• Painter

    Posted: 09/12/2021

    JOB SUMMARY: The painter uses an electro-static paint system, maintains worksite and equipment, and fills in anywhere in the painting or assembly process as needed.

    DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: Under general supervision, performs routine and preventive maintenance painting duties, and a full range of specialized painting projects including, painting large structures in severe corrosive environments; performs inspections, clean ups, storage and disposal of paint products; and operates various tools and equipment.
    Specifically:
    •Apply surface coatings to completed parts using hand held spray gun following established paint shop practices.
    •Visually check parts before painting to ensure part prep and after painting for paint runs and light or missed spots.
    •Ensure the proper handling and disposal of waste materials as directed by safety specialist.
    •Clean and maintain paint gun and related parts.
    •Learn all aspects of the painting process and be able fill in for any position as directed by supervisor.
    •Operate paint equipment and machines, handle hazardous material, and manage workflow of parts.
    •Correct work as directed; repair nicks, scratches or other small imperfections in the finish.
    •Clean up work areas, equipment, supplies and materials; apply standard safety practices and procedures.
    •Prepare and submit requests and supportive documentation.
    •Perform a variety of routine and preventive maintenance.
    •Additional duties as assigned.
    •Regular attendance is an essential function of this position.

    EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
    1.HS Diploma or equivalent.
    2.Prior prep or painting experience in manufacturing environment, preferred.
    3.Proficient math skills.4.Ability to perform all operations within acceptable quality and time standards.5.Ability to recognize quality expected and be able to reproduce it.6.Ability to understand and practice shop painting methods and departmental procedures.7.Ability to understand and follow all shop safety practices.

    SAFETY REQUIREMENTS: Must wear required PPE. Ability to lift, push or pull 50 lbs., 75 lbs. on occasion. This position is very active and while performing the duties of this position, employee is regularly required to stand for extended periods of time, walk, bend, kneel, stoop, twist and crouch. Ability to use paint gun and use hands and fingers, grip; reach; balance; and talk and hear. Uses close vision for paint inspection. Demonstrates accountability for all safety procedures. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    Compensation is based upon experience.  Eligible for Sign-On Bonus!  Competitive benefits package includes:  paid health (health savings account with limited match dollar for dollar), dental, vision, life and disability insurances, 401k with match, generous PTO accrual, paid holidays, safety-toed boot program and uniform subsidy, company sponsored events, flexible schedule, referral bonus program, Employee Assistance Program, Wellness Benefit,  generous McFarlanes’ Retail Service Center Employee Discount, and more!  To be considered for this opportunity, please apply in person or submit resume to:  McFarlane Mfg. Co., Human Resources, 780 Carolina Street, Sauk City, WI  53583, or email resume to HR@mcfarlanemfg.com