Painter (1-3)

Job Locations US-VA-Virginia Beach
Posted Date 3 months ago(11/29/2017 3:27 PM)
Job Title
Metal Finisher, Blaster, Painter
Job ID
# of Openings
Active Clearance
Manufacturing/Skilled Trade


Here at VT Group, our business units provide turnkey engineering and logistics, enterprise Information Technology, and C5ISR services worldwide, primarily in the DOD, commercial, and healthcare arenas.



VT Group is seeking Painter (1-3) in Virginia Beach, VA.


Operated grinders and sanders; wet and powder painting equipment to spray work pieces by performing the following duties:


  • Ensures all items are completed within customer, company and quality procedures and regulations
  • Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample part to determine surface finish and coatings to be applied on work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements
  • Turns on valves and observes gauges to set pressure and to control flow of paint to each spray station
  • Prepare fabricated parts for painting application by grinding and sanding
  • Utilizes hand tools such as grinders, needle guns, sanders, and hand files
  • Inspects painted units for runs, sags, and unpainted areas
  • Readjusts pressure valves to control direction and pattern of spray and to correct flaws in coating
  • Cleans paint equipment and maintains ceiling and walls of booth, conveyor hooks or grid, and from disks, cones, spray heads, and hoses
  • Changes filters and booth coat in spray booth
  • Mixes paint according to specifications with viscometer to regulate consistency according to changes in atmospheric conditions
  • Mixes and applies filler materials



  • High School Diploma


  • (1) Two years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience to include AS in related field
  • (2) Three years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience to include AS degree plus one year of experience or BS in related field
  • (3) Eight years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience to include AS plus five years experience or BS plus two years experience in related field


Mathematical Skills

  • Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's; Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.


Join VT Group if you want to serve with friendly and caring people who are dedicated to delivering critical services and helping our customers solve difficult problems in often world-changing circumstances.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


VT Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


VT Group is a drug free workplace. All applicants must pass a drug test before beginning work or receiving an offer of employment. Refusal to submit to testing will result in disqualification of further employment consideration.


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