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Seeking Painters and Sandblasters - Sign-on bonus Eligible

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Date: Nov 21, 2021

Location: Holland, MI, US, 49424

Company: Evoqua

Evoqua has the strength of a major global business while embracing the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup.  Our innovative products have been solving the world’s water problems for more than 100 years.  Today, we are building on that strong history of success – transforming water for our customers enriching the lives of consumers.  


Evoqua’s unparalleled portfolio of proven brands, advanced technologies, mobile and emergency water supply solutions and services helps cities across the world provide and discharge clean water, and equips the leisure and commercial industries to maximize productivity and profitability.  Every day, millions of people and thousands of companies rely on Evoqua Water Technologies to help meet their needs for clean water.


What does it mean to work here. . .


Our Mindset:  We put customers first.  We know we succeed only when our customers succeed. To that end, we make decisions at lowest possible levels, at fastest possible speeds – freeing employees to respond to customers quickly and effectively without sacrificing safety or quality.


Our organization: We work as “One Evoqua”.  We collaborate across our global enterprise. In an increasingly competitive marketplace, no single product, group or unit succeeds on their own, no matter how remarkable they are.  We are one team.


Our People: We hire for brains and heart.  We are industry experts who foster great relationships with colleagues and customers.  We value technical knowledge and experience, alongside business insight and people smarts.  We nurture both the hard and soft skills of our talent.


Our Leadership: We lead from where we are.  We take ownership.  We lead from all levels.  We value the opportunity to grow, as a business and as people.  We hold each other accountable to make the right things happen for maximum performance. 


Our promise:  Grow with the Best. We grow with the best.  We are on the move.  As the world’s first choice for water solutions, our workplace will continue to evolve and expand, and so will the opportunities.  This is a workplace that nourishes talented people.  Immerse yourself . . . in Evoqua. 


Apply today to join our 4000 professionals around the world as we pursue our purpose: Transforming Water. Enriching Life.

Evoqua Water Technologies is seeking an Industrial Painter or Sandblaster for 2nd or 3rd shift 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 competitive salary, 3 weeks of Paid Time Off within first year of employment, and a safe and family-oriented work environment.  Our 2nd & 3rd shifts work off a 4 day work week with Fridays paid overtime. Plus, the eligibility for a sign-on bonus!


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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