Painter 3rd Shift

Alfa Laval Air Cooled Exchangers, Inc.

Richmond, VA

At Alfa Laval, we always go that extra mile to overcome the toughest challenges. Our driving force is to accelerate success for our customers, people and planet. You can only achieve that by having dedicated people with a curious mind. Curiosity is the spark behind great ideas. And great ideas drive progress.

Who you are

You are a self-motivated team player with the ability to work in line with Alfa Laval drivers; Action, Interaction, and Satisfaction. You are driven and see solutions rather than problems, effectively prioritizing and executing tasks.

About the job

Our Richmond manufacturing facility is growing! We are adding a brand-new 3rd shift painter to our lineup, and we’d like to hear from you! This position will be reporting to the Team Manager in the CUF group.

*Candidates hired into this role and shift will receive a $1,000 sign-on bonus.*

Hours are 10:00pm-6:30am, Sunday through Thursday, plus overtime as required

Base pay starts at $17.50 an hour, plus shift differential $1.00/hr, plus annual production-based bonus opportunity

As a part of the team, you will:

  • Perform process setups and value add activities utilizing defined operating parameters, following all documentation, to complete daily production demand within assigned team.
  • Review and execute paint mixing and application per all manufacturer recommendations, ensuring internal processes meet or exceed necessary requirements.
  • Execute quality checks and inspections such as Dry Film Thickness (DFT), Wet Film Thickness (WFT), and blasted part surface profile verification as needed.
  • Perform component paint touch up and repairs across the facility per all manufacturer and safety requirements.
  • Continuously build job knowledge through execution of Standard Operating Procedure (SOP), demonstrating proficiency through SOP audit dialogues and skills matrix development
  • Develop the department in accordance with Alfa Laval Production System (ALPS) participating in team performance and improvement meetings. (5S, Root Cause Analysis, Problem Resolution Process (PRP), Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), SOP’s etc.
  • Observes all company policies

What you know

You have a high school diploma or GED, and:

  • At least 1-2 years of previous production experience
  • Basic Personal Computer skills
  • An ability to lift up to 60 pounds
  • Fork truck/ crane operations is a plus, but not required.

High School Diploma or equivalent preferred. Candidates interested in company-provided GED program will be considered.

Alfa Laval is unable to consider sponsorship or relocation assistance for candidates applying for this role.

What’s in it for you?

We offer a challenging position in an open and friendly environment where we help each other to develop and create value. Your work will have a true impact on Alfa Laval’s future success. Our benefits-eligible associates enjoy healthcare, dental and vision plans, a robust wellness program, generous 401(k), paid holidays, paid time off benefits, and more.


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