Colormatch Lab Technician


Atlanta, GA, US, 30318

Remote or On-Site:  On-Site
Req ID #:  3010


Sun Chemical, a member of the DIC Group, is a leading producer of packaging and graphic solutions, color and display technologies, functional products, electronic materials, and products for the automotive and healthcare industries. Together with DIC, Sun Chemical is continuously working to promote and develop sustainable solutions to exceed customer expectations and better the world around us. With combined annual sales of more than $8.5 billion and 22,000+ employees worldwide, the DIC Group companies support a diverse collection of global customers.

Sun Chemical Corporation is a subsidiary of Sun Chemical Group Coöperatief U.A., the Netherlands, and is headquartered in Parsippany, New Jersey, U.S.A. For more information, please visit our website at or connect with us on LinkedIn or Twitter


Atlanta, GA

Day Shift


The Color Match Lab Tech is responsible for providing color match and color proof support to our customers; as well as providing color support for national projects.  Apply color theory and digital color principles using various lab equipment, SAP, Outlook, Excel, and color software/hardware to yield proficient color matching and proofing to meet customer.  Salary range dependent upon experience. Further training in the position is available.



  • Create and reproduce high-quality Color Match and proofs for all incoming requests for supporting geographical region and national new business projects.
  • Format and create customer presentations in accordance to established strict specification tolerances.
  • Performs standard color proofs to ensure compliance to customer and internal specifications, uses various proofing equipment across multiple applications, color software/hardware, color data transmission and submits proof results.
  • Provide accurate formulae for both local and feeder sites in a digital shared file.
  • Accurate real time accounting of and reporting of color match data through designated software.
  • Complete and accurate data entry reporting of all project activities daily through designated software.
  • Use appropriate colorants, finished ink systems, additives, special effect metallic, pearlescent, optical brighteners, vehicles and extenders.
  • Use of various substrates for color matching and proofs.
  • Maintains lab and equipment in the highest standards for a clean working environment.
  • Performs calibration of all lab equipment according to frequency schedule.
  • Data entry of project in appropriate file location either physical, electronic or both.
  • Adheres to all safety rules and regulations according to quality and safety policies.


Education & Experience:

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Good organization skills: ability to prioritize.
  • Strong Customer Service Skills with the ability to follow up and follow through


Preferred Education & Experience:


  • Preferred, AS degree, technical trade school preferred or minimum 4 years ink industry technical experience
  • InPlant experience a plus
  • 4-6 years prior color matching in multiple ink systems


We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k)+match and life insurance. Eligibility of benefit timing may vary.



It is Sun’s policy that applicants for employment are recruited, selected, and hired on the basis of individual merit and ability with respect to the position being filled. Sun prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identify, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by applicable law.

Employment agencies are an important component of our talent acquisition strategy, and we value the partnerships we have built with our preferred vendors. We will not accept unsolicited resumes from employment agencies for any employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Sun Chemical or directly to hiring managers in any form without a signed contract on file, and search engagement for that position, will be deemed unsolicited in nature, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired as a result of the referral or through other means. Additionally, any resume submitted without a contract in place will be considered property of Sun Chemical and no fees will be paid to the agency if the candidate is hired.


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta