The general purpose of this position is to apply solvent and water based paints to the exterior and interior of cars. Must ensure that all company guidelines are met, and that all GBW EHS rules are followed when performing duties. In addition, must be able to read and interpret work orders in compliance with FRA, AAR, GBW and customer specifications.
Duties and Responsibilities
The essential duties and responsibilities are listed below. Other duties may be assigned.
Interpret job work orders to perform required railcar coatings
Coordinate and complete coatings in an efficient manner and within assigned hours
Notify supervisor of any materials and/or equipment required to ensure completion of job tasks
Interact with crew members in a team environment, as well as with supervisor
Follow all safety rules, keep work area clean and comply with all GBW Environmental Health and Safety Policies
Ensure FRA, AAR, GBW and customer quality assurance standards are met
Any other duties as assigned such special projects
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Ability to read, write, and communicate English at a proficient level
Ability to learn function specific operational details and pass an exam to demonstrate knowledge
Ability to learn, follow and perform required recordkeeping of GBW EHS, Quality policies, procedures and checklists.
Work in hot and cold environment, in and out of the weather; work safely around heavy equipment and on top of, under and inside railcars, as well as around railroad tracks.
Knowledge of equipment and tools required to perform safe entry for cleaning
Perform/ prioritize multiple tasks with attention to details.
Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
Ability to wear and care for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) including but not limited to steel toed boots, eye protection, hearing protection, gloves, respirators, and a variety of protective suits.
Working Conditions With the exception of clerical, administrative, and some management positions, which require indoor work, the physical environment requires the employee to work both inside and outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, dry/arid and dusty conditions. May be frequently exposed to heights that require the use of fall protection equipment. Team members are required to use personal protective equipment as environmental conditions dictate.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled