Summary of Position:* Prepares metal surfaces to receive epoxy coating or paint. Applies coating/paint to a specified standard. Bakes to harden finish, or dries/cures parts to specifications.Key Responsibilities / Essential Functions:* Operates sandblasting machines for removal of scale, flux, corrosion and dirt from metal parts by use of abrasives, forced through jets at high velocity by compressed air.* Operates powered industrial truck (forklift) to load and unload material.* Uses hand tools, hoist/crane, power tools and pneumatic tools as a process of job junction.* Brush paints, spray paints or dips, a variety of parts or products in coating vehicles.* Bakes coated parts in oven to harden finish.* Dries/cures parts in accordance with specifications.* Identifies and reports defective parts.* Observes and complies with all safety regulations and company policies.Other Responsibilities and Functions:* Maintains clean, orderly and safe work area.* Maintains a commitment to teamwork and a positive, supportive attitude to all personnel.* Supports continuous improvement activities (DBS).* Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.Education and Experience:* Education: High School or equivalent.* Experience: Prior painting experience preferred.Skills and Competencies:* Ability to safely operate powered industrial trucks (forklifts)* Ability to read and understand verbal and written instructions, specifications, blueprints or sketches.* Ability to safely operate hand tools, hoist/crane, power tools and pneumatic tools.* Self-motivated, self-starter, sense of urgency, personable, energetic, dependable, honest, and thorough.* Quality conscious with the ability to meet productivity goals.* Excellent communication skills including excellent written and verbal communication skills.* Detail-oriented and able to maintain a high level of ownership and accuracy on all work activities.* Ability to work in a positive manner with other associates within cell areas and develop and maintain. strong working relationships across teams and disciplines.* Can adapt and operate within a high-performance culture.