Painter III


Date:  Jun 2, 2024
Location: 

Snyder , NE, US, 68664

Company:  REV Group, Inc.
Work Hours:  Mon-Thu 6a-4:30p, 30 min lunch

Additional Locations:  
Requisition ID: 21490
Smeal, a REV Group brand, is recognized as a premier manufacturer, inventor, and innovator of custom fire apparatus. The company offers a full line of custom and commercial pumpers, rescue pumpers, aerial ladders, and urban interface vehicles. Smeal is committed to leading the industry in high-quality fire apparatus, delivery times and customer experience. Smeal sells its products worldwide and is based in Snyder, NE.
 
Smeal Apparatus is part of the larger REV Group (NYSE: REVG), a leading manufacturer of specialty vehicles for the fire & emergency and recreation markets. REV Group’s extensive vehicle line-up includes models such as ambulances, fire trucks, terminal trucks, RV’s and much more. Our 6,500+ employees continuously demonstrate their commitment to building innovative and reliable vehicles that our customers can depend on whether for a family trip across the U.S. or when responding to an emergency. Rev Group is a veteran friendly employer and hires over 200 veterans and or those transferring out of the military each year.
 

What a day in the life of a Painter at REV looks like:

  • Clean and inspect parts prior to painting
  • Spray primers/Sealer with an air paint system
  • Apply color and clear coating with spray equipment to meet coverage and gloss standards
  • Must have the ability to correct errors in applications
  • Maintain spray equipment to meet operational standards but not including repair of equipment
  • Maintain paint booth cleanliness and filter changes and sign log sheets
  • Ensure that hazardous waste that is handled is placed in proper containers
  • Know spill response procedures and evacuation plan
  • Keep work area clean and organized

 

 

Required education, skills, and experiences to be successful:

 

  • Preferred 3-year experience in automotive paint prep
  • Preferred high school diploma or GED
  • Ability to run dual action sanders, grinders, and miscellaneous hand tools
  • Must have full knowledge of quality requirements to produce acceptable finish paint
  • Ability to communicate professionally and follow directions
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to learn how to mix primers and other paint products
  • Must have general knowledge of OSHA and EPA standards
  • Must have knowledge of operation of paint gun and know how to disassemble/assemble to clean and maintain optimal performance.

 

  • Physical demands on this role:

 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Frequent bending, stooping, squatting, and climbing up and down ladders and scaffolding
  • Ability to regularly lift and move 40 lbs. without assistance
  • Ability to work with arms above head
  • Ability to work from ladders or scaffolding
  • Ability to operate and understand the operation of all protective safety equipment in the area.
  • Ability to work in non-temperature-controlled environments
  • Ability to work in 95 plus degree temperatures
  • Must pass sperameter test

 

What makes REV unique:

 

  • Military-friendly employer
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Career Development Opportunities
  • Opportunities to relocate to other REV locations
  • Medical, dental and vision benefits start on day one

 

REV Group is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other basis prohibited by law. REV Group also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunities for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans. 

 

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