Powder Coating Applicator

Job Description

Role and Responsibilities

Powder coats all welding sub-assemblies prior to being assembled into finished product. Involves preparation of sub-assemblies by washing and priming before powder coating process.

· Thoroughly prime and powder all machine parts by operating a spray powder to apply industrial powder finish on metal products.

· Responsible for keeping to work schedule as defined while remaining flexible to meet unplanned work changes

· Maintains log of powdered machine parts

· Ensure that quantities of parts are correct to complete machine runs

· Maintain powder inventory and turn in requisitions to Purchasing Dept. every Friday

· Ensure that racks in powder room are free of build-up; strip and replace tape as necessary

· Keep equipment (i.e. powder guns, filters, etc.) and powder room maintained and in good operating condition.

· Communicate with supervisory and management personnel daily

· Other duties as assigned (Production Washer either on a scheduled rotating basis or as needed due to vacations, illness, etc.)

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Incumbent shall have a High School diploma and prior relevant work experience or vocational training. Must have knowledge of powders used for various applications and components and able to work under supervision.

Preferred Skills

• Ability to lift up to 80 lbs

• Ability to follow directions

• Ability to work around fumes (strong)

• Ability to stand up to 8 hours per day

• Perform routine bending from waist

• Ability to use arms/hands

• Strong work ethic

• Good attendance/punctuality

• Ability to talk and hear frequently

• Ability to walk, and use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, etc.

• Ability to frequently reach with hands and arms

• Ability to work around moving mechanical parts, equipment

Personal protective Equipment:

• Shoot suit

• Steel-toed shoes

• Respirator (2001-00 Air Unit w/ CO2 monitor and 9818-00 supplied air hood) – operator must have respirator mask checked for proper fit once per year by PEG

Work Environment:

A warehouse setting with concrete floors may also be presented. The temperature will vary with the seasons (hot/cold). The use of stairs may be necessary, yet an elevator is available. The noise level is loud.

Location: Frederick, MD
Position Type: Full-time
HR Contact: Cindy Malone
Hours/Week: 40 hours/Monday-Friday
Daily Schedule: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Applications Accepted By: Equipment Development Co., Inc

All applications MUST be signed by applicant in order to be considered for review.
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1-800-447-3326 or Malone@edcoinc.com
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Attention: Cindy Malone

Equipment Development Co., Inc
Attn: Cindy Malone
100 Thomas Johnson Drive
Frederick, MD 21702-4600