Operator 1 Paint
Location: Paragould, AR
Workplace Type: Onsite

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Summary

The Operator 1 Paint operates standard equipment and machinery in the paint shop. Will prepare railcars for the blasting or painting process and apply paint touch up to missed areas of the railcars after they have been through the painting process.

Duties and Responsibilities

To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform the following essential duties satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned to address business needs and changing business practices.

  • Operates machinery to move truck assemblies through the paint shop

  • Operates forklift and overhead cranes to move material into position

  • Ensures that equipment is maintained and operating properly before beginning work

  • Applies paper covers with tape to wheels, couplers, and other devices and removes attachments prior to a railcar being blasted or painted

  • Removes trash or debris from the inside and outside of a railcar to ensure a clean surface for painting

  • Ensures that safety and housekeeping standards are met and maintained

Qualifications

The following generally describes requirements to successfully perform the assigned duties.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Ability to be fit-tested and wear a respirator in the areas where respirator use is required

  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions

  • Ability to use a paint brush to neatly apply different type of paints

Preferred Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 6+ months operating various types of manufacturing equipment

Work Environment and Physical Requirements

Work Environment

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.

  • This position is in a production environment with exposure to heat, cold, noise, moving railcars and machinery, and trip hazards where head, hearing, eye, and foot protection including composite toed safety shoes, are required.

  • This position will be exposed to hazardous chemicals which requires the use of a blast suit, gloves, and wearing a respirator. For Safety purposes, employees must be clean-shaven when wearing a respirator.

  • Additional personal protective equipment may be required as determined by the environment.

  • This position may be required to work at heights of 20 ft or within confined spaces.

Physical Activities and Requirements

Frequency Key

Not Applicable: Activity is not applicable to this occupation

Occasionally: Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (0- 2.5+ hours/day)

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

Constantly: Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hours/day)

Working Postures

  • Sit: Occasionally

  • Stand: Frequently

  • Walk: Frequently

  • Bend: Occasionally

  • Kneel/Squat: Occasionally

  • Crawl: Occasionally

  • Climb: Occasionally

  • Reach Forward: Occasionally

  • Reach Upward: Occasionally

  • Handling/Fingering: Occasionally

Lift / Carry Requirements

  • 5-10 lbs: Occasionally

  • 10-25 lbs: Occasionally

  • 25-50 lbs: Occasionally

  • 50-75 lbs: Not Applicable

  • 75+ lbs: Not Applicable

Push / Pull Requirements

  • Less than 10 lbs: Occasionally

  • 10-25 lbs: Occasionally

  • 25-50 lbs: Occasionally

  • 50-75 lbs: Not Applicable

  • 75+ lbs: Not Applicable

EOE including Vet/Disability

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Job Locations US-AR-Paragould

ID 2024-3154

Company Greenbrier Central, LLC

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Category Production

Workplace Type Onsite

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