Powder Coat Operator

US, IL, Bolingbrook

HOURS: 4:45am – 1:15pm

Position Summary:

Perform a variety of repetitive tasks of basic complexity to prepare parts for assembly by applying a surface treatment.

Essential Functions:                                                      

  • Prepare and maintain the blast booth and PPE (personal protective equipment) on a daily basis
  • Prepare parts for blast operation according to work instructions and department procedures
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Monitor the condition of the equipment and tooling
  • Conserve resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results
  • Inspect all work prior to passing it on to the next operation
  • Document actions by completing production and quality forms
  • Keep tools and equipment operational by completing routine preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer’s instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Must be able to safely use small hand and power tools
  • Must be able to read and interpret Drawings and Bills of Materials
  • Must have basic computer skills
  • Must be able to troubleshoot routine equipment problems


  • High School diploma, GED, or combination of work experience and skill development required 
  • 0-1 year of prior experience working in a manufacturing environment required

Physical Demands: Passing results from a pulmonary function test (PFT). (The work is classified as Medium – Heavy Physical Demand Level (PDL) by the US Dept of Labor’s Dictionary of Occupational Titles) Frequencies: Occasional (1-33%); Frequent (34-66%); Continuous (67-100%)

G&W Electric is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All employees and applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law. G&W Electric participates in the E-Verify process for all new hires.

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