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Paint/Body Worker I

Location
Lancaster, California
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
8 Sep 2022
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Requisition ID: 14921

Since 1965 Lance has been building America's most popular truck campers. And today, many of them are still on the road - a true testament to the company's philosophy that Quality Comes First. Now Lance is making its mark with travel trailers that are quickly becoming the new ultra-light towable of choice.

Based in California - the nation's most demanding state for building safe products - Lance manufactures from a State-of-the-Art Production Facility - a 226,000 square foot campus - campus because Lance continues to learn from its dealers and from every single customer who provides ongoing feedback for improvement and new product design.

REV Group (NYSE: REVG) is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty vehicles and related aftermarket parts and services. REV serves a diversified customer base primarily in the United States through three segments: Fire & Emergency, Commercial and Recreation. REV provides customized vehicle solutions for applications including: essential needs (ambulances, fire apparatus, school buses, mobility vans and municipal transit buses), industrial and commercial (terminal trucks, cut-away buses and street sweepers) and consumer leisure (recreational vehicles ("RVs") and luxury buses). REV's brand portfolio consists of 30 well-established principal vehicle brands including many of the most recognizable names within our served markets. Several of REV's brands pioneered their specialty vehicle product categories and date back more than 50 years.

Paint/Body

Job Title: Paint/Body

What a day in the life of a Paint/Body at REV looks like:
  • Responsible for sanding and/or buffing painted vehicles
  • Seal body seams with epoxy seam sealer and smooth properly for final paint (prep)
  • Grind, fill with properly mixed body filler and sand to finish, all welds, dents, and gouges in exterior panels. (prep)
  • Spray primer on all areas where body filler was applied (prep)
  • Spray (Alodine) adhesion promoter on body and clean for paint job (Alodine)
  • Mask off areas where paint is not required (Beltline)
  • Disassemble and reassemble chassis for paint (includes Ford, Chevy, Ram, Freightliner, and international chassis) (Chassis Painting)
  • Wipe down all areas to be painted with grease and wax remover (Alodine)• Sand down painted surfaces to remove orange peel texture (Buffing)
  • Operate a buffer and understand the steps required to buff paint to a proper finish (Buffing)
  • Will be required to climb on vehicles and be required to wear fall protection
  • Must keep work area safe and clean to 6S standards (all)
Required education, skills, and experiences to be successful:
  • Preferred 1-year experience in automotive paint prep and body repair
  • Preferred high school diploma or GED
  • Ability to run dual action sanders, grinders, and miscellaneous hand tools
  • Must have full knowledge of quality requirements to produce acceptable finish paint
  • Ability to communicate professionally and follow directions
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to learn how to mix primers and other paint products
  • Ability to perform tasks within time standards and maintain quality standards
  • Must have general knowledge of OSHA and EPA standards
Physical demands on this role:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Frequent bending, stooping, squatting, and climbing up and down ladders and scaffolding
  • Ability to regularly lift and move 40 lbs. without assistance
  • Ability to work with arms above head
  • Ability to work from ladders or scaffolding
  • Ability to operate and understand the operation of all protective safety equipment in the area.
  • Ability to wear dust mask and/or respirator
  • Ability to work in non-temperature-controlled environments
  • Ability to work in 95 plus degrees temperatures for ten hours a day
  • Ability to stand at workstation for ten hours a day (Minus specific breaks)

What makes REV unique:
  • Military friendly employer
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Career Development Opportunities
  • Opportunities to relocate to other REV locations
  • Medical, dental and vision benefits start on day one

REV Group (NYSE: REVG) is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty vehicles and related aftermarket parts and services. REV serves a diversified customer base primarily in the United States through three segments: Fire & Emergency, Commercial and Recreation. REV provides customized vehicle solutions for applications including: essential needs (ambulances, fire apparatus, school buses, mobility vans and municipal transit buses), industrial and commercial (terminal trucks, cut-away buses and street sweepers) and consumer leisure (recreational vehicles ("RVs") and luxury buses). REV's brand portfolio consists of 30 well-established principal vehicle brands including many of the most recognizable names within our served markets. Several of REV's brands pioneered their specialty vehicle product categories and date back more than 50 years.

REV Group is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. REV Group also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 707278645-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: REV Group, Inc.
  • Location: Lancaster, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent