Coating Operator
Bradford , Pennsylvania
November 16, 2016
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GE Oil & Gas

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Oil & Gas Downstream Technology Solutions

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Coating Operator

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Shop Operations

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Role Summary/Purpose

The Coating Operator is assigned to operate and maintain any of the following coating/cleaning equipment: DSC coating line, spray booth, epoxy coating line, blast cleaning equipment, wash equipment and or burn off ovens.

Essential Responsibilities

In addition, the Coating Operator will be responsible to:

* Operate spray equipment to spray either Dresser shop coat or epoxy powder coating

* Monitor wash cycles, auto guns, oven temperatures and spray nozzles to insure proper millage of coating on parts

* Loads and unloads parts online by hand or with use of a lift table to ensure proper drying between wash and coating cycles

* Replenish and maintain coating materials at proper working levels

* Maintains cleaning solutions and paint viscosity; use required additives in measured amounts

* Operates blasting equipment using appropriate cycles and shot angles, maintains blasting grit levels, and operates stud welding equipment as directed

* Operators coating burn off equipment using prescribed temperatures and cycles

* Responsible for quality of parts coated and painted

* Maintains "Statistical Process Control" charts of millage thickness

* Performs impact testing on samples of all parts coated

* Performs preventative maintenance on a daily, weekly and monthly basis of coating and cleaning equipment and makes repairs to rollers and hangers when necessary

* Changes filters and property labels and disposes of contaminated filters

* Completes all paperwork to maintain production and inventory records

* Maintains clean and safety work area

* Knowledge of safety equipment and uses all safety equipment and procedures in conjunction with job duties


* High School diploma or GED from an accredited school or institution

* Minimum 1 year of experience working in a manufacturing environment

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

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

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