Lab Chemist (Dye House )

Coats - 10th Of Ramadan City, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 1 year
Career Level:
Entry Level
Job Type:
Full Time
Negotiable, Meal / Transportation / Medical insurance / social insurance / Mobile Allowance / Monthly incentive / Family Insurance
1 open position
About the Job
  • Ensure optimal resourcing and utilization of all LRM functionality in order to effectively manage the laboratory workload and to ensure that all samples are produced within shade tolerance and within service lead times.
  • Monitor, analyze and report on lab to bulk reproducibility and work with bulk dye house team to ensure that the highest levels of lab to bulk reproducibility are maintained.
  • In conjunction with Quality Department, receive and investigate all customer shade complaints and recommend/take corrective action as appropriate.
  • Manage sales team expectations through timely and effective liaison and feedback relating to queries on DTM and Sample Order requests.
  • Monitor and report daily and monthly on matching performance relating to Color Atlas.
  • Communicate effectively on color development issues with other Coats units, as necessary.
  • Work with bulk Feedback team to ensure that the highest levels of lab to bulk reproducibility are maintained.
  • Meet and exceed laboratory service lead time targets and to ensure that exceptions are properly and pro-actively communicated to relevant stakeholders.
  • Perform calibrations of spectrophotometer (including UV calibration) as required and ensure that Maestro correlation is properly enabled on spectrophotometers.
  • As required, provide high quality redye recipes ensuring focus on minimization of attempts per shade.
  • Comply fully with all relevant laboratory SOPs.
  • Through proper recipe pre-screening, ensure that all laboratory batches released for dyeing are done so with the highest quality recipe possible, resulting in the best possible chance of a high colour quality result.
  • Achieve and sustain a high level of safety awareness and compliance among all laboratory staff by constantly monitoring compliance with Lab Health and Safety SOP and machinery operation SOPs, and taking steps to eliminate all risk factors and potential hazards.
Job Requirements


Knowledge and understanding of:

  • Different types of threads
  • Relationship between lab and bulk production
  • Lab dyeing machine capacity
  • Sales department operations
  • Dyeing variables and their impact on laboratory and dye house performance
About this Company

With a rich heritage dating back to the 1750s, Coats is the world’s leading industrial thread manufacturer and a major player in the Americas textiles crafts market. Headquartered in the UK we employ 19,000 employees in over 60 countries across six continents around the world.

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