Company: Baker Hughes, a GE Company
Skills: Painting / Coating / Blasting
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Jacksonville, Florida, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Role Summary/Purpose

The Paint Technician will perform routine and preventive maintenance painting duties, and a full range of specialized painting projects including, but not limited to, painting large structures in corrosive environments; perform inspections, cleaning, storage and disposal of paint products; and operate various tools and equipment.

Essential Responsibilities

In the role of the Paint Technician, you will:
  • Properly apply paints
  • Mix paint to match colors
  • Follow compound specifications for mixing of paints and painting techniques, handle huge material movement, and maintain correct record and general record keeping
  • Use a computerized maintenance management system for work order processing
  • Use and operate tools and equipment according to established environmental, health, and safety (EHS) procedures
  • Perform preventive maintenance on tools and equipment and ensure that equipment is in safe operating condition
  • Follow established safety procedures and techniques to perform job duties, including lifting, climbing, etc.
  • Store, handle, and dispose of paint, stain, varnish, and other chemicals according to established procedures
  • Correct any unsafe conditions in her / his work area and report any concerns to EHS and / or Supervisor
  • Responsible for working around areas where hazardous wastes may be generated or stored but are not responsible for the management (filling, labeling, moving, etc) of those wastes.
  • Responsible for notification to the proper supervisor/Waste Management Lead of any spill events that occur

  • High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution
  • Minimum 2 years of industrial painting experience or experience in a manufacturing or services capacity with an emphasis on painting

Eligibility Requirements
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
  • Ability and willingness to work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
  • Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
  • Ability and willingness to lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs
  • Ability and willingness to be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time
  • Ability and willingness to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Ability and willingness to work independently, under minimal supervision

Desired Characteristics
  • Certification for driving and operating a fork truck
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Knowledge of equipment, materials, methods, practices and tools used in painting

  • Jacksonville, FL 32221

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

Baker Hughes, a GE company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more