Profession lacquer maker

Lacquer makers operate and maintain laquers and syntetic paints mixers and jar mills, making sure the end product is according to formula.

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Personality Type

  • Realistic / Conventional

Skills

  • Measure materials

    Measure the raw materials prior to their loading in the mixer or in machines, ensuring they conform with the specifications.

  • Prepare chemical samples

    Prepare the specific samples such as gas, liquid or solid samples in order for them to be ready for analysis, labeling and storing samples according to specifications.

  • Heat lacquer mixture

    Heat the prepared mixture in order to obtain the wax on the top of the solution.

  • Measure chemical substance viscosity

    Measure the viscosity of the mixed ingredients by using a viscosimeter.

  • Work safely with chemicals

    Take the necessary precautions for storing, using and disposing chemical products.

  • Add colour

    Add the required colour according to specifications for tinting batch.

  • Operate jar mill

    Operate the jar grinding mill in order to mix and produce lacquers making sure the parameters and specifications are according to formulas.

Optional knowledge and skills

dispose of hazardous waste quality and cycle time optimisation ensure compliance with environmental legislation monitor stock level communicate with external laboratories record test data optimise production processes parameters report test findings manage delivery of raw materials program a cnc controller perform machine maintenance clean mixer record production data for quality control report defective manufacturing materials work ergonomically perform product testing spray test panel perform laboratory tests write batch record documentation