Industrial Painter in New Berlin, WI at Elite Staffing Inc.

Date Posted: 4/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Industrial Painter
New Berlin, WI
1st and 3rd Shifts Available
$14.00 - $16.00 per hour

Summary: Prepares surfaces and applies epoxy and urethane wet paints to obtain
high-grade finishes on parts or products.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned:

  • Applies masking tape and/or caps to protect parts and components that are not to be coated.
  • Wet coats surfaces of manufactured products with epoxy and urethane coatings. Adjust valves on spray gun to regulate width and pressure of spray.
  • Pulls trigger and directs spray onto work surface to apply prime or finish coat. Properly cleans and maintains all spray equipment.


To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Quality- Looks for ways to improve and promote quality.
  • Proficiency -Ability to use the tooling required (gages, guns and pumps).
  • Quantity - Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Works quickly.
  • Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; Reports potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials properly, and as instructed.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Education and/or Experience:

  • High school education or General Education Diploma (GED); or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Skills:

  • Ability to read a limited number of two- and three-syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers.
  • Ability to print and speak simple sentences.

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's.
  • Ability to perform these operations using units of America money and weight measurement, volume and distance.
  • No certifications needed.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to ten (10) pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to twenty-five (25) pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to fifty-five (55) pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is almost always required to stand, use hands to handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.
  • The employee is frequently required to walk.
  • The employee is occasionally required to talk and/or hear.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

  • A full mask respirator with carbon filters or make up air, full paint suit and gloves must be worn at all times during the coating process to protect the painter from fumes and particles.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to work near moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to vibration.
  • The noise level in the work environment if usually moderate.

Elite Staffing, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our policy of equal employment opportunity is to recruit, hire, train and promote persons without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, handicap or any other protected status.