Reading Truck Body – Automotive Painter

Job title: Reading Truck Body – Automotive Painter

Company: J.B. Poindexter & Co.

Job description: Reading Truck Body – Automotive Painter

Claremore, OK, USA Req #3001

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Reading Truck Body is seeking experienced Automotive Painters for 1st and 2nd Shift.

1st shift- Monday through Thursday 5:30 AM – 4:00 PM
2nd shift- Monday through Friday 3:30 PM – 11:30 PM

– Direct Hire Opportunity

– Benefits available after 30 days

– Matching 401(k) company contribution

– Paid Holidays start immediately

– 80 hours of vacation annually, prorated amount will apply during year of hire

– Employee discounts with major National retailers

– Company paid short and long term disability, ADD, and life insurance policy


The Painter will work under the direction of the Team Leader to complete painting of specialty truck equipment.

It is important that the Reading Brand is carried out through all duties and responsibilities. We are a leading manufacturer, distributor and fleet sales expert of premium truck bodies with commercial upfit for vocational markets nationwide. We strive for a pioneering attitude and a focused commitment to innovation in all we do.


  • Prepare surfaces as needed by sanding and grinding
  • Mix, thin, and adjust spray equipment for proper atomization
  • Mix paints and primers to exact specifications ordered by the customer
  • Apply coatings per recommended thickness
  • Quality inspection process for units and parts scheduled to be painted
  • Quality inspection on painted units
  • Operate paint spraying equipment including pot guns, compressors etc.
  • Craftsmanship must meet Company quality standards
  • Follow all Company safety rules and policies
  • Maintain records on paint


  • Two years on industrial paint experience, preferably automotive or aviation
  • Able to complete job essential functions with minimal experience
  • Familiar with various coatings to include effects on temperature and humidity on coatings
  • Knowledge of fast and slow evaporating solvents
  • Experience using gauges
  • Experience using pot gun spray equipment
  • Knowledge of interpreting Paint Data Sheets and Hazard Information
  • Respect of safety and environmental practices per Company policy
  • Works well in a team environment, to give and take input, and perform in a professional manner at all times

Other details

  • Job Family Reading Truck Group
  • Pay Type Hourly

Expected salary:

Location: Claremore, OK

Job date: Sat, 19 Jun 2021 01:08:10 GMT

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