colour sampling operator




Colour sampling operators apply colours and finish mixes according to the defined recipes. They apply pigments, dyes or other finishing mixes.

Scope notes

Includes people performing activities in colour kitchen, spraying and coating lines. 
 Excludes people performing activities of leather colour recipe design.

Alternative label

  • color mixer

  • colour sampling operators

  • color blender

  • color sampling operators

  • colour mixer

  • dyers

  • coloring machine operator

  • colour blender

  • colour maker

  • color maker

  • color sampling operator

  • colouring machine operator

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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