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Painter in Miramichi at Superior Industries

Date Posted: 1/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Miramichi
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/12/2018

Job Description

PRIMARY FUNCTION
The primary function of a painter is to prepare metal for painting and apply paint to completed production jobs and sub-assemblies.

ACCOUNTABILITIES
  • Metal meets pre-paint specifications
  • Paint job conforms to required specifications
  • Painting is completed according to planned schedule
  • Minimize paint waste by managing left-over paint
  • Work area is clean and orderly
  • Safe operation of all equipment
PRINCIPAL TASKS
  • Prepare metal for painting, which includes sanding spatter and rust, wiping down steel to remove oil and cutting fluids, and verifying removal of spatter and slag
  • Mix paint properly
  • Use correct paint equipment settings and adjustments
  • Perform daily maintenance routines on paint equipment
  • Identify and mask areas that are not to be painted
  • Use proper paint application procedures
  • Inspect paint job in progress for quality problems, such as runs and missed areas
  • Clean paint booth and lights and change filters
  • Organize and maintain paint trailer
  • Coordinate flow of and complete necessary paperwork
OTHER TASKS
  • Keep paint room floor picked up and free of steel and tools, sweeping as required
  • Follow safe operating and lifting procedures for overhead cranes
  • Operate forklift according to safe operating procedures, including acquisition and maintenance of training certificate
QUALIFICATIONS
  • Past experience beneficial
  • Attention to detail
  • Able to work in a team environment 
 
This job description is intended to be a general guideline of areas of responsibility.  Incidental tasks not listed on the job description will arise and, as a member of the Superior team, each employee is expected to help in as many of these areas as they can to help out with the product flow.