Lab Technician

BOSS PAINTS N.V. - organizačná zložka

Place of work
Kpt. Nálepku 6, 082 71 Lipany, Sabinov
Contract type
Start date

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Together with 3 colleagues, you are responsible for
• the development of thousands of formulations for our decorative paints
• giving 100% colour accuracy to our paints within the preconceived deadlines.
• The production of different types of wall-stickers
Therefore you will be
• weighing paints and pigment pastes
• mixing small amounts of paint and pastes
• applying (e.g. by brush) paint onto (hiding power) charts
• reading colour with a spectrophotometer
• judging colour visually
• working with the colour matching software
• calculating colour formulae in Excel and editing the colour databases
• analysing results critically
• making wall-stickers using a printer, plotter and a laminator
• peeling wall-stickers manually
• testing new kinds or types of wall-stickers
• reporting to the team leader
• working together with 3 colleagues

Information about the selection process

Information about the selection process

In case you fulfil the above started requirements and are interested, please mail your letter of application and C.V. (both in English and Slovakian) to Terezia Mizerakova (
The expected date of the selection procedure beginning of September. Boss paints will contact only selected candidates. Thank you for your understanding, we look forward to our future cooperation.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization

scientific/technical direction or equivalent by experience

Language skills

English - Intermediate (B1)

Computer skills - user

Microsoft Excel - advanced

Personality requirements and skills


• You have secondary education with leaving examination or bachelor degree, preferably in a pure or applied scientific/technical direction or equivalent by experience.
• You are punctual in working with figures.
• You have computer skills in Excel (database management)
• You are able to judge a colour (a colour sight test is part of the selection procedure)
• You have good interpersonal and communication skills.
• You are result oriented.
• You have a sense of responsibility.
• You are hands-on, willing to roll up your sleeves to solve a problem
• You have written and spoken knowledge of English.
• Technical knowledge about printers, print heads, etc. is a plus.


Brief description of the company

BOSS paints is the largest independent paint producer in Belgium. More than 200 enthusiastic and motivated employees each see their job as a personal challenge. Permanent thorough research is the basis for the production of high-quality products. Our research department develops new and improves existing paints taking into account the needs of our customers. These paints create an atmosphere and represent fun, excitement and self-realisation.
BOSS paints also has a reputation as a trendsetter in colour by launching new colour collections every year.
Next to that BOSS paints has recently (2014) started a new activity in Lipany which is the production of wall-stickers.
This activity will take 25 % of the work of each Lab Technician.

Number of employees

3-4 employees

Company address

BOSS paints N.V.
Kpt. Nálepku 6
082 71 Lipany
ID: 3141756   Dátum zverejnenia: 9.8.2017