Posted on Oct. 17, 2016
We are seeking skilled Automotive Painters to work for a major truck manufacturing company.
Painting, sanding, polishing, detailing, and performing other exterior work to larger vehicles.
• Must provide a resume. Must have 2-3 years experience painting box trucks or large vehicle
• Must be able to pass a background screening and drug test.
• Knowledge of " Single Stage" paint process and mixing paints.
Pay Rate - $13.00 - $14.00/hour
Shift- Monday - Thursday 6:00 am - 4:30 pm (Overtime available)
Overview of Automotive Painter Position:
Apply sub-coatings and finish coatings to all metal components and finished product. Fulfill all painting requirements to include from parts painting to complete vehicle paint, both in solid and metallic colors. Mix all products according to specifications. Check all painted materials for proper surface condition and proper paint preparations and repair as required.
Understand and carry out verbal and written directions in English.
Set work priorities to meet production goals as scheduled per assigned department.
Mix coatings with thinner and catalyst to correct mixture, using color mixture equipment.
Apply coatings with all types of spray equipment to meet coverage and gloss standards.
Be able to correct errors in application of all types of coatings.
Paint the parts and understand the acceptable quality of finish.
Clean and inspect parts prior to painting.
Follow all procedures for a quality, lasting paint finish.
Be able to mix and spray all products used.
Maintain spray equipment to meet operational standards, but not including repair of equipment.
Help train other painters both in production and quality.
Be compliant with all the rules of conduct and attendance per the company handbook.
Other duties and responsibilities as required.
Ensure that hazardous waste that is handled is placed into the proper container(s).
Maintains all satellite and storage containers in a closed position unless adding or removing waste.
Ability to read, write, comprehend, and verbally communicate simple instructions, short correspondence and memos in English.
Ability to read English and Metric tape measures and use measuring devices.
Ability to perform all operations within acceptable quality and time standards.
Ability to recognize quality expected and be able to reproduce it.
Ability to run dual action sanders, grinders and miscellaneous hand tools.
Ability to spray primers with an air paint system.
Able to read and interpret shop orders to determine the color required.
Able to determine the proper surface condition for acceptance of paint and prepare if required.
Must have full knowledge of quality requirements to produce acceptable finish paint.
Must be able to spray an entire vehicle body with acceptable quality level.
Must be able to retain information taught with regard to chemicals and related items and the proper usage of the same.
Able to learn how to mix primers and other paint products.
Must have general knowledge of OSHA and EPA standards.
Be trained in Hazardous Materials Handling Operations with an annual refresher course.
Hazardous waste training shall be provided to employee within six months of the date the employee filled this position and a review of this training provided every 12 months thereafter. Employee shall be supervised until training is complete. This training will consist of at least 30 minutes of classroom instruction and additional on the job training as needed.
Training will include familiarization with roles as outlined in Hazardous Waste Contingency Plan.