JOB DESCRIPION

Industrial Sandblaster/ Painter

Jan 20, 2023

Quatro Industries Limited manufactures specialty mining supply equipment and provides services to address the unique needs of the mining industry. We strive to provide the best, high value products, designs, and services, to ensure customer satisfaction. Quatro offers a variety of products supporting the industrial and mining sector worldwide. Whether it be material handling, mining products or vacuum systems, we have you covered. We have extensive experience in providing the right products for our customers which keeps them coming back

PURPOSE AND SCOPE OF THE POSITION

The Sandblaster / Painter, under the direction of the Coatings Division Manager, will primarily be responsible for cleaning and refurbishing metal parts, industrial equipment and other surfaces using specialized equipment and techniques as well as tending to and operating equipment to paint/coat products with paints. This position is responsible for the operation of sandblasting and painting equipment to clean and prepare metal surfaces for the next step in the production process. The Sandblaster / Painter will also inspect surfaces for contamination prior to coating and identify and employ methods that will reduce exposure to hazardous chemicals from the paint. Other duties may be assigned as needed.

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Accountability
  • Communication
  • Decision making
  • Planning and organizing
  • Problem Solving
  • Results Oriented
  • Teamwork

SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Clean and refurbish metal and industrial equipment using sandblasting, pressurized steam or hydro blasting equipment.
  • Abrade surfaces of metal/hard-composition objects to remove adhering scale, dirt, and to impart specified finish, using abrasive-blasting equipment.
  • Shovel or pour abrasives, such as sand, grit, or shot of specified grade into machine hopper.
  • Mask specified areas of object to protect from abrading action.
  • Grind, sand, clean, or polish objects or parts to correct defects or to prepare surfaces for further finishing, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Measure and mark equipment, objects, or parts to ensure grinding and polishing standards are met.
  • Study blueprints or layouts to determine how to lay out work pieces or saw out templates.
  • Trim, scrape, or deburr objects or parts, using chisels, scrapers, and other hand tools and equipment.
  • Tend and operate equipment used to spray or coat products.
  • Inspect surfaces for contamination prior to application of paint.
  • Apply high performance protective coatings to metal surfaces, fabricated parts assemblies and structures.
  • Clean equipment and perform routine maintenance when necessary.
  • Must follow company policy and procedures and government legislation, including adherence to proper health and safety standards and use of personal protective equipment.
  • Ensure that process is completed within set timeframes, and work as a member of multidisciplinary team to ensure products are finished by set deadline.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS, AND KNOWLEDGE

  • High School Graduate or General Education Degree (GED).
  • Minimum 2 years’ related experience in sandblasting / painting or equivalent.
  • Knowledge of corrosion-control methods and processes.
  • Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Knowledge of controlling, adjusting, starting and stopping sandblasting equipment for both grinding and polishing processes.
  • Experience using a spray gun
  • Good verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to read blueprint instructions.
  • Good time management skills and the ability to work with tight deadlines.
  • Strong attention to safety.
  • Strong attention to detail

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Overtime may be required.
  • Travel may be required.
  • Lifting or moving up to 50lbs may be required.
  • Work outdoors in all weather conditions.

The description is for the purpose of information only, and reflects the general duties considered to describe the principal functions of the job and shall not be construed as a detailed job description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job. It is understood that the terms or conditions of the job are subject to change as may be deemed necessary by the Company to maintain a safe and efficient operation.

Quatro Industries Limited is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, family status (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Department.

3-2555 Maley Drive

Sudbury, Ontario Canada P3A 4R7

Phone 705.586.8668

Fax 705.586.8667