We are looking for an Experienced Painter with attention to detail who understands the art of an exceptional paint job.
Proficiencies: Understand body panels and part preparation, installation and fit. Using industry-standard products such as 3M, Evercoat, PPG Deltron Mixing System.
Smithy Customs is a professional, detail-oriented classic car customization and restoration shop located in Houston, TX. The team is led by owner and head designer, Justin Smith, who prioritizes the balance of function, durability, and beauty in every build.
Our work environment includes:
- Modern office setting
- Great work environment
- Correct tools and materials
- Growth opportunities
This is a full-time on-site role for an Automotive Painter at Smithy Customs. The painter will be responsible for preparing vehicles for paint, applying primer and final paint, and performing quality control checks. The Painter will also perform surface preparation, bodywork, removing rust, old paint, and other materials prior to painting.
Experience with automotive painting and finishing at a high level, including the ability to blend and mix paint to match original colors and finishes using PPG Deltron paint system.
Knowledge of automotive painting techniques and detailed finishing polishing.
Paint stripes and layered colors, flats, and protective undercoat experience a must.
Ability to use a variety of paint spraying equipment and hand tools necessary for refinishing vehicles.
Knowledge of safety procedures when painting, including proper ventilation and handling of hazardous materials.
Attention to detail to ensure quality control checks and the ability to identify problems in finished paint jobs.
Ability to work in a team and collaborate with technicians and other professionals in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to stand for extended periods of time and lift up to 50lbs.
Automotive Technician or Paint Certification or comparable experience is a plus.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $30.00 – $45.00 per hour
Expected hours: No less than 40 per week
- Flexible schedule
- Health insurance reimbursement
- Paid time off
- Professional development assistance
- Relocation assistance
- Vision insurance
- 10 hour shift
- 8 hour shift
- Monday to Friday
Supplemental pay types:
- Bonus opportunities
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