Painter-$1500 Sign-On Bonus (Monday-Friday)-1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-337941
    • Job Location: Dallastown, PA
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: High School/GED
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: 04/04/2022
    • Years of Experience: Less Than 1 Year
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Job Description

Monday-Friday -Off on weekends-No Mandatory Overtime-1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift available (differential pay for 2nd and 3rd shift)


To operate a spray painter to apply industrial paint finishes to parts, sub-assemblies, partial or completed shelters and trailers to achieve quality and integrity of products at the lowest possible cost.


Experience and Skills


  • Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards
  • Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors
  • Ability to interact appropriately with the public when necessary
  • Ability to adhere to workplace rules


  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Basic computer skills required
  • Ability to read, write and follow written instructions.
  • Effective in paint application, resulting in little or no rework
  • Efficiently sprays primer and finish coats to parts and sub assemblies using all varieties of paints and paint finishes, including anti-skid finish and camouflage patterns.
  • Ability to fill out the proper paperwork or documentation.


  • Shop Floor environment
  • Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to perform repetitive motion (rotating wrists, keyboarding, using small/large tools)
  • Ability to lift  up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to tolerate constant noise (i.e.: machine motors)
  • Ability to work safely in the presence of hazardous chemicals and hazardous conditions
  • Ability to follow standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required

Job Benefits

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA/FSA)
  • Life Insurance 
  • Short Term Disability 
  • Long Term Disability 
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • 401K
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Paid Holidays
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Tax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • PTO
  • Education Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
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