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Painter II - 1st & 2nd Shift

Date: Aug 6, 2022

Location: Oregon, IL, United States

Company: Oregon Tool

Work Location: Oregon, IL    

As part of our ongoing commitment to providing a safe and healthy work environment for all our Team Members, Oregon Tool is requiring that all new hires, except hourly production/warehouse positions, have started their vaccination process or are already fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their first day of work. 

At Oregon Tool, it is our goal to create, cultivate and sustain a global, inclusive culture, where differences drive innovative solutions to meet the needs of our employees and customers. Oregon Tool invites and encourages applications from all skilled individuals, including from groups that are traditionally underrepresented, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes our company #SharperTogether. 




The Painter II applies powder coatings via a Wagner electrostatic spray guns to parts and frames on a moving conveyor line.  Painter applies powder coat finish to specifications such as proper mil thickness, coverage, and gloss while maintaining high powder transfer efficiency.  Must be able to perform duties while wearing a supplied air hood.




  • Primary Task (70%)
    • Apply a high quality powder coat finish to specifications using a Wagner Electrostatic spray gun.  Specifications include proper mil thickness, coverage, and gloss.
    • Performs preventative maintenance on the powder coat system and all pumps, guns, and tools associated with the system. 
    • Maintain high transfer efficiency while keeping up with a moving conveyor line.


  • Secondary Task (30%)
    • Reads color tags and completes pre and post powder surface preparation.
    • Perform duties in a safe manner while maintain a clean and safe work area.


  • Communication and Documentation
    • Maintain open communication through conversation and both formal and informal documents



  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED)   



  • Two or more years of related experience.
  • Previous powder coat or liquid paint application experience. 
  • Knowledge of multi-stage washer and pre-treat systems. 
  • Must be able to perform duties while wearing a supplied air hood.
  • Able to complete responsibilities in a timely, professional and quality manner
  • Solve problems analytically; search out relevant information and gauge its importance when making decisions
  • Effective written and oral communication skills; able to express oneself clearly and in technical and non-technical terms
  • Collaborative and effective team player and able to work with teams who are globally dispersed
  • Set a good example of personal integrity
  • Demonstrate ability and willingness to learn; seek out development activities to improve skills and increase knowledge; learn from other team members and own mistakes
  • Take initiative, seek and act on opportunities to improve organization performance



  • Available to work on site as required by job
  • Available to work Shift hours

Featured Benefits: 

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits available on day one (no waiting period) 

  • One paid Community Involvement Day available per calendar year 

  • Tuition reimbursement 

  • Earn up to 120 hours vacation during your first year of service

  • Global company with small company feel 

  • Casual work attire 

  • 401k matching (100% of first 3%, 50% of next 3% = 4.5% match on 6% contribution) 


Woods Equipment an Oregon Tool Brand 

At Woods Equipment Company, we are a passionate group of people dedicated to a spirit of innovation and outside the box thinking in order to create the world’s most efficient agriculture products and attachments. We believe in inspiring, listening, learning, and rolling up our sleeves to “get after it” together. We serve a higher purpose than the products we make and are devoted to positively impacting people, communities, and landscapes around the world. We are built on a pioneering spirit, leading with humility, global stewardship, and owning it day in and day out. We know what it takes to get the job done, and we know our people is the way it happens. 

We’ve been getting after it for over 75 years. Come join our team! 

At Oregon Tool it is our responsibility to help maintain the health and safety of our team members and the communities we operate within. We’re taking a people first approach to the COVID-19 pandemic, and by following best practice guidelines we are thoughtfully operating each of our locations. 

Oregon Tool will only employ those who are legally authorized to work. Any offer of employment is contingent on the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. It is the policy of Oregon Tool to provide equal employment to all qualified persons without discrimination based on sex, race, color, religion, age, marital status, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other status protected under law. 

During the application process we will not ask for or collect any confidential, proprietary or sensitive personally identifiable information (e.g., date of birth; driver’s license number; or credit card, bank account or other financial information) (collectively, “Sensitive Information”). If you submit any Sensitive Information, you do so at your own risk, and we will not be liable to you or responsible for consequences of your submission. This notice should not be construed as an offer of employment or creating any terms of employment.