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With more than $1B in revenue, Tennant Company is a globally recognized leader in the cleaning equipment industry. For the past 150 years, we have been passionate about developing and manufacturing innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers. At Tennant Company, we are committed to stewardship and creating a cleaner, safer and healthier world. With manufacturing, operations and sales, service, and support functions across the globe, your journey at Tennant can take you places you never expected.


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Intermediate Painter

The Intermediate Painter is responsible for the successful operation of the painting process including hanging, unloading, pre-staging, masking, and painting parts.  In this role, you’ll put the finishing touches on parts to achieve Tennant Company’s high-quality standards. If you enjoy having established procedures and standards of work, using your problem-solving skills and continuously seek ways to improve, then this is the role for you.



  • Perform hanging, unloading, pre-staging, masking, painting operations to established standards
  • Follow pre-established guidelines, procedures, plans, and priorities as set by the supervisor
  • Maintain paint equipment in good operating order
  • Perform full-color changes, caulking of parts and operates controls side of the paint booth
  • Troubleshoot and adjust to complete assigned tasks
  • Identify problems and/or reasons for paint errors and recommend resolutions
  • Focus on continuous improvements in paint processes



  • H.S. Diploma or Equivalent
  • 2-4 years related experience   
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship



  • Requires standing 90% of shift
  • Frequent bending, twisting, squatting, and lifting with arms extended
  • Must be able to lift up to 45 lbs. Average part weighs 5 - 15 lbs.
  • Requires good manual dexterity



  • Hearing and vision protection required in all areas
  • Safety shoes required in all areas
  • Exposure to oil, grease, dust, metal particles, sparks, sharp-edged materials



  • Exposed to hazards/risks that require body protection (gloves, pants, steel toes, sleeves, safety glasses, etc.)


Begin your journey with us. Let's reinvent how the world cleans. 


Equal Opportunity Employer

Tennant Company is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made on the basis of individual skill, ability, reliability, productivity, and other factors important to performance. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, military service, pregnancy, sexual orientation, genetic information (including family medical history), marital status, gender identity or expression, parental status, political or any other non-merit based factors protected by state or federal law or local ordinance.

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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