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Painter II

Date: Oct 31, 2021

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container


Position is responsible for the operation of all of the machinery and equipment in the paint area.

Day-to-Day Role

  • Clean, prepare, and paint the manufactured parts per print and process sheet specifications
  • Accurate inventory records of paint, solvents, chemicals, and equipment used in the paint area
  • Set-up, operate, and cleanup of equipment and tools necessary to perform paint and prep operations including use of  hand and power tools, fork trucks, overhead cranes, paint spray system, lubricants, solvents, and measuring instruments and gages
  • Understand and comply with all safety regulations and procedures including OSHA and MIOSHA standards for respirator use and certification, documenting the use of all chemicals and paints and keeping accurate records of use in the paint area
  • Complete projects/assignments in a timely manner with little or no supervision
  • Promote good employee relations and high morale
  • Demonstrate teamwork and respect by working constructively with co-workers to achieve the best results possible
  • Follow all safety rules and procedures to ensure a safe working environment
  • All other duties assigned by the supervisor or department manager

Core Skills & Qualifications

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Two (2) years’ experience as a painter/prep person in auto body or related paint field using electro-static or conventional painting system
  • Must complete respirator physical and be respirator certified to work in the paint area
  • Working knowledge of paints, primers, solvents, chemicals, and painting equipment
  • Read and interpret prints, spec sheets, process sheets, special instructions
  • Understand the paint and prep processes
  • Able to operate a crane and a fork truck

​​​​​​​Preferred Skills & Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent



Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.


If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (833) 472-3278 or email us at HRConnect@dart.biz for assistance.


Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.




If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (833) 472-3278 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.


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