Neogene Paints Limited are a UK based manufacturer of performance paints and coatings for use in industrial applications.
Established in 1934 as Printa Neogene the company was originally sited at Westbourne Park, Paddington, London. The company produced both inks and paints until moving to the current site in Watford in 1991.
Our apprenticeship offering is a great opportunity to become part of a very successful, highly motivated team. You will have the opportunity to develop your skills through a variety of task-based challenges.
Neogene has a long-established presence in the industrial coating industry, with primary focus in the ceramic, glass and plastic coating markets. Neogene operates throughout the globe, selling performance coatings to more than 20 countries. Significant levels of growth in these areas dictates the need for increased staffing levels. Our small team of 20 people has in excess of 300 years total experience with Neogene.
Our apprenticeship offering is a great opportunity to become part of a very successful, highly motivated team. You will have the opportunity to develop your skills through a variety of task-based challenges. You will learn to carry out full batch testing and process control, combined with the formulation and supply of customer samples. Evaluation of raw material performance and product modification will be introduced as you progress through your training. Support will be provided by both QC and product development staff to ensure that your progress as an apprentice is as smooth as possible. A friendly, supportive atmosphere is always present at Neogene, and will help you understand the importance of customer service.
The preferred candidate will have achieved a Grade C/4 or higher in GCSE English and Maths, or an equivalent such as Functional Skills Level 2. In some cases, consideration may be given to candidates who lacks these qualifications though has considerable experience in a relevant sector; however this is at the discretion of the employer.
The Advanced Level Apprenticeship provides individuals with a sound knowledge base that can support them in undertaking further learning and development of their careers in material testing and related areas.
This pathway also offers the participant an opportunity to work in a variety of settings, supporting a wide range of engineering projects.
The experience & qualifications gained from this apprenticeship will prove invaluable to the successful candidate.