At Penn Color, we inspire the world’s leading brands to push the boundaries of color and function. We are a third-generation, family owned, global developer and manufacturer of color concentrates, masterbatches, pigment dispersions and additives.  If you desire a long-term career, want to work alongside an exceptional group of people, and wish to use your talents to build a world-class company, then we are your employer of choice! 

Together, we will illuminate the world!

To learn more about recent events, including our expansion into Asia, visit https://www.penncolor.com/about-us/news/

In accordance with our growth plans in Asia, we are now establishing a new manufacturing footprint in Pluak Daeng, Rayong.  This growth has created the opportunity to build a pioneering team.

We are looking for a Technical Laboratory Manager to manage and execute daily operations and to ensure accurate and timely output of results, while maintaining a safe and efficient work environment. You will also work closely within our Technical center in Singapore and our global R&D team.

  • Manage the laboratory team and drive SHE mindset
  • Responsible for daily quality inspections
  • Develop and optimize production methods
  • In cooperation with Purchasing, select and approve suppliers of new raw materials
  • Responsible for alternative material suggestion when needed
  • Responsible for Bill of Material controlling
  • Responsible for the equipment in the laboratory
  • Develop color masterbatch samples in cooperation with customers
  • Participate in meetings with customers and suppliers as needed
  • Support Sales through technical inquiries and new projects as needed
  • Set up and maintain ISO requirements and documented procedures to ensure all results are accurate and reliable for reporting purposes
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements and skills:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or in a related scientific field
  • 7+ years of experience as a Laboratory Manager, Laboratory Supervisor or in R&D
  • Experience in plastics industry, color matching and injection molding is preferred
  • Quality-conscious
  • Able to provide creative suggestions for improvement
  • Self-starter and ability to take end-to-end ownership
  • Advanced computer skills on MS Office; experience with Oracle will be preferred
  • Strong analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Proven ability to prioritize effectively, achieve commitments and deliver results
  • Good English written and verbal communication
  • Locate in Pluak Daeng area will be preferred
  • Willing to explore and learn new things

Please email your CV to:  TLhaotrangsakul@penncolor.com

We are looking to have a fruitful talk with you.  Let’s get in touch.  Color rules our world, and at Penn Color, a world of color awaits you!

What WE can do for YOU

Penn Color offers many tangible and intangible benefits to our full time employees:

Tangible benefits include:

  • Highly competitive compensation
  • A choice between 3 outstanding medical plans (will differ outside the U.S.)
  • 401K with a strong company match (will differ outside the U.S.)
  • PTO to balance your life
  • Additional company perks 
  • And More!

Our intangible benefits really set us apart:
  • Unmatched company stability
  • Long-term career opportunity
  • True open door, friendly environment
  • Ability to "own" your role
  • Company events that bring us all together

Go ahead and submit your resume!

Penn Color, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.  We adhere to a policy of making employment decisions without regards to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability or any other protected categories.  It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given an equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.

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