Marathon Coach, Inc.
Marathon Coach Inc. is the World's leader in luxury motorhomes; family owned since 1983. We are a dynamic team of respected individuals, focused on quality workmanship. Are you ready to challenge yourself, have fun and be part of an elite team? Marathon Coach is looking for a full time, qualified Exterior Bus Painter for our Coburg location.
Marathon Coach, Inc. offers employee benefit plans including: Health, Dental, Vision, Short-Term Disability and Life Insurances. Also, a 401-K - Retirement plan with employer matching program, Paid Vacation and Paid Sick Leave.
Job Title: Exterior Bus Painter
Sprays surfaces of upscale luxury busses and other similar vehicles with decorative material such as paint and enamel by performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Performs all functions of exterior paint process to upscale luxury vehicles including
Cleans grease and dirt from product.
Applies masking tape over parts and areas that are not to be coated.
Fills cavities and dents with putty to attain smooth surface.
Selects and mixes coating liquid to produce desired color.
Pours coating liquid into spray container and connects gun to airhose.
Turns sprayer valves and nozzle to regulate width and pressure of spray.
Applies basecoat for pinstriping effect. Applies masking tape to create graphic layout.
Pulls trigger and directs spray onto work surface to apply prime or finish coat.
Performs airbrushing and other delicate artwork techniques to apply artwork and other decorative applications.
Cleans spraying equipment and brushes with solvent.
Removes all excess masking tape.
Sand and buffs clear coat.
Cleans stainless steel and readys coach for delivery.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be familiar with all procedures incumbent in the paint prep process including degreasing and sanding metal and fiberglass panels. Must have experience handling, mixing, and application of basecoat/clearcoat materials. Must have experience in graphic art. Must be experienced in sanding and buffing techniques. Airbrush painting skills a plus.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands or fingers to touch, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and climb or balance. The employee is frequently required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 55 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals. The employee is frequently exposed to high, precarious places and extreme heat. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
We're looking for applicants who are ready to perform various functions associated with the elimination of dirt and contaminates from the final clear coat on the exteriors of finished buses.