at Altra Industrial Motion

Date Posted: 7/13/2017

Job Description

SUMMARY: Assemble Paint Nuttall or Delroyd gear boxes where applicable. This position, as part of the assembly process, applies various paints, as per customer specifications, to the Nuttall and Delroyd Gear boxes. This includes prepping the unit, mixing the paints, using, cleaning and maintaining the painting equipment, and applying the paint to specifications.  May, from time to time, be required to use water washer in prepping a unit. This person is also responsible for maintaing a neat and orderly work area. Painter is expected to wear required PPE and to follow all safety requirements set forth for this position and area.



    1. Focus on our customers in everything you do. Your guiding principal must be that, as a result of your actions, our customers feel that it was a pleasure to do business with Nuttall Gear.
    2. Accept the responsibilities of ownership. Always conduct yourself as an owner, set forth a positive example for other employees, and put forth 100% effort. A positive indication of ownership is active participation on (TQM) teams.
    3. Display professional behavior (including appropriate attire) at all times. Maintain a neat and clean work area.
    4. Communicate problems, and offers solutions, to your supervisor. Report all non-conformances to your supervisor immediately.
    5. On multiple piece orders, check the first piece to ensure it meets the drawing requirements prior to starting the second piece.
    6. Upon completion of the assigned work, sign and date the corresponding operation steps on the M.I. and complete the move ticket.
    7. Work to the sequence listed on the work center line-up. Discuss any proposed revisions to the line-up with your supervisor.
    8. Properly store all tooling for efficient retrieval. Request tooling needs with your supervisor prior to submittal to Manufacturing Engineering.
    9. Clean your machinery each day. Add oil, grease, and other required fluids as required by the preventative maintenance program.
    10. Understand and follow the shop practices and related procedures set forth for your position.
    11. Understand and follow the company Quality Policy.
    12. Understand and follow the rules and regulations set forth in the Employee Manual.
    13. Always work in a safe manner and follow plant safety rules.
    14. Undertake and support any policy, change, system, or work rules the company implements affecting this position.
    15. Maintain cell metrics, as defined by supervisor.

Job Requirements

Skills Required:

  1. Read and understand outline drawings
  2. Must have knowledge of hand and air tools required for painting application
  3. Study work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications
  4. Run water washer
  5. Must abide by all safety requirements pertaining to job classification
  6. Be a team player
  7. Must be motivated and able to work independently
  8. Must have basic knowledge of the various paints used and how to prepare for application.
  9. Read & use all inspection equipment pertaining to job

Supervision Required: Physical Demands:                 

  1. High level of initiative required by individual. Must be able to follow instructions from leader and work in a team atmosphere.

Physical Demands: 

Potential physical demands include, but are not limited to: sitting, standing, walking and occasional bending or stooping in a manufacturing environment, both in our facility and while travelling. It would entail climbing and moving around working machines and equipment. Potential sensory demands include, but are not limited to: hearing and seeing. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential

Job Snapshot

About Us

Altra Industrial Motion is a leading global supplier of quality power transmission and motion control products. Providing the essential control of equipment speed, torque, positioning, and other functions, Altra products are used in nearly any machine or process involving motion. Our products are sold in over 70 countries in a variety of major industrial markets, including food processing, material handling, packaging machinery, mining, energy, automotive, primary metals, turf and garden and many others.

Altra products are marketed under a variety of well recognized and established manufacturing brand names. Operating independently, each of these companies is committed to the guiding principles of operational excellence, continuous improvement and customer satisfaction.

Our products are frequently used in a wide range of high-volume manufacturing processes, where the reliability and accuracy are critical in both avoiding costly down time and enhancing the overall efficiency of manufacturing operations.

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