Paint Prep C, 1st shift

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Responsibilities

Our Company:

Altec Inc., founded in 1929, is a privately held company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.

Altec specializes in the manufacture, sale and service of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes and specialty equipment for the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, construction, and light and sign maintenance industries in more than 120 countries.

At Altec, advanced technology efforts are aimed, without exception, at helping customers work "Safer and Smarter." Altec invests more resources than any other manufacturer in the advancement of safety, reliability, uptime and low cost of ownership.

Altec specializes in the design, manufacture, sale, and service of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes, telecom, and specialty equipment, supporting customers in over 100 countries throughout the world.

 

Customer First Enjoyment of Work Family Financial Stability Integrity People Are Our Greatest Strength Quality Spiritual Development Teamwork

PURPOSE OF POSITION :

Assist painters by performing duties of lesser skill. Duties include using small hand tools and cleaning work area and equipment.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Follow all safety regulations for the individual as well as other employees, including keeping the work area clean and in orderly condition as well as wearing all appropriate safety attire for the job that is being performed.
  • Clean work areas and equipment.
  • Perform support duties to assist painters.
  • Apply protective coverings such as masking tape to articles or areas that could be damaged or stained by work processes.
  • Perform body repairs on areas of surfaces to be painted where dents or defects are visible. 
  • Supply or hold tools and materials.
  • Smooth surfaces of articles to be painted, using sanding and buffing tools and equipment.
  • Remove articles from the chassis or bed of trucks to avoid being painted.
  • Direct other paint prep personnel on correct duties to be performed.
  • May include exposure to minor painting duties.
  • Perform all duties assigned by the supervisor.

 
WORK ENVIRONMENT :
Work in an environment that is not environmentally controlled, including very hot conditions in the summer months and little heat in the winter. May also include being exposed to high place, using ladders or scaffolds, and working with hazardous equipment and under hazardous conditions on a daily basis. Required to wear protective safety attire including steel toe boots or shoes, safety glasses, ear plugs, gloves, and respirator masks.  
  EDUCATION :
High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

EXPERIENCE:

Minimum one years of paint prep/painting experience is preferred.

TOOLS:

Small hand tools, scaffolds, ladders.

EQUIPMENT/MACHINES:

Sanders.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:

Attention to detail.

Responsibility for Safety:

  • Safety In everything we do

    Responsibility to Prevent Errors:

  • Ensures appropriate reviews have been performed as needed for high quality 

    Mental Alertness:

  • Continuous attention to all job functions ensuring quality products

    Communication with Others:

  • Requires outside and inside contacts to carry out company policy and programs;  Improper handling will have considerable effect on operational results;  Must often deal with matters requiring explanation, persuasion and obtaining of approvals
  • Altec Industries, Inc. and its affiliates are equal opportunity employers and maintain affirmative action plans to recruit, retain, develop, and promote qualified individuals without unlawful consideration of race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Altec strives to maintain a work environment free from unlawful discrimination and harassment, where associates are treated with respect and dignity.