Blaster / Sprayer

L/E/F

 

LERWICK ENGINEERING & FABRICATION LTD
GREENHEAD BASE
GREMISTA
LERWICK
SHETLAND
ZE1 0PY
Tel: 01595 692349
Email: admin@lefltd.co.uk

 

L/E/F BLASTER / SPRAYER

 

LEF provides high quality commercial painting, repairs, refinishing & shot blasting. Our expertise covers all types of Industrial metalwork, HGV tractors & trailers, Plant, Specialist Equipment, Pressure Vessels, etc.

We are looking to take on an experienced commercial spray painter to join the team and help us realise our growth plans for the future.

Job Spec

To prepare and spray large commercial vehicles, trailers/tractors, fabrications and other items to a very high standard. We are a busy site and attention to detail is essential. You will be working with air assisted equipment, often at height and using a range of different paint systems.

Typical day-to-day responsibilities include:

  • Preparing, sanding & masking bodywork and equipment to a high standard.
  • Applying a range of primers, top coats and protective finishes.
  • Working to spec, ensuring that jobs are finished on time and in full.
  • Conducting basic quality control checks.
  • Mixing paints to the right colour and consistency.
  • Preparing, maintaining and cleaning equipment.
  • Storing paints in the correct conditions.
  • Ensuring that you always follow safety procedures.

The right person will have a minimum of 3 years experience painting large, commercial vehicles or equipment using air fed systems. Also, you will need to have a high level of accuracy and an eye for detail to make sure that the finish of the paint is of the highest standard.

We provide all PPE, RPE and high quality equipment.

Skills & Experience

  • The right person will have a minimum of 3 years experience painting large, commercial vehicles using air fed systems.
  • A general knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions of paint spraying.
  • Ability to perform manual labour for extended periods of time as required by work assignments.
  • Good interpersonal skills & the ability to actively contribute to the team.
  • A current FLT licence is desirable.

Salary

Very competitive rates of pay, based on your experience.