Intermediate Painter 2nd shift

Date: Aug 12, 2019

Location: Minneapolis, MN, US, 55427

Tennant Company is a recognized leader of the cleaning industry. Since 1870 we have been passionate about developing innovative and sustainable solutions that help our customers clean more spaces more effectively, addressing indoor and outdoor cleaning challenges. Our products include equipment for maintaining surfaces in industrial, commercial and outdoor environments; detergent-free and other sustainable cleaning technologies; cleaning tools and supplies; and coatings for protecting, repairing and upgrading surfaces. With more than $1B in revenue, Tennant Company operates in three geographic business units including the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa and Asia Pacific. Join the company committed to empowering our customers to create a cleaner, safer and healthier world with high-performance cleaning solutions that minimize waste, reduce costs, improve safety and further sustainability goals.

PURPOSE/SCOPE:

  • The Painter is responsible for successful operation of the paint process including hanging, unloading, pre-staging, masking, and painting parts.  2nd and 3rd Shift Painters will start out with new hire on the job training on first shift for approximately a month and a half prior to transitioning to their assigned shift.

 

GENERAL RESPONISIBILITIES:

  • Perform hanging, unloading, pre-staging, masking, painting operations to established standards. 
  • Follows pre-established guidelines, procedures, plans and priorities as set by the supervisor
  • Understands continuous improvement opportunities of paint processes.
  • Maintains paint equipment in good operating order
  • Performs full color changes, caulking of parts and operates controls side of the paint booth.
  • Performs troubleshooting and adjustment to complete assigned tasks.
  • Identifies problems and/or reasons for paint errors and recommends resolutions.
  • Focuses on continuous improvements of paint processes.
  • Ability to operate in all 7 stations within the paint operations: load, unload, feed side, control side, mask, prestage and lift truck operator.

 

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE & EDUCATION:

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

REQUIRED PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • 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

ENVIRONMENTAL EXPOSURES:

  • 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

SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:

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

 

REQUIRED INTERPERSONAL & BEHAVIORAL SKILLS:

  • Ability to problem-solve.
  • Ability to concentrate on tasks, make decisions and work calmly and effectively in a high-pressure, deadline oriented environment.
  • Willingness to be flexible with time and adjust to a changing work environment.
  • Ability to build and maintain positive relationships, both internally and externally, while maintaining a client service orientation.
  • Ability to use sound judgment and discretion in dealing with highly confidential information.
  • Consistent attendance either onsite or remotely as needed by the business.
  • Ability to take direction and accept supervision.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, organize and accurately prioritize work, be detail-oriented, understand when urgency is required and use good judgment in varied situations.
  • Applies intermediate level skills that are built off of Entry Level Painter skills. 
  • Expected to perform at a high standard of productivity, efficiency and time management.
  • Operates a fork truck.
  • Ability to focus on all key initiatives: safety, quality, delivery, cost and engagement.
  • Applies basic and intermediate level skills. 
  • Basic understanding of Microsoft Windows and Outlook.

 

 

Let us introduce you to Tennant Company. We’re everywhere. In your sports clubs, shopping malls, office buildings, parking lots. We make things that make things look like new. We bring new cleaning ideas to market. There is new dirt every day and our machines clean it up. With manufacturing operations and sales, service and support functions across globe, your journey at Tennant can take you places you never expected. If you want to get your hands dirty on a project, step up with your own ideas, or maybe even explore talents you never knew you had, Tennant Company is a place where that can happen. Because at Tennant, we like to think like new. 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, creed, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other basis protected by state or federal law or local ordinance.

 


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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