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1st Shift Painter - $1,000 Sign-on bonus

Date: Apr 3, 2021

Location: Holland, MI, US, 49422

Company: Evoqua

Evoqua is the global leader in helping municipalities and industrial customers protect and improve the world’s most fundamental natural resource: water. We have a more than 100-year heritage of innovation and industry firsts, market-leading expertise, and unmatched customer service. Our cost-effective and reliable treatment systems and services ensure uninterrupted quantity and quality of water, enable regulatory and environmental compliance, increase efficiency through water reuse, and prepare customers for next-generation demands.

Evoqua’s unparalleled portfolio of proven brands, advanced technologies, mobile and emergency water supply solutions and service helps cities across the world provide and discharge clean water, and enable leisure and commercial industry to maximize productivity and profitability.

Every day, millions of people and thousands of companies rely on Evoqua Water Technologies to help them meet their needs for clean water.

Join our 4000 professionals around the world as we Transform Water. Enrich Life.

Evoqua Water Technologies is seeking a first shift Industrial Painter/Sand Blaster to join the team at our custom machine building facility in Holland, MI.  Responsibilities include the ability to formulate, test, mix and apply liquid coatings to meet specifications.


*Evoqua offers a 5-day work week with weekends off, a competitive salary, 3 weeks of Paid Time Off within first year of employment, and a safe and family-oriented work environment.


You will:

  • Prep and sandblast, and apply protective and/or decorative paint finishes to prepared surfaces on a variety of products to meet specifications.
  • Mix and prepare paint using proper techniques for maximum coverage and minimum waste, and troubleshoot and diagnose paint problems as necessary
  • Maintain equipment and area in a clean and safe condition.
  • Complete and submit shop work orders, rework, and miscellaneous sheets to update individual utilization reports to ensure hours worked equals hours paid.
  • Make suggested changes on shop work orders (process times, errors on BOM's, routings, prints, other discrepancies to review with supervisor).
  • Assist in loading and unloading of paint booth.
  • Must possess a strong sense of urgency along with perfectionist eye for a quality finish.




  • High school graduation or equivalent required. One year of vocational/technical training desired.
  • 2 years of related experience in a manufacturing "job shop" environment preferred.
  • Must be familiar with conventional and HVLP painting techniques.
  • Must be dependable and work effectively under pressure, and be able to work with minimum supervision.
  • Ability to lift heavy material (approximately 50 lbs) on a daily basis required.
  • Ability to pass annual pulmonary function test required.
  • Safety Equipment provided / Precautions Required:
    • Uniform (Full coveralls as needed)
    • Safety glasses with side shields and safety shoes or boots.
    • Hard hat, ear plugs and face shield when necessary.
    • Respirator training and annual Pulmonary Function Test (PFT)



Evoqua Water Technologies prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Evoqua Water Technologies takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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Evoqua does not accept unsolicited resumes/candidates from search firms.

Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids