Industrial Painter

Company: Kelly Services ( Learn More )

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US-OK-Oklahoma City
$13.00 - $14.00 /Hour
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Full-Time
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Job Description A stable and successful manufacturing company is seeking an Industrial Painter to join their production team! This is a contract-to-hire opportunity offering a first schedule of 6AM-3:30PM Monday-Friday. If you have at least 2 years of recent experience as an Industrial Painter we would like to speak with you! The primary responsibility of the Industrial Painter is painting surfaces of machinery and equipment in a manufacturing environment. Specific responsibilities include: - Dispose of hazardous waste in an appropriate manner. - Select paint according to company and customer requirements, and match colors of paint following specified color charts. - Mix paints to match color specifications or original colors, then stir and thin the paints, using spatulas or power mixing equipment. - Remove grease, dirt, paint, and rust from vehicle surfaces in preparation for paint application, using abrasives, solvents, brushes, or sandblasters. - Pour paint into spray guns and adjust nozzles and paint mixes for proper paint flow and coating thickness. - Monitor painting operations to identify flaws, such as blisters, streaks, runs, fish eye, moisture, debris and correct their causes. - Sand surfaces between coats of paint or primer to remove flaws and enhance adhesion for subsequent coats. - Disassemble, clean, and reassemble sprayers and power equipment, using solvents, wire brushes, and cloths for cleaning duties. - Spray prepared surfaces with specified amounts of primers and decorative or finish coatings. - Remove accessories from equipment or machines, and mask other surfaces with tape or paper in order to protect them from paint. The successful candidate will demonstrate the following skills and experience: - High School Diploma or equivalent - At least 2 years of recent experience with painting equipment and painting systems - The work performed is conducted in a non climate-controlled facility with moderate noise levels that are within OSHA limits - Must be able to lift 25 - 50 lbs - Must be able to walk, talk, sit, stand, and communicate verbally continuously throughout an 8 hour period
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