Painter in Carson, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 11/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Painter

 

Job Summary and Essential Functions:

Sprays paint with compressed air spray guns to coat products or materials with paint.

  • Prepares and masks parts for painting per specification.Mixes paints with thinner solution according to established formula
  • Verifies viscosity is per specification
  • Pours paint into paint pots or cup guns
  • Adjusts sleeve on nozzles to attain specified spraying pressure and turns thumbscrew to adjust spray pattern towards articles or materials to be coated
  • Applies paint per work order and mil specifications
  • Bakes painted parts in curing oven per specifications
  • Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their work area
  • Inspect finishes of work pieces or finished products
  • Cross train in Photo Etching
  • Other duties as assigned may include but not limited to sand blasting and applying maskant for machining/paint operations

Basic Qualifications:

  • Able to read and interpret documents such, as blue prints or mechanical drawings

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form

  • Ability to read shop travelers and must complete all assigned paper work

  • Ability to operate or learn to operate a mil thickness gauge required

  • Excellent hand eye coordination

  • Must be safety oriented

  • Read and understand internal procedures and policies

  • Understand and follow through on both verbal and written instructions

  • Team oriented with a continuous improvement outlook

  • Able to work with minimum to no supervision

  • High School Diploma; Some College preferred; 3- 5 years related experience in job function and/or training; equivalent combination of education and experience