Date: May 28, 2023

Location: Hesston, KS, US

Company: AGCO


POSITION: Perform position requirements, including but not limited to major accountabilities in a safe, efficient and effective manner.

MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES (include, but not limited to):

 Follow all Company rules, policies, procedures and requirements especially for: safety, quality, delivery and productivity/cost.

 Prepare surface surface(s) to be painted.

 Observe machine gauges, paint tools / equipment operation and paint application to detect defects or deviations from standards, and make adjustments as necessary.

 Determine paint flow, viscosity, and coating quality by performing visual inspections, or by using viscometers.

 Weigh or measure chemicals, coatings, or paints before adding them to machines.

 Select appropriate coatings, paints, or sprays, or prepare them by mixing substances according to formulas, using automated paint mixing equipment.

 Set up and operate and clean paint tools / machines to paint or coat products with such materials in accordance with standards and expectations.

 Effectively and efficiently apply paint using appropriate equipment in accordance with paint specifications and quality requirements which the painter must visually recognize.

 Turn dials, handwheels, valves, or switches to regulate conveyor speeds, machine temperature, air pressure and circulation, and the flow or spray of coatings or paints.

 Start and stop operation of paint tools / machines, using levers or buttons.

 Record operational data on specified forms.

 Start pumps to mix solutions and fill tanks.

 Operate auxiliary machines or equipment used in coating or painting processes.

 Assist other painters, other employees and train employees on job procedures.

 Use tools, equipment and technology, including hand or power tools, manufacturing/operations equipment and computerized or automated systems.

 Maintain work area(s) in a safe, clean and orderly fashion.

 Maintain production, other data and reports.

 Perform work duties, activities and responsibilities on assigned shift and schedule.

 Perform other duties, activities and responsibilities as instructed.

 Able to work flexible hours and shifts as needed.


 At least 1 years of work-related experience, (working in a manufacturing / production work environment, or working in a painter role.)

 Must be able to pass a Pulmonary Function Test; Medical Questionnaire provided by the EHS Department.

 Must be able to pass a Qualitative Fit Test for use of Respirator. Fit Test provided by the EHS Department.

 Basic understanding of Electrostatic Paint Controls and Application.

 Must be able to apply both Liquid Topcoat and Powder Topcoat in accordance with Quality Standards.

 Able read and interpret work instructions or similar information is preferred

 Must be able to write legibly and demonstrate good communication skills.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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