Spray Painter Rough: Paints, lacquers, or varnishes manufactured articles on production floor, using spray painting equipment. Cleans grease and dirt from product, using materials, such as lacquer thinner, turpentine, soap, and water. Grinds, sands, buffs, and performs other necessary preparation work prior to painting.
Applies masking tape over parts and areas that are not to be coated. Mixes paints per paint codes. Fills cavities and dents with putty to attain smooth surface. Selects and mixes coating liquid to produce desired color, according to specifications, using paddle or mechanical mixer. Pours coating liquid into spray container and connects gun to air hose, using wrenches. Turns sprayer valves and nozzle to regulate width and pressure of spray according to knowledge of painting technique. Pulls trigger and directs spray onto work surface to apply prime or finish coat. Coats areas inaccessible to hand sprayer, using brush. Cleans spraying equipment and brushes with solvent. Maintains clean and work environment. May heat and spray wax onto products after they are tested. May use acid, wire brush, or steel wool to remove rust from metal. (Source: eDOT Job Description) [-] Less
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