Paint Prep Technician

Website Wastequip

Paint Prep Technician Job Highlights

Title Paint Prep Technician
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Galt, CA, United States
Company Wastequip

Company Profile

Wastequip is the leading manufacturer of waste-handling equipment. Wastequip’s broad range of waste equipment and services are used to collect, process, and transport recyclables, solid waste, liquid waste, and organics. The company’s brands include Wastequip, Toter, Galbreath, Pioneer, Accurate, Amrep, Mountain Tarp, Cusco, and Go to Parts.

Job Profile

The company is hiring a Paint Prep Technician to join its manufacturing team.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have a Less than High School Education or up to one-month related experience or training or equivalent

Work Experience

  • Possess a combination of education and experience


  • Examines and feels the surface of work piece for defects
  • Polishes ground areas with finer abrasive to produce a smooth, unmarred surface
  • Replaces worn abrasive disks wheels
  • Selects abrasive wheel, or disk according to specifications, knowledge of abrasives, and condition of metal, and attaches to grinder
  • Starts grinder and moves it over the surface of work piece to remove scratches, laminated metal, excess weld material, and burs


  • Detail-Oriented – Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
  • Flexibility – Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals
  • Self-Starter – Inspired to perform without outside help
  • Team Player – Works well as a member of a group

Employer’s Statement

Wastequip is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company is committed to diversity and inclusion in our workforce. All qualified applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity or expression, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status, or any other class protected by applicable law.

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