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The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Lead Person-Final Assembly in Paragould, Arkansas

Reports To: Group Leader -- Paint

# Employees Supervised: N/A

FSLA Status: Non-Exempt

Job Summary & Essential Functions: Leads production employees in their daily work of preparing railcars for blasting or painting, or touches up railcars after they have been through painting.

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Gathers materials to tape off areas of railcars or to touch up areas with paint.

  • Tapes off wheels and covers couplers and other devices and removes attachments prior to a railcar being blasted.

  • Tapes off specific parts of railcars prior to a railcar being painted.

  • Dons protective clothing and performs hand painting in areas on a railcar that were not fully painted or not painted well enough during the painting process.

  • Ensures that safety and housekeeping standards are met and maintained.

  • Performs other duties as directed by the Group Leader - Paint

Required Experience / Education / Training / Certifications: Prefer a high school education or equivalent.

Licenses, Certifications, etc: N/A

Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required:

  • Hard Hat

  • Hearing Protection

  • Composite Toe Safety Shoes

  • Addition PPE per the appropriate JSA for the specific area that the Prep Person may be working

Physical Demands (reasonable accommodations may be made, if necessary):

Physical Abilities


Walk -- frequently

Sit -- occasionally

Climb -- occasionally

Crawl -- occasionally

Squat or kneel -- occasionally

Bend -- occasionally

Fine Manipulation -- N/A

Reach Outward -- occasionally

Reach above shoulder -- occasionally

Drive - occasionally

Lift / Carry

10 lbs or less -- occasionally

11 -- 20 lbs -- occasionally

21 -- 50 lbs -- occasionally

51 -- 100 lbs -- N/A

Over 100 lbs -- N/A Push / Pull

10 lbs or less -- occasionally

10 -- 20 lbs -- occasionally

20 -- 50 lbs -- occasionally

51 -- 100 lbs -- N/A

Over 100 lbs -- N/A

N/A (Not Applicable) - Activity is not applicable to this occupation

Occasionally - Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (.25 - 2.5 hrs/day)

Frequently - Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5 hrs/day)

Continuously - Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day)

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Company Greenbrier Central

Functional Group Production

EOE/Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled