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Reading Truck Group - Paint Technician (Prep)

Claremore, OK, USA Req #2645
Monday, May 10, 2021

Reading Truck Group in Claremore is now hiring for Paint Technicians to assist with prepping in our paint department.

1st and 2nd Shift available:

1st Mon-Thurs 6AM-4:30 PM (must be available to work 5AM-4:30 PM)
2nd Mon-Thurs 4:30 PM - 3:00 AM .75 cent differential **Will train on 1st shift**
Must be available for overtime as needed

- Direct Hire Opportunity

- Benefits available after 30 days

- Matching 401(k) company contribution

- Paid Holidays start immediately

- 80 hours of vacation annually, prorated amount will apply during year of hire

- Employee discounts with major National retailers

- Company paid short and long term disability, ADD, and life insurance policy

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A paint technician will work under the direction of the Department Team Lead to perform work in prepping, painting, finishing and maintaining exterior structures of specialty truck equipment.

We are a leading manufacturer, distributor and fleet sales expert of premium truck bodies with commercial upfit for vocational markets nationwide. We strive for a pioneering attitude and a focused commitment to innovation in all we do.


Adhere to all Safety procedures, processes, and PPE usage.

Maintain 5S of work area.

Maintain Quality of work as specific in quality specifications

Prepares Gatorhyde/ non-skid, enamels or lacquers to specified colors, consistencies and viscosities for spraying

Sprays/rolls and coats the truck body using appropriate technique for proper coverage.

Prepares surfaces and applies a wide variety of coatings to obtain high grade; finish on parts and bodies

Skill required to spray and paint high quality industrial products

Responsible to clean and maintain equipment

Attaches hardware, like drawer pulls, locks, latches, or metal ornaments, to finished product, using hand tools power screwdriver

Perform other assignments as required in Paint department regarding Prep

oTrim / Paper / Prep areas before painting

oSanding, grinding, and repairing damaged areas

oApply undercoat to bodies

oPrep doors and small parts

oSandblast bodies


High School Diploma or GED preferred

Willing to work overtime and varied shift assignments as required

Knowledge of Hand and Power Tools

Basic Math Skills

Able to achieve goals in a fast-paced environment

Prior experience preferred- to include tech school programs

Other details

  • Job Family Reading Truck Group
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Claremore, OK, USA