Industrial Painter in Winchester, TN at Hamilton-Ryker Company

Date Posted: 8/7/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • Read engineering prints and work orders to determine assembly and material requirements.
  • Shovels or pours abrasives such as grit or shot into machine hopper.
  • Clean up as required to remove scale, slag and weld spatter.
  • Has the ability to operate any and all machines, from set-up to operation on assigned production line.
  • Starts equipment that directs blast or flow of abrasive laden to interior and exterior surface of parts.
  • Examines finished parts to ensure conformance to specifications.
  • Selects and mixes coatings per manufacturer specifications.
  • Applies coating with airless and electrostatic equipment.
  • Cleans spraying equipment with solvent and performs normal equipment maintenance.
  • Cleans alloy metals with cleaning solution.
  • Maintain a safe work environment through following safety procedures and housekeeping


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • High School diploma or general education (GED)
  • Must be able to work in a team environment as well as individually.
  • Basic knowledge of good inspection techniques.
  • Must have mechanical ability, an eye for abnormalities, and aptitude for detail.
  • Ability to judge areas of possible rework and plan and execute repair / rework accordingly


  • Ability to read and interpret simple instructions, short correspondence and memos.
  • Ability to write simple correspondence.


  • Must be able to add, subtract, multiply and divide whole, fractional and decimal numbers.


  • Apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form.


  • Pass pulmonary test and work in a respirator.
  • Walk, must be able to move about inside the manufacturing and office and occasionally on a construction site or outside of the manufacturing facility.
  • Use hands/fingers to feel, handle and operate machinery, tools and dimensional equipment.  Reach with hands and arms.
  • Sit and stand -standing on concrete floor and uneven terrain will be required frequently.
  • Climb and balance, must climb stairs and work from ladders several feet above ground level.  Some operations require climbing through a 20” manhole.
  • Stoop, kneel and crouch or crawl.
  • Talk/hear, must be able to communicate with operators and management frequently and exchange accurate information.
  • Lift and carry weights 25 pounds regularly, 50 pounds frequently and occasionally with aid of others or lifting devices 100 pounds


  • Noisy – ear protection required
  • Non-Air-Conditioned work area
  • Busy forklift traffic zones
  • Fast paced
  • Frequent exposure to vibration, fumes or airborne particles and/or chemicals
  • Some exposure to weather conditions