New Flyer of America – Painter – 1st and 2nd Shift

at New Flyer-US
Location St. Cloud, Minnesota
Date Posted July 30, 2022
Category Trades & Services
Job Type Not Specified

Description

New Flyer is North America's heavy-duty transit bus leader and offers the most advanced product line under the Xcelsior and Xcelsior CHARGE brands. It also offers infrastructure development through NFI Infrastructure Solutions , a service dedicated to providing safe, sustainable, and reliable charging and mobility solutions. Further information is available at

POSITION SUMMARY:

Develop the skills needed for the cleaning and preparation of coaches for paint applications, primers and top coatings, operate the equipment needed.

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Be able to perform the tasks of the Paint Assistant and Decal Technician positions. Possess the skill set to apply all paint applications within the Paint Department.
  • Prepare multiple surfaces for priming and painting.
  • Knowledge of equipment used and the skill to use the equipment for surface preparation for application of liquid coatings.
  • Knowledge and skill to use the paint mix system and properly log in paint and material usage.
  • Develop a complete understanding of quality paint standards to ensure that the paint finishes produced by the paint department is of the highest quality possible.
  • Become acquainted and continuously follow all painting safety policies and procedures on the job.
  • Must regularly lift and move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and move up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, and reach. Must be able to climb up and down, as well as work using a ladder.
  • Must be able to wear respirator for up to eight hours.
  • Clean work areas and keep all dirt/dust, trash, used sandpaper, etc. from off the floor and in other areas by following 5S and other lean initiatives.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL:

  • Previous automotive paint and/or production work desirable, but not required
  • Ability to read and follow intermediate measurements and instructions, possess elementary mechanical aptitude.
  • Good communication skills, ability to work with little supervision, and ability work in a team environment.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Must complete Paint Assistant training
  • Must have good attendance

New Flyer is an EEO/AAP/Female/Minority/Disabled/Vets Employer

WHY JOIN OUR TEAM:

  • NFI Group has been named a Manitoba Top Employer for 2020 and this is the tenth since the competition was established in 2007.
  • Employee social committee organizes numerous events throughout the year, including summer barbecues, holiday festivities, sporting events and tournaments, and much more.
  • Ongoing employee development through a variety of in-house training initiatives along with tuition subsidies for courses at outside institutions.

OUR WHY:

We exist to move people. Our mission is to design and deliver exceptional transportation solutions that are safe, accessible, e fficient and reliable.

NFI Group is a leading independent global bus manufacturer providing a comprehensive suite of mass transportation solutions. News and information are available at , , , , , and .

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