Ink SCM

Manipal

July 5, 2022

Purpose of the Job

Responsible for offset & flexo UV ink formulations.

Roles & Responsibilities
Primary :
  • Develop new UV ink formulations using existing or new materials for new enquiries.
  • Resolve ink quality issues and recommend changes in materials, processes if any.
  • Vendor development and qualifications.
  • Document and report result of ink formulation testing, maintenance, development and issues in accordance with quality standards.
  • Maintain the quality instruments as per the standards.
Other :
  • Review supplier quality assurance certificates of conformance.
  • Perform quality assurance testing on incoming raw materials.
  • Document and report result of incoming raw materials quality assurance testing.
  • Develop and maintain raw materials quality assurance testing procedures.
  • Conduct audits on in-process tests used in production relating to inks and other raw materials.
Experience & Expertise

0 to 1 years

Qualification

M.Sc. – Chemistry / B.Sc. Printing technology / BE Chemical engineering

Functional & Behavioural Skills
  • Experience in UV inks (offset / screen / flexo printing) is most desirable. Especially UV offset & UV flexo inks - R&D – formulations, production & customer complaint handling
  • Experience in other ink formulations can be considered.
  • Should have knowledge of lab instruments, processes and techniques/methods applicable to quality control.
  • Experience in audits – an advantage
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Excellent color matcher
Key Knowledge Domains Expected :
  • Printing techniques and limitations
  • Instrumentation w.r.to inks
  • Polymer chemistry, surface and colloid chemistry
  • Vendor management

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