We are recruiting for a Paint Technician for our client in West Columbia.  Pay is based on experience but ranges from $16.00-18.00 an hour. 


Position is responsible for changes, set-up and maintenance of machine and equipment parameters. The Paint Tech must follow and maintain safety practices to ensure that self and other team members are working in a safe environment to prevent injuries. Responsible for assuring that all machines and equipment are properly functioning. Interfaces with purchasing, shipping, receiving, production, engineering, and quality assurance to assure products are produced in a timely and cost effective manner.

  • Must be physically capable of walking for the entire work shift.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds repeatedly.
  • Repeated bending and lifting during the shift.
  • Ability to work in a hot environment due to ovens

Under administrative direction and general supervision for the following major tasks :
  • Assists in supervising and managing shift and training of operators and utilities.
  • Serves as Supervisor as needed.
  • Assists in coordinating work flow throughout department
  • Adjusts, PM's, and monitors machines to assure product control
  • Coordinates and advises product and production problems and changes with peers on other shifts
  • Provides technical expertise and collaborates with other departments as necessary to assure quality, productivity, and inspection procedures meet with department and shift needs
  • Participates in company programs such as communications, job training, etc.
  • Complies with all applicable rules and regulations of the company
  • Sets, troubleshoots, and adjusts all paint and secondary equipment.
  • Complete all applicable reports
  • Completes process set-up verifications and changes to insure that product meets design intent and customer specifications
  • Insures that all daily process checks are completed accurately
  • Uses a variety of tools to perform machine set-up and troubleshooting.
  • Repair and rebuild paint guns and paint racks as needed
  • Measures and complies with environmental health and safety system
  • Monitors housekeeping and maintains good housekeeping
  • Performs other duties as required or directed
  • Ensures communication of any changes to process is documented on OIS and training is complete.
  • Functions as utility for the paint line.
  • Three to Five years of paint line / powder coat painting experience required
  • Well-rounded in mechanical aspects of a powder coat line.
  • Strong personal leadership and communication skills resulting in clear and concise communications delivered in a professional manner
  • Fork Lift experience preferred

This is a non-management position
This is a temp-hire position

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