Technical Service Rep | Marine & Protective Coatings

Sydney Permanent
  • Join a market leading Global company with an outstanding reputation
  • Stability in your role with industry leading training and development on offer

About Our Client

Our client is a leading global paints and coatings company. Calling on centuries of expertise, the business supply industries, and consumers worldwide with innovative products and sustainable technologies designed to meet the growing demands of our fast-changing planet. The company employs approximately 35,000 people in around 80 countries. Consistently ranked as one of the leaders in sustainability, the company is committed to making life more liveable and our cities more human.

The business is now seeking an experienced Technical Service Representative to join the International Paint Marine and Protective Coatings Australasia team. This role is to be based in Sydney, NSW.

Job Description

  • Perform Inspection and Infield support to Marine vessel new construction, dry docking and major refurbishment projects, Protective Coating new construction and maintenance projects
  • Witnessing reporting on surface preparation, coatings application and inspection activities specific to the Marine and Protective Coatings industries
  • Maintaining high level confidentiality and credibility along with relevant security passes for governmental projects
  • Deliver product and application training, including support on coating systems and best practice classroom and site-based
  • Complaint investigations including inspections and technical reporting
  • Provide site-based coating and corrosion surveys using proprietary programs
  • Technical support of products, systems, methods and solutions to applicators and clients
  • Attend and work within docks, hardstand, facilities and associated environments, onboard marine vessels, bridges, tunnels, high value infrastructure buildings, mines, offshore facilities, processing plants, water and waste-water infrastructure and further sites and industries
  • A suitable level of fitness, including the ability to swim, climb ladders and to operate at heights and in confined spaces are inherent requirements of the role

The Successful Applicant

  • Australian citizen - MUST BE
  • Applications and inspection experience, minimum NACE I
  • 3-year (min) experience in the Marine and or Protective Industry, or similar relevant coatings industry
  • A good understanding of coatings and the mitigation of corrosion
  • Marine Antifouling technologies, Marine Class societies, Dry Docking procedures, New Building procedures, coating efficacy inspection and reporting (such as antifouls)
  • Must have a high-level customer focus and ability to cope with several priorities concurrently
  • Ability to deal appropriately and diplomatically with stakeholders at all levels and disciplines
  • Team-orientation
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills, negotiating/Influencing skills
  • Detail-minded and organisational skills, problem solving skills
  • Ability to exhibit commercial confidentiality
  • Reporting and literacy skills, including high level computer and applications literacy
  • Ability to undertake and pass Australian security and police checks as required for employment and access to customer sites.

What's on Offer

  • Global company with global opportunities
  • Niche market leaders with a solid pipeline of projects and stability
  • Competitive salary Package + annual incentive program
  • Structured training and development programs

Jonathan MaGrath
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Phone number
0405 821 044

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Engineering & Manufacturing
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Industrial / Manufacturing
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Jonathan MaGrath
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0405 821 044
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