Miska Trailer Factory

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Job Position: Industrial Painter

  • Application Deadline: 10th July 2022
  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Location(s): Hamilton
  • Compensation: $21.34 to $23.40 per hour
  • How to Apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to rcagas@goodwillonline.ca
    or submit them using the Apply button below.

Required Qualifications:

Must have at least 2 years of industrial spray-painting experience
• Nice to have experience in prepping paint / products and sand blasting metal products
• Asset to have experience in industrial spray-painting trailers or other large steel or aluminum components
• Previous experience rigging is not required but nice to have
• Ability to read and understand English
• Good hand-eye coordination
• Capacity to work in a fast-paced environment

Key Responsibilities:

Required to complete daily inventory count of paint supplies in the paint department
• Conduct maintenance on paint booth including but not limited to changing filters, window cleaning, general housekeeping, and setting heated booth timers
• Assisting in moving trailers with a tractor into the paint booth and removing the trailer upon the completion of the painting process
• Operating plural component mixing equipment to mix and administer paint onto the trailers
• Ensuring thorough application of 2 even base coats and 2 even topcoats on body of the trailer(s) using polyurethane paint that is two (2) part isocyanate-free
• Ensure that the requirements indicated on work orders are fulfilled and that the work orders are signed by the employee who completed the job duty
• Assist in sandblasting and prepping if required
• Completes all job duties as assigned while adhering to company health and safety procedures / policies

Additional Details:

Working Conditions
• Sitting / crouching / standing for long periods of time inside and outside of the paint booth
• Lifting up to 50 lbs
• Frequent exposure to extreme hot and cold weather conditions
• Required to wear personal protective equipment such as respirators, Tyvek suits, steel toed boots, and rubber steel toed boots
• $21.34 – $23.40
• Full-time, permanent employment
• Guaranteed hours with no layoffs
• Straight Shifts
• Benefits including Extended Health and Dental Benefits after completion of probationary period; 3 months
• Free Shuttle available to and from the facility (five locations in downtown Hamilton)
• Free on-site parking
• Monthly attendance draws
• Annual attendance rewards – up to $750
• Company matching RRSP Program
• Semi-annual incentive plan
• Referral bonus of $1,000
• Competitive wages
• Company Events
• Free Lunches
Shuttle information :
There are four pickup points in downtown Hamilton and they include:
• Eastgate Mall (in front of beer store) @ 5:00 am
• Centre Mall (Metro) @ 5:15 am
• Barton / Ferguson (across from the A&W) @ 5:20 am
• King / James @ 5:30 am
• Dundurn castle @ 5:40 am

About Our Company:

Are you looking to work in a well-established organization that is a recognized leader in the utility trailer manufacturing industry? Miska Trailer Factory, which was established in 1994 is currently looking an Industrial Painter who is hoping to find a job opportunity where they can grow alongside our booming business which hit record breaking milestones in 2020. At Miska, we pride ourselves on our commitment to secure employment, guaranteed hours, no layoffs, our green initiatives, and valuing our employees.