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Painter/Prepper - 2nd ShiftNewport News, VA | Job ID 71769

  • Job ID 71769
  • Division Mining
  • Organization Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News Co.
  • Area of employment Production
  • Country United States
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time
  • Date of entry 03/20/2024

The Painter responsible for application of protective coatings on mining components, and tooling.

Responsibilities

  • Performs all of level two plus the following.
  • Fills in as Lead when needed.
  • Knows needed materials and labor-hour requirements per job.
  • Knows all products used within the department.
  • Paints fabricated or purchased components using minimum required material, without rework on a regular basis; primary methods used are airless and air-assisted airless spraying.
  • Applies “specialty” coatings, i.e.; anti-skid, decals, etc. as needed.
  • Rebuilds pump head/legs/spray guns as needed.
  • Knows all customer requirements, i.e. colors, anti skid coatings, etc.
  • Applies paint in the proper mil-thickness.
  • Knows “solids” and is able to explain the importance.
  • Works on spray guns i.e. rebuilds air assist gun, g-10 type gun, and conventional cup gun.
  • Mixes properly materials to the correct ratio.

Competencies

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Mathematical Skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
  • Oral Communication: Speaks clearly; Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions; Participates in meetings.
  • Written Communication: Writes clearly; Able to read and interpret written information.
  • Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions.
  • Dependability: Follows instructions, responds to management direction.
  • Organizational Support: Follows policies and procedures; Completes administrative tasks correctly and on time; Supports organization's goals and values; Supports affirmative action and respects diversity.
  • Quantity: Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity.
  • Ability to pass respirator test.

Our Offer

An interesting and ambitious role in a successful international company. We offer a secure work environment with a comprehensive benefits package and competitive salary. We hire as soon as possible.

Have we awoken your interest? Then we look forward to receiving your online application. If you have any questions, please contact Nicole Alden at: [email protected].

Liebherr is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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  • Job ID 71769
  • Division Mining
  • Organization Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News Co.
  • Area of employment Production
  • Country United States
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time
  • Date of entry 03/20/2024

The company

In line with its international growth, Liebherr’s venture into the United States began in 1970. Within a couple of years, the company expanded and completed its production facilities in Newport News, VA for its product line of hydraulic excavators. It was later converted into Liebherr’s manufacturing facility for mining trucks and remains home to Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News, Co.  In addition to its production facility, Liebherr markets a wide variety of products and technologies through its companies located across the United States. The companies are Liebherr-Aerospace Saline, Inc., Liebherr Gear Technology, Inc., Liebherr Automation Systems, Co., and Liebherr USA, Co., the umbrella company for eight divisions that are positioned across the United States.​

Location

Liebherr Mining Equipment Newport News Co.

4100 Chestnut Avenue

23607 Newport News, VA

United States

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Contact

Nicole Alden

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