Website Wastequip

Painter Job Highlights

Title Painter
Type Full Time (2nd shift)
Experience Required
Function Manufacturing
Location Eagleville, TN, 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 seeking a Painter who should be familiar with using an airless paint finishing system in a fast-paced production environment, where they will spray surfaces of machines, manufactured products, or working areas with protective/decorative material such as paint, enamel, glaze, gel-coat, or lacquer.

Educational Qualification

  • Not mentioned, a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience

  • Experience using an Airless Paint Finishing System or similar
  • Experience painting metal surfaces, machinery, or manufactured products
  • Experience using paint, enamel, glaze, gel coat or lacquer
  • Experience in a fast-paced production environment (preferred)


  • Applies masking tape over parts and areas that are not to be coated
  • Cleans grease and dirt from product
  • Cleans spraying equipment and brushes with solvent
  • Coats areas inaccessible to hand sprayer with brush
  • Fills cavities and dents with putty to attain a smooth surface
  • Heats and sprays wax onto products after they are tested
  • Pour coating liquid into a spray container and connect the gun to an air hose
  • Pulls trigger and directs spray onto the work surface to apply prime or finish coat
  • Removes rust from metal with acid, wire brush, or steel wool
  • Selects and mixes coating liquid to produce the desired color
  • Starts grinder and moves it over the surface of the workpiece to remove scratches, laminated metal, and excess weld material
  • Turns sprayer valves and nozzle to regulate the width and pressure of the spray
  • Other job duties may be assigned


  • Be able to work standing up for most of the shift


  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Health Care
  • Holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Short/Long Term Disability
  • Tuition Reimbursement

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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