Ceramic Spray Painter

Ceramic Pattern Maker

Minimum - 5th standard pass

Will be updated

The tasks a Spray Painter (Ceramics) is expected to perform include:

Spraying paint on pottery, porcelain ware, bricks, tiles, or spraying liquid glaze on large pieces which cannot be dipped easily in a solution

Filling container of spray gun with paint or glaze of desired colour; fixing container to spray gun and coupling gun to air-hose

Starting compressor or opening valve on compressed air line

Pressing trigger and directing spray of liquid over surfaces of objects

Placing ware on rack to dry

Cleaning gun and hose with solvents

Knowledge of the different types of paints to use

Ability to trace design prior to painting or sketch guidelines for decals as sketch liner

Well-versed with grinding colours on pottery tile, using palette knife, to mix colours and oils to desired consistency

Ability to use spray paint machines

Proficient with melting or heating coating material to specified temperature

Knowledge in using stencils for spraying various designs on objects

Ability to mix colours

Will be updated

Attention to detail

Good hand-eye co-ordination

Motor skills

Good colour sense

Manual dexterity

It requires one to be on their toes

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours
Ceramic manufacturing units usually work for 6 days a week and 8/10 hours everyday. This may vary from unit to unit

Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?
This job is suitable for candidates with One Leg ( OL) and Hearing Impaired (HH)

The job is listed as mildly hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act 1948 (section 87)

Occupational hazards may include musculoskeletal disorders, respiratory disorders, injuries, eyesight problems, nerve disorders, skin problems, vision and hearing impairment, etc.

Health risks include exposure to toxic chemicals in art and clay materials, exposure to harmful levels of volatile solvents used in paint and coating, sharp crafting tools, exposure to heavy dust, lifting, pushing, pulling, and repetitive tasks, confined spaces, etc.

For freshers - INR 5,000 to INR 6,000 per month

For candidates with 2-4 years of experience or more - INR 7,500 to INR 10,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Employment Prospects and Significant Growth of Indian Handicrafts Industry

Indian Handicrafts represent beauty, dignity, form and style. In the 1970s, the government began initiatives for the preservation of crafts and skill upgrade to focus on meeting the challenges that the sector was facing. However the focus shifted to export in the later decades. It plays a significant role in the country?s economy and provides employment to more than 7.3 million people; mostly from rural and semi-urban areas.

Today, handicrafts and handcrafted gift items manufactured and exported from India are much sought-after and have established an unsurpassable reputation in the international market. According to provisional data, the exports of Indian handicrafts in the period of April-August 2014-15 has shown an increase of US$ 256.32 million, which is about 18.06% over the same period in 2013-14. Based on historical trends, the Handicrafts sector is expected to grow by 16% during 2013?17 and by another 16% during 2017?22. As the industry grows, so will the job opportunities for Spray Painter (Ceramics).

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