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XL Specialized Trailers is an EEOE

Industrial Booth Painter 1st Shift

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Date Posted: 2/28/2019

Job Location: Manchester, Iowa
Start Date: Immediate
Employment Type: Regular Full-time
Starting Salary Range:

  • Booth Painters:  Starting wage $18.00/hour.  Wage progression at 90 days and six months.

Required Education:  High School Diploma or equivalent
Required Experience: One year painting experience
Required Travel: none

Job Description:

General Summary:

As a valued member of the XL Specialized Trailers team, this job is responsible for performing a full range of specialized coating projects by operating and maintaining paint spraying equipment

Responsibilities, Qualifications or Skills Required:

  • Identify and obtain pertinent information from shop order and shop drawings regarding painting requirements.
  • Set-up and operate spray paint systems and pressure-pot spray systems to apply prime coat paint and top coat paints. Work with solvents, cleaners, paints and coatings.
  • Move components by operating an overhead crane, using safe work habits.
  • Assists in prepping components, sanding and reworking paint.
  • Verifies specifications by conducting a self-inspection.
  • Keeps equipment operational by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following operating procedures.
  • Resolves paint problems by adjusting processes to meet specifications; notifying supervisor to obtain additional resources.
  • Document actions by completing production, quality and time forms.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations.  Wear proper personal protective equipment.
  • Identifies and anticipates safety and health concerns and hazards by surveying environmental, operational, and occupational conditions.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • One year industrial painting experience
  • Basic understanding of shop math
  • Attention to detail and pride in workmanship
  • Ability to wear respirator

Post Offer/Pre-employment Physical and Drug Screen Required.
XL Specialized Trailers is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Applications also available at XL: 1086 South 3rd Street Manchester, IA 52057