Located in Hartford is one of the largest industrial powder coaters in the midwest and the largest in Wisconsin. We provide e-coating, wet painting and assembly services, in addition to batch work and blasting services. They are in need of more employees!!
Candidates will set up and operate hand held spray gun to insure complete paint coverage on parts, metal materials and sub-assemblies as they pass through the spray booth on a conveyor line.
- Apply coatings such as paint or lacquer to protect or decorate work piece surfaces using spray guns
- Responsible for mixing and cleanup of paint
- Match or detect differences between colors, including shades of color and brightness.
- Must be able to set-up, clean, maintain and adjust equipment
- Ability to identify and troubleshoot problems at paint line
- Maintain production rates and quality standards
- Check and identify worn parts on spray guns to ensure proper function.
- Examine finished surfaces to verify conformance to specifications; retouch if necessary
- Clean surfaces of work pieces in preparation for coating
- Rinse, drain or wipe coated work pieces to remove excess coating material or to facilitate setting of finish coats on work piece.
- Place coated work pieces in ovens or dryers for specified times in order to dry or harden finishes.
DESIRED WORK / SKILLS EXPERIENCE
- Must have knowledge of paint mixing with solvents and color matching
- Attention to detail so that all surfaces are covered, there are no paint runs, etc.
- Experience with a high volume low pressure pot, airless spray guns
- Good math skills needed
- Safe and efficient handling of materials is imperative
High School Diploma or equivalent and two to five years of prior experience on a paint line
- Must have and wear protective gear designated for the Department
- Must be able to stand for all or most of a regular work shift as well as reach, bend and stoop
- Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds on a regular basis
- Must have visual acuity; ability to match or detect differences between colors, including shades of color and brightness