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Automotive / Semi Painting

Cedar Rapids, IA

Job Information:

JW Bell LLC, Cedar Rapids IA
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Position Overview: 
Have the ability to properly schedule the workflow. Making the best use of time to ensure manufacturing schedule is maintained and enforced.

This position is responsible for performing routine and preventive maintenance painting duties, and a full range of specialized painting projects including, painting large and small structures, performs inspections, clean ups, storage and disposal of paint products; and operates various tools and equipment. You must provide your own hand tools. These are not provided by the company.

Position Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Apply coatings per design specifications for clients
  • Correct imperfections or roughen surface.
  • Carefully cleanse product to remove dust and dirt.
  • Cover portions of product with tape and paper.
  • Fill the machine's tanks with a mixture of paints or chemicals, adding prescribed amounts of solution.
  • Adjust nozzles on the spray guns to obtain the proper dispersion of the spray.
  • Check the flow and viscosity of the paint or solution.
  • Check product for flaws, bubbles, or imperfections.
  • Maintain equipment. (use maintenance form and schedule )
  • Fill out and turn in daily paint usage sheets and paint inventory order sheets
  • Fill out and turn in weekly paint hours for exhaust
  • Keep inventory of paint and keep paint room neat and organized

Skills Required:

2 years plus experience in manufacturing, structural, industrial painting or automotive paint.

Physical Requirements:
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds
  • Position involves being on your feet for long periods of time, bending, twisting, and lifting.

*All employees doing exterior paint spraying with such paints shall be protected by suitable filter cartridge type respirators in accordance with the requirements of subpart I of this part and by suitable protective clothing.

*A competent person shall inspect all power and lighting cables to ensure that the insulation is in excellent condition, free of all cracks and worn spots, that there are no connections within fifty (50) feet of the operation, that lines are not overloaded, and that they are suspended with sufficient slack to prevent undue stress or chafing.

*Suitable fire extinguishing equipment shall be immediately available in the work area and shall be maintained in a state of readiness for instant use.

*Painters must maintain clean shaving in order to properly fit respirators and masks.

*JW Bell is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. JW Bell is a drug and alcohol free environment.

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the employee in this position. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of a person in this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


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Automotive/Semi Painting


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Posted 11/04/17

Job ID: 29353261