Auto Body Painter

at Maaco in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Automotive Painter

The Painter is a critical position in our production shop environment to keep the production paint line continuously moving vehicle units through the paint booth, balancing time efficiency and quality.

Core Competencies:

Ability to follow verbal and written work instructions
Able to muititask and be detail-oriented
Willingness to work overtime hours if needed
Results driven
Posess good decision making ability and sound judgement
Commitment to continued learning
Roles and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Clean and wipe down vehicles
Maintains a clean and organized work area
Inspect all vehicles and parts scheduled to be painted
Maintain painting equipment to ensure proper performance
Maintain the cleanliness of equipment, mixing area & paint booth
Mix paints and primers to exact specifications as per paint manufactures
Work with other departments to ensure quality products and on-time delivery
Must review the repair order for each vehicle prior to beginning any work on the vehicle
Painters must follow high quality standards to minimize defects and exceed company standards
Keeps track of allotted vehicles while helping to keep all vehicles on schedule for stated delivery date
Fulfill all painting processes for vehicles according to Atticus Franchise Group-Maaco & manufactures requirements
Liftting, preparing, sanding, taping, masking & cleaning of vehicles prior to being moved into the booth
Priming, sealing, jamming of replacement parts. All while maintaining an acceptable cost per paint labor hour
Identification, safe handling, and appropriate disposal of materials and acquire knowledge of OSHA and EPA requirements
Must be able to walk, stand, stoop, kneel or crouch in providing a properly prepared vehicle for painting
Must communicate with employers and other employees to plan and execute a quality repair on a variety of vehicles, including cars & trucks
Attend ongoing participation in the I-CAR ProLevel training and other Atticus Franchise Group-Maaco /industry-required training
Efficiently work and maintain company minimum standards
Daily Area Cleanup/Maintenance:

Paint Mixing Area: maintain clean and organized
Spray Booth: Check Balance Gauge, Clear off Debris, Sweep Floor, and Blow/Vacuum Interior
Drying Enclosure/Cure Oven: Sweep Out Floor, Wipe off Reflectors
Spray Gun: clean and balance
Weekly/monthly Area Cleanup/Maintenance:

Spray Booth - Vacuum / Blow off Exterior/Top & Glass, Scrape and/or Strip all Overspray off the Floor, Clean Interior Lighting Glass, Touch Up White Interior Walls (Spot Paint any Overspray)
Drying Enclosure/Cure Oven: Vacuum Top, Inspect Air Intake Filters, Replacing as Necessary, Wash Down Interior Walls
Spray Gun: Clean in Gun Washer
Complete Teardown & Clean
Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $18.00 per hour


8 hour shift
Monday to Friday
Supplemental Pay:

Bonus pay

Auto painting: 1 year (Preferred)

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Job Posting: 872193

Posted On: Nov 15, 2021

Updated On: Dec 15, 2021