Production Operator

Axalta Coating Systems Front Royal , VA 22630

Posted 4 weeks ago

Overview

$1,500 Sign-On Bonus:$750 upon hiring; $750 after 6 months

Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. ("Axalta," or the "Company"), is a leading global manufacturer, marketer and distributor of high-performance coatings systems. With over a 150-year heritage in the coatings industry, Axalta is known for manufacturing high-quality products with well-recognized brands supported by market-leading technology and customer service.

Over the course of the Company's history, Axalta has remained at the forefront of the industry by continually developing innovative coatings technologies designed to enhance the performance and appearance of customers' products, while improving the customer's productivity and profitability. Axalta's diverse global footprint of 50 manufacturing facilities, four technology centers, 47 customer training centers and more than 14,000 team members allows the Company to meet the needs of customers in over 130 countries. Axalta serves its customer base through an extensive sales force and technical support organization, as well as through approximately 4,000 independent, locally-based distributors. The Company's scale and strong local presence are critical to its success, allowing leverage of the technology portfolio and customer relationships globally while meeting customer demands locally.

Axalta operates its business in two operating segments: Performance Coatings and Transportation Coatings, serving four end markets, including: Refinish, Industrial, Light Vehicle and Commercial Vehicle, across the following four regions: North America, EMEA, Latin America and Asia-Pacific.

For more information visit axaltacoatingsystems.com and follow us @axalta on Twitter and on LinkedIn.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Handling of hazard chemicals in loading tanks or filling machines

  • Operate fork trucks

  • Ability to demonstrate collaboration skills and work within self-managed team environment

  • Ability to use hand tools and lift up to 75 lbs. and work at heights at or above 30 feet

  • Ability to work productively within a range of temperatures

  • Ability to work rotating 12 hour shift schedule (nights and weekends) with assigned overtime or other assigned schedules

Compensation, Benefits, and Working Hours:

  • Starting rate of $22.12 per hour with an advancement up to $32.49 per hour

  • Shift Premium paid for rotating schedules

  • Axalta provides a very generous package of benefits, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Short-term Disability plan (at no cost to employees), Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, Flexible Spending Accounts,

  • Paid Vacation and time off benefits, including sick leave and 11 paid holidays annually

  • Paid Parental Leave

  • Vanguard-administered 401K Plan with immediate Company match

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma/GED required

  • A valid driver's license required

  • Successfully complete a pre-employment mechanical aptitude test and interview process required

  • Successful completion of background check, physical and drug screening is required

Please note that Axalta Coating Systems will not accept any candidate profiles sent unrequested and unsolicited by recruiting agencies. Axalta Coating Systems collaborates with preferred providers based on framework agreements and will not pay any fees to recruiting agencies without an agreement. Should Axalta Coating Systems receive a candidate profile form a recruiting agency with which there is no framework agreement, and should the respective candidate be considered or hire, this will not entitle the recruiting agency to claim payment or fees.

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Production Operator

Axalta Coating Systems