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Painter - Heavy Equipment

Posted Date: 08-05-20
Location: Tampa - FL
Manage Others: No
Availability: Full Time

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Ahern Rentals is looking for a Heavy Equipment Painter to maintain our fleet through proper preparation and application of body paints. This is a mobile position that will be based at our Tampa, FL branch. You will utilize a specialty company truck/trailer to travel to various other Ahern branches in Florida to paint various units as needed.

Incentive Package includes:

  • Competitive pay
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Benefits after the first of the month following 60 days will include: Medical, Dental, Vision & Life
  • Supplemental Insurance Options Available
  • Employee and Customer Incentive Bonus Programs

  • Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Sand and prepare surfaces to receive paint
    • Mask and prepare surfaces prior to painting
    • Spray prepared surfaces with primers and/or finish coatings
    • Keep an accurate count of all paint/prep supplies throughout each week, notifying management when stock replenishment is required
    • Use all provided PPE when exposed to potential hazards
    • Maintain safety and cleanliness of equipment, shop and yard
    • Maintain cleanliness of the truck/trailer you are assigned and ensure all attached equipment is taken care of and in good working order.
    • Update all required documents in an accurate and timely manner
    • Other duties, as assigned by Management


    • 1 year previous experience in construction equipment painting, paint prep and paint finishing
    • Must have thorough knowledge of the spray paint regulations
    • Must be able to read, write, and speak English
    • Must be able to pass drug test and background check
    • Must be able to provide 5 year Motor Vehicle Record at time of job offer (current within 15 days)

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