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Lead Painter

Date:  Sep 22, 2023

Paris, IL, US

Brand:  Grain & Protein

Core Responsibilities

• Set up paint booth to paint product

• Ability to paint using wet spray booth/tools provided

• Mask product as necessary

• Complete all the daily startup and shutdown activities of the paint booth/kitchen

• Maintain cleanliness and origination of the paint kitchen and paint booth

• Cleaning of product before it is painted

• Maintain all aspects of paint booth, paint pods, paint kitchen, and wash stations

• Test operation of machines periodically

• Check product for flaws and rework as necessary

• Keep records of approved and defective units or final products



• Proven experience as a paint technician

• Working knowledge of wet paint systems

• Understanding of production procedures

• Ability to read blueprints, schematics, manuals, etc.

• Analytical skills

• Attention to detail

• Teamwork and communication skills

• High School Diploma or equivalent GED (or relevant experience in lieu of)


Experience our global diversity and enterprising spirit while helping us create innovative technologies and a positive impact that helps feed the world’s nearly 8 billion people.  From the day you decide to join AGCO, we want to engage and excite you and we’re clear on where we want to go as a business and we trust you to help us there.    Whether you want to learn a new skill or you aspire to do something different, we can help you develop the skills you need to take your career - and our business - to the next level.


We also invite you to “Make the Most of You” - Benefits include: health care and wellness plans, flexible and virtual work options (where available), 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, paid holidays and paid time off, flexible spending accounts, reimbursement for continuing education, company philanthropic programs, company perks programs, and much more…


Please note that this job posting is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all required activities, duties, responsibilities and may change at any time with or without notice.


AGCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.


AGCO is a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural engineering with a portfolio of exciting international brands which deliver solutions to farmers in 140 countries through a full line offer from tractors and combine harvesters to protein production systems and smart farming software solutions – to an environment where the future is happening now.

Smart Solutions

Our five grain and protein brands help our customers manage seeds and grains, protect animal health and improve productivity. GSI and Cimbria offer advanced, integrated systems that make storing, conditioning, moving, and managing grain and seed easier and more profitable. Cumberland and AP leverage the latest high-tech solutions to improve poultry and swine production, including state-of-the-art climate control, biosecurity, and feeding systems. And Tecno’s innovative layer housing helps egg producers protect the well-being of their birds and achieve better results.

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