Industrial Painter - $18/Hr - 1st Shift


Posted: 03/16/2023 Employment Type: Contract Job Number: TM3675752721 Pay Rate: 18.00

Job Description

1st shift Painter 


1st shift opportunity with Berrien County Manufacturer. Will work 6:00am - 2:30pm Monday - Friday with additional Saturday overtime as needed. This position will involve preparing items for painting, mixing paints and painting component parts and equipment using paint pot and air paint spray gun.  Temp to hire position starting out at $15.00/hr - $18.00/hr depending on experience. Qualified candidates can apply online at and contact TeKyrua R. at 269-588-4533 with questions.


Job Duties
  • Inspect items to be painted for proper welds
  • Remove weld spatter and excess weld, sharp edges and burrs using a wire wheel, air chisel, electric grinder, or file
  • Clean and prepare the surface to be painted – wiping down with paint thinner to remove grease, dirt, and oil, and masking off areas not requiring paint
  • Apply primer coat and buff out primer runs
  • Mix paint with thinner
  • Paint product according to specifications using paint pot and air paint spray gun
  • Check product for necessary paint touch-up after item is re-assembled
  • Install data plates, warning labels and other signs
  • Clean painting equipment and paint booth
  • Inventory, requisition, and rotate paint stock
  • Read blueprints, diagrams and/or schematic and job orders


  • One to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to accurately measure with a tape measure and square to 1/32" and convert decimals to fractions
  • Ability to read blueprints and schematics and able to distinguish stainless steel, carbon steel and aluminum
  • Be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds


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TeKyrua Roberts

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