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Plural Component Pump Operator Helper

Job Title:               Plural component pump operator helper Department:         Production Reports To:           Spray Paint Supervisor SUMMARY Assist with Operating and cleaning Plural component spray pump equipment. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned. Receives instruction from spray paint supervisor regarding paint requirements. Assist with Troubleshooting Plural component pump and heated bundles. Must be willing to learn the Operation of Plural component pumps and there moving parts. Assist with Moving equipment or materials to access areas to be painted. Must be willing to learn the proper mixing ratio IAW manufacture product data sheets. Assist with Disassembling Plural component pump and cleaning area once spray job is complete. QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Individual must be 18 years of age. EXPERIENCE MUST be willing to learn the Operation of Plural component pumps KNOWLEDGE OF WIWA PUMPS IS A PLUS. SAFETY Must be able to follow directions and understand safety and environmental requirements. PHYSICAL DEMANDS 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. Must be able to carry a load of about 50 lbs.  Climb stairways, vertical inclined ladders, Kneeling, standing, sitting, crouching and stooping.

Category: Skilled and Entry Level Shipyard Labor

NOTE: The following description is a GENERAL Overview of this career and not a description of a particular job posting.

The path to a shipyard career often begins with a position as a Firewatch, Trade Helper or Apprentice. Apprentice programs are rigorous and workers are often more successful if they begin in an entry-level position forst to obtain some key critical skills and knowledge such as:
- Learning the words and terms used in shipyards that aren't used in oher workplaces
- Learning about basic tools and their proper use
- Learning about the variety of trades jobs available so the worker can choose a position best suited to their interests
These occupations usually require a high school diploma.

Job Training: Employees in these occupations need anywhere from a few months to one year of working with experienced employees. A recognized apprenticeship program may be associated with these occupations.
Candidates must have 6-8 years of experience in their trade for first class tradesmen positions.

Entry-level jobs require a minimum of 6-12 months experience working in a shipyard environment.