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Company: Award Staffing
Location: Saint Paul
Posted on: July 7, 2024

Job Description:

About the Opportunity: - Job Title: -Blaster/Primer - Pay: -$19/Hour - Location: Vadnais Heights, MN - - Schedule: -1st -Shift, Mon-Fri 6AM-2:30PM. -Daily functions:

  • Discusses/reviews work orders, prime specifications, parts, and painting requirements with Lead to assure an awareness of job requirements and parts flow.
  • Obtains parts or units to be painted and primed using forklift, crane, or trucks.
  • Prepares each work piece to ensure that no damage will occur while grit blasting and priming.
  • Operates PBC Autoblast system to obtain desired finish on work pieces.
  • Obtains primer/paint and mixes to proper consistency and viscosity.
  • Assembles painting equipment and connects paint containers, ensuring that pumps are properly cleaned and connected.
  • Properly apply primer, using air assisted spray system to achieve desired/required finish.
  • Continuously inspects blasted, primed, and painted parts or units to ensure proper coating application and makes gun adjustments as required.
  • Responsible for all minor repairs on blast and prime booths; repairs, cleans, reassembles spray guns and other related items.
  • May provide work direction to less experienced department employees.
  • Accumulates, inspects, and labels waste materials by company and safety standards. Informs supervisor when drum is full for removal.
  • Responsible for handling all fabricated parts, inventory on paints, thinners, reducers, hardeners, and coal tar.
  • Paints racks, trailers, fixtures, tables, pipeline, elbows, parts for maintenance and spare parts
  • Operates bar code scanner/computer.
  • Other duties as assigned.Desired qualifications:
  • Must have High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 2-4 years' experience with pressure feed power washers preferred, spray guns preferred, hand trucks preferred, forklift preferred, PBC Autoblast system preferred, cranes preferred and common hand tools preferred.
  • Familiarity with computers.
  • Use of handheld scanners preferred.
  • Strong Attention to detail.Physical requirements:
  • Required to re-certify for respirator use annually as the work environment contains hazardous, dust, fumes, and coal tars.
  • Perform work on the production floor 100% of the time.
  • Lift up to 50 pounds, as needed.
  • Standing for long durations of time.
  • Must be able to bend, stoop and crouch.What you might find meaningful and fulfilling about this role:You are a member of a great team. -You are a part of a team that works together to create world renowned pumps and pump trucks that are virtually important to infrastructure. -Seeing the tangible results of the work you created by hand. -
    Company Perks:
  • Employee events and recognition programs -
  • Top-tier benefits -
  • Career Growth -
  • Great, supportive people to work with -
  • Company social events -Please be informed: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. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands and fingers to handle, feel, or operate objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand, talk, and listen. The employee must be able to use a computer, phone, and standard office equipment daily. - -Are you the kind of individual who embodies these qualities? - Dependability: -In the world of light industrial jobs, being counted on is essential. You're the one who shows up on time and gets the job done right every time. Your consistency and trustworthiness are what set you apart. - Work Ethic: -You believe in doing things well, no shortcuts. You're the person who puts in the effort, takes the initiative, and brings a can-do attitude to everything you tackle. - Positive Vibes: -Even when things get tough, your positivity shines through. Your optimism not only lifts your spirits but also brightens up the whole work environment. You're the one that others look up to during challenges. - Team Spirit: -You know the power of working together. Your ability to collaborate, communicate effectively, and contribute to the team's success makes you an invaluable asset. -These character traits, combined with relevant technical skills and expertise, make for an ideal employee that any organization would be glad to have on board. -Now picture this: -You, with these qualities coursing through your every step, step into the heart of Award Staffing. Here, your qualities aren't just noticed; they're celebrated with an intensity that booms. We're not merely extending a job; we're laying the path for you to become part of a team that doesn't just see your potential but fuels it, nurturing your growth like sunlight nurturing a budding seed. -Imagine working in an environment where your reliability, strong work ethic, positivity, and team spirit are not just appreciated but actively encouraged. At Award Staffing, we're all about making your work experience meaningful and rewarding. -If you're ready to embark on a journey that aligns with your values and offers opportunities for growth, join us as a Blaster/Primer. Your qualities are what we're looking for, and we can't wait to welcome you to the Award Staffing family. Apply now, and let's create a brighter future together. -Discover Award Staffing: -As a renowned local staffing agency, Award Staffing is recognized for its exceptional talent and transformative impact on workplaces. Recently honored as -a top 3 workplaces in Minnesota -by the prestigious Star Tribune, we have set the gold standard for success and collaboration. -In a nutshell, our mission is to connect people through meaningful work. We firmly believe that work should go beyond being a mere means to an end. It should inspire, fulfill, and empower you - this is our commitment driving force. By Partnering with companies of all sizes across diverse industries, we're dedicated to finding you a job that perfectly aligns with your skills and experience. Our knowledgeable team is here to provide exceptional customer service, understand your goals and guide you through the job search journey. -Join us on the journey of purposeful work. Apply with Award Staffing today, and let's pave the way to your dream job in the vibrant Twin Cities area. -AAP/EEO StatementAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Award Staffing Inc. is a Drug-Free Workplace/EEO Employer.PandoLogic. Keywords: Explosive Expert, Location: VADNAIS HEIGHTS, MN - 55129

Keywords: Award Staffing, St. Paul , BLASTER/PRIMER, Other , Saint Paul, Minnesota

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