Position: Industrial Painter - Day/Night Shifts Available

Posted on: Jan 13, 2022

Job contact: Lori Mitzel


Location: Hillsboro, ND


​​​​​​​Essential responsibilities:

  • Paint components according to Degelman Industry standards, free of runs and to the proper dry mill standards.
  • Inspect product prior to painting to ensure it is properly cleaned, as well as all welds complete.
  • Flush out paint system at the end of the day, as well as prior to color change.
  • Sample test paint to ensure it has the right density and ensure pumps are mixing product accurately.
  • Perform paint touch ups on the assembly lines as required.
  • Meet or exceed production efficiency standards by performing overall quality check throughout the paint process.
  • Utilize a wet mil gauge during the paint process to determine proper paint thickness on all coats of paint.
  • Test paint thickness with a dry mil gauge after paint is cured.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization in paint area and in the shop.
  • Ensure safety requirements are followed with utmost importance.



  • Previous experience working on powder coating or liquid coating lines is desired but not required.
  • Knowledge of plural component paint systems.
  • Have a good understanding of different paints, thinners and catalyst to ensure the correct products are used together.
  • Capable of operating a forklift and crane.
  • High level of commitment to accuracy and detail.
  • Proven ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Willingness to learn new skills.

Personal Characteristics:

  • Ability to work in a team environment and take direction with a positive attitude.
  • Effective listener, approachable and considerate.
  • Punctual with great attendance.

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 75 lbs.
  • Employee is required to stand for longer periods of time.
  • Visual acuity, close vision is required.
  • Ability to use ladders (2ft – 10ft).

Degelman is an equal opportunity employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Employment Term: full-time

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