Join the Maxim Team

Paint Technician

October 17, 2018
Department:
Maxim Truck and Trailer
Location:
Winnipeg, MB
Job Type:
Full Time
Description:

Req #17025

Maxim Truck and Trailer
600 OakPoint Hwy
Winnipeg, MB
R3C 2E6

THE OPPORTUNITY:

Prepares and paints heavy-duty truck, trailers and other commercial vehicles or parts to ensure customer satisfaction and profitable sales for the company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Disassembles trucks, trailers, and commercial vehicles or collects parts needing painting from Body Repair Technicians; sands damaged parts; masks and prepares to ensure paint coverage only in appropriate areas.
  • Applies different types of paint depending on material and environmental conditions; mixes, matches, and applies paint.
  • Re-assembles and inspects completed paint job for imperfections (e.g. Scratches from re-assembly), and completes minor cleaning on jobs.
  • Ensures a clean and maintained work environment.
  • Respirator Fit Test
  • Other duties as assigned

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:

  • At least 2 years painting and prepping, to ensure effective independent decision-making
  • Journeyman level preferred
  • Understand paint application procedures
  • Knowledge of surface preparation procedures
  • Committed to ongoing training
  • Proficient with a variety of tools and equipment, some of which are technologically advanced
  • Ability to work with chemicals
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Basic math (for ratio mixing) and organizational skills
  • Attention to detail and artistic abilities
  • Able to do a considerable amount of standing, crawling, lifting, climbing, pulling and reaching
  • Own spray equipment is required
  • Own transportation to/from work is required as no bus service available on evening shift

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • A combined ‘Tool and Boot’ Allowance of 100% reimbursement to a maximum of $400 per calendar year. 
  • Maxim will pay for 100% of eligible course and book expenses to a maximum of $1,000 per level for Apprenticeship Training. 
  • Competitive compensation packages, group benefits including health (drug card), dental, vision & company matching RRSP plan
  • Career development training
  • Job referral bonuses
  • Modern facilities & equipment
  • A great group of people to work with, and more!

MORE ABOUT US:

We provide quality transportation equipment, parts, and service to our customers.  Headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, we are a full service truck and trailer equipment dealer with 18 locations from Vancouver to Montreal.  We are proud to be a Canadian company with over 550 employees.

Why not be a part of the Maxim team?  Apply Today!

For more information, please contact: maximhr@maximinc.com