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Railcar Painter Sayre Union - 3rd Shift

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Company: GE Capital
Location: PA - Sayre PA
Posted: 11/29/2012
Salary: N/A

Business Segment

Capital - Americas

About Us

**All Applicants Must Apply at GERAILCARJOBS.COM**

GE Capital, Rail Services is a full service provider for all aspects of railcar fleet management. Headquartered in Chicago, Rail Services is a leading service provider to the rail industry with over 100 years of experience and offers a variety of railcars and locomotives to shippers and railroads in markets across North America. The business also provides a full suite of services, including maintenance management and railcar repair services. Rail Services understands the marketplace and has the resources and knowledge to anticipate the needs of the industry. It is this knowledge that allows GE to solve challenges with tailor-made solutions to meet customer financial and service needs.

For more information about GE Capital, Rail Services, please visit:

The United States has regulations that govern the hiring of current or former U.S. Government employees. If you currently work for (or have in the past) the U.S. Government (in any capacity), you may have certain responsibilities under these regulations and certain restrictions may apply to your potential employment with GE. Therefore, if GE regarding a position of employment contacts you, and you have worked for the U.S. Government at any time, please immediately inform the GE representative of this fact.

For U.S. employment opportunities, GE hires U.S. citizens, permanent residents, asylees, refugees, and temporary residents. Temporary residence does not include those with non-immigrant work authorization (F, J, H or L visas), such as students in practical training status. Exceptions to these requirements will be determined based on shortage of qualified candidates with a particular skill. GE will require proof of work authorization. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Role Summary/Purpose

GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation.

GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Paint a variety of railcar types using paint wands (about 3 pounds) and lines (3/8 inch lines.
  • Responsible for set-up and Paint Room prep including straightening out paintlines and airlines for respirators, closing all doors manually (overhead doors on chains) and setting up scaffolding.
  • Appropriately wear and utilize all safety equipment. Equipment includes Respirators (full and half face), Painting coveralls, Hearing Protection, Eye Protection, Steel Toed Boots.
  • In course of painting, manually open and close all gates and hatch covers (lids) to ensure they are working.
  • Responsible for clean-up and organization of work areas to enable smooth transition to next paint job.
  • Actively participate in team meetings, training and activities to help maintain a safe & productive work environment and ensure high quality/compliant & efficient work completion
  • Work closely with other teams, office staff and management to coordinate work tasks, define & drive toward team and facility goals, help make workplace & process improvements and recognize the contributions of others.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • 1+ years as an Industrial Coating applicator
  • Experience with the application of Plural Component Coatings
  • Must be able to read and understand written work orders and material safety data sheets.
  • Must be able to work in an environment with continuous exposure to outdoor weather conditions with dust, fumes, and noise. Must be able to climb, stoop, and bend repeatedly, work in confined spaces, carry hand and power tools.
  • Pass Company physical, including pulmonary function.
  • Must pass company physical including pulmonary function, chest and back x-rays.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Willingness to comply with pre-employment screening, including but not limited to drug testing, reference verification, and background check.

    Desired Characteristics

  • High school diploma or GED preferred, but applicant must be English literate so as to understand written work orders and material safety data sheets.

    GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation.
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