Wausau Equipment Company in New Berlin, WI is seeking a Powder Coat Painter on 2nd Shift! This exciting career opportunity works under general supervision, and is responsible for spraying fabricated metal products; selecting and mixing various components together to produce a high quality finished product.
Essential Job Duties:
Selects and mixes powder to produce desired finished product, according to specifications.
Directs paint onto work surface to apply paint; adjust sprayer as necessary to regulate width and pressure of spray.
Work safely in all aspects of daily duties and assignments and practice good housekeeping to ensure safety.
Maintains required paint, safety and breathing equipment and makes adjustments when necessary.
Moves parts manually, by hoist or forklift and secures parts for painting.
Inspect parts for missing welds, weld splatter, weld quality prior to sending units into paint system.
Maintains production quantities, efficiencies and quality.
Ensure correct products and quantities enter and exit the conveyor system.
Ensure quality control in all parts before and after the painting process.
Transport heavy materials through the use of cranes, jacks and other equipment.
Operate the Blast Booth machine as needed.
Perform any other duties which may be assigned by supervisor.
A minimum of two years experience in industrial painting desired; preferably powder coat painting.
Ability to understand the various painting components and how liquids affect each other.
Able to wear a respirator and other personal protective equipment.
Basic math and reading skills needed.
Minimum dexterity required for use of hand and power tools.
Ability to operate under pressure and meet deadlines.
Ability to lift, push or pull 50 pounds independently and over 50 pounds with assistance.
Required standing and/or walking for full shift required. Frequent bending, stooping and lifting required.
Must have good communication skills, both verbal and written.
Must be able to stand approximately 8 hours per day. Must be able to stoop and reach around on a constant basis.
Must be able to work in a non-climate controlled manufacturing plant environment.
Must be able to see, hear, speak and use hand and fingers to use tools and equipment.
Wausau Equipment Company offers competitive compensation and a variety of benefits including:
Shift Premium for 2nd Shift
Health, Dental and Vision insurance
401k Retirement plan with a company match
Flexible spending accounts