Kelly Services Powder Coating Position in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Job Description

Summary of Job:

Apply paint or powder coating, to protect or decorate work piece surfaces, using spray guns. Responsible for the proper mixing of paints, selection of powder coat colors, and maintenance of the equipment used in the processes.

Essential Functions:

  1. Examine finished surfaces of work pieces to verify conformance to specifications; then retouch any defective areas.

  2. Clean and maintain tools and equipment, using solvents, brushes, and rags.

  3. Read job orders and inspect work pieces to determine work procedures and materials required.

  4. Clean surfaces of work pieces in preparation for coating, using cleaning fluids, solvents, brushes, scrapers, steam, sandpaper, or cloth.

  5. Rinse, drain, or wipe coated work pieces to remove excess coating material or to facilitate setting of finish coats on work pieces.

  6. Requires wearing common protective or safety equipment.

  7. Use spray application production equipment.

  8. Examine products or work to verify conformance to specifications.

  9. Apply cleaning solvents.

  10. Read work order, instructions, formulas, or processing charts.

  11. Process and Record all pertinent information per NADCAP specifications.

Additional Functions:

Operator is responsible for maintaining proper storage and use of potential hazardous materials as it relates to the finishing function. Operator will assist in maintaining inventory for the paint and powder coating, and the handling of by products produced by the finishing processes.

Work Context/Environment:

Requires maintaining a stationary position, moving, or traversing; face-to-face discussions with individuals or teams; working with others in a group or team. The employee must occasionally move up to 50 pounds. Specific abilities required by the job include: detect, determine, perceive, identify, recognize, judge, observe, inspect, estimate, and assess.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Special protective equipment required in this area, such as respirators, hearing protections and protective air conditioned suits. The noise level in the work environment is moderately loud, due to the air hose being used.


-Kelly-sponsored Affordable Care Act health care coverage available to eligible employees

-Group insurance options*

-Service bonus plan

-Holiday pay plan

-Weekly electronic pay options

-Online training campus that provides more than 3,000 free courses to help improve and develop skills

-Exclusive online employee community

-Employee assistance program available at no cost

-Corporate discounts

-Transportation Spending Accounts

*Offered and administered by Leslie & Associates. These plans are not sponsored by Kelly Services.

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