Painter 1

Job Description

Painter 1

Job Description

  • Prep, prime and topcoat light rail vehicles.
  • Hand, block and mechanical sand the car shell for primer and paint.
  • Masks and cleans surface for proper adhesion.
  • Primes and undercoats the vehicle. Assists other painters as needed.
  • Sanding with orbital sander the car shell and body work as needed.
  • Basic assembly work.
  • General maintenance of equipment.
  • Ability to read, write and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, memos and technical documentation in English.
  • Must have basic English skills with ability to effectively communicate to other workers and supervisors within the company.
  • Ability to effectively present information one-on-one and in small group situations.
  • Basic mathematics such as ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Ability to compute rate measure using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Mix paint as required. Apply various coatings such as Tectyl and Convoy.
  • Other duties may be assigned.
  • Must be able to read and understand MSDS, TDS (Technical Data Sheets).

A spirometry and respiratory test may be required as this position will require use of respirators and paint suits to perform the functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and toxic or caustic chemicals. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, high precarious places, risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. In this position the employee regularly necessitates the use of motor coordination with finger dexterity while performing the duties of the job. The employee must frequently use safety devices such as ear plugs, hard hats, respirators, gloves, safety goggles, coveralls, safety harness, steel toe shoes etc.

Safety/steel toed shoes are required. Safety glasses, masks, Tyvek safety suits will be provided.


High School Diploma or GED


Minimum 1 year of experience in a related field

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility, Inc

Experience Level: Early Professional

Full / Part time: Full-time

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