivery of paint & collection of returns
  • Ensure paint is applied in acceptable conditions & according to specification
  • Maintain documents & produce customer reporting
  • Coach & train colleagues
  • Follow set processes & work safely

About You

  • Experience in a technical service, or marine supervisory/ QC environment
  • Experience in the marine industry, especially in ship building & repair
  • Good at resolving problems & prioritising activities
  • Committed customer focus
  • Excellent communication, negotiation & interpersonal skills
  • Enjoys a collaborative working environment where supporting colleagues is key
  • NACE/ Frosio certification an advantage
  • Professional HSE accreditation an advantage
  • For Health & Safety reasons you must be a good swimmer

What Is In It For You

We offer great personal development opportunities and roles with breadth, depth of scope and impact. We also offer comprehensive packages including:

  • Competitive Salary (depending on experience)
  • 25 days holiday excluding bank holidays
  • Income protection
  • Staff discount at Dulux Decorator Centre stores
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Employee Life Assurance
  • Company pension
  • Product discounts
  • Flexible benefits scheme offering benefits including Gymflex, retail card, dental cover and more!

How To Apply

Apply online via the link below and we will get back to you.

We have been inventing the future for more than two centuries and need people like you to be part of the team.

We are advocates of a healthy work life balance and mental wellbeing. We are happy to look at flexible working options for all our roles.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or disability.

Requisition ID: 22516