Painter - Powder Coat (2Nd Shift)

Alamo Group New Berlin , WI 53146

Posted 2 weeks ago

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.

Experience & Other

Requirements:
  • 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

  • Wellness programs

  • Flexible spending accounts

  • Paid vacation

  • Paid holidays

  • Tuition assistance

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Painter - Powder Coat (2Nd Shift)

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