Industrial Painter (Powder Coat) - 1st & 2nd shift Hartford, WI

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!!

Manufacturing
Milwaukee
15.05
3/13/2019
4120
Full Time

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.

JOB SPECIFIC

  • 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

DESIRED EDUCATION

High School Diploma or equivalent and two to five years of prior experience on a paint line

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • 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

Job keywords
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