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Industrial Painter/Sandblaster

Kelly Services

Sumter, SC
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Job Title Industrial Painter/Sandblaster

Jobid US5490DP_24650076

Location: Sumter, SC, 29151, USA

Description **Job Description**


Under general supervision, performs routine and preventive maintenance painting duties, and a full range of specialized painting projects including, painting large steel automotive frames for the transportation industry; performs inspections, clean ups, storage and disposal of paint products; and operates various tools and equipment.


The following duties are typical for this classification. Incumbents may not perform all of the listed duties and/or

may be required to perform additional or different duties from those set forth below to address business needs and

changing business practices.

1. Perform a variety of routine and preventive maintenance painting duties, such as high steel and structural steel painting, sand blasting, and preparation for various priming and painting operations.

2. Prepare and paint a variety of surfaces including, ferrous metal, shop coated metal, uncoated metal, finished hardware, accessories, plates, and other surfaces as specified; protect and prime surfaces as appropriate; apply finish coatings to Mil Spec requirements.

3. Remove manufacturing applied protective coatings from equipment by sandblasting to include; rust, mill scale, old paint, and discoloration; remove dust by brushing, vacuuming or air blasting; remove heavy deposits of grease or oil from surfaces.

4. Correct work as directed; repair nicks, scratches, runs or other small imperfections in the finish.

5. Ensure compliance with Federal, State and local occupational safety, health and air pollution control regulations including Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) and with all safety precautions recommended by paint manufacturer.

6. Clean-up work areas, equipment, supplies and materials; apply standard safety practices and procedures.

7. Determine and apply appropriate coating systems for painting ferrous metals.

8. Maintain safety standards in the performance of duties.

9. Determine appropriate colors and coatings for various surfaces according to standard guidelines; obtain necessary approvals; and operate inspection equipment.

10. Perform related duties as required.



The following generally describes the knowledge and ability required to enter the job and/or be learned within a short period of time in order to successfully perform the assigned duties.

Ability to:

1. Perform painting maintenance in assigned work area.

2. Work independently in the absence of supervision.

3. Perform a variety of painting related tasks for extended periods of time and in unfavorable weather conditions.

4. Perform heavy manual labor.

5. Understand and follow oral and written instructions.

6. Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.

7. Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work.

Education and/or Experience:

1-2 years experience with industrial or automotive painting or equivalent

· Experience with various paint including powder

· Must be able to operate airless painting tools and equipment to obtain proper paint thickness and surface finish

· Must be able to understand and carry out detailed instructions

· Must be able to wear respirator with certification

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

At KellyServices ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to accessthe best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connectwith Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 peoplearound the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network oftalent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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