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Engineering Operative - Electrostatic Powder Painter

About Glamox Luxonic

Glamox Luxonic has a combined 94 years of experience servicing the UK market. Our passion for designing and manufacturing energy efficient, aesthetically pleasing lighting products, has seen the company deliver their portfolio of lighting and controls solutions to some of the world’s most innovative businesses, for a wide variety of applications. The company can offer a variety of highly respected brands, including Luxonic, which is manufactured to the highest UK quality standards at the company’s Basingstoke HQ, and proudly bears the ‘Made in Britain’ marque. We offer a range of lighting brands, and provide our customers with expert advice and solutions. Our products are engineered for easy mounting, with modern electronic components and light sources for the best energy efficiency and economy. Our lighting solutions help create the experience of comfortable, flexible and stimulating working environments – enhancing efficiency and performance, while taking care of individual needs.

Purpose of Role

  • To powder paint semi-finished metalwork parts

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform required quality checks including 1st piece, in process and final inspections.
  • Load parts correctly onto line for maximum capacity / unload and palletise painted parts
  • Change hanging patterns as needed
  • Apply powder to parts on the conveyor line, using electrostatic paint gun
  • Troubleshoot process as needed

Essential Requirements

  • Minimum 2 years Powder Coating experience
  • A good understanding of manufacturing and associated techniques (5S/Lean) or ability to learn quickly
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to multi task
  • Effective time management
  • Be physically fit
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work on own or as part of a team


  • GCSE in Maths and English or equivalent

Preferred Skills & Experience

  • Ability to interpret technical drawings would be an advantage.

What characterises the work environment in the department

  • Manufacturing industry

Stress load or special challenges in the position

  • Occasionally paint can become a bottle neck and extended hours are required to work to ease the situation
  • Applicant will need to be a minimum of 1.75m in height due to the restrictions in the plant and the height of the conveyor

Person Specification

Work style

Manual working in metalwork shop

Personal qualities needed in the job

Approachable manner, good communicator with punctual and reliable attendance

A candidate must have the “essential” elements

Be a minimum of 1.75m in height

Educational attainment

GCSE in Maths and English or equivalent

Company Values

Demonstrate the ability to work within the parameters of our core values:

  • Competent
  • Committed
  • Connected
  • Responsible


Application: Send CV to HR manager Samantha Webb, samantha.webb@glamox.com 

Closing date for applications is August 18th.