Aker Solutions is a global provider of products, systems and services to the oil and gas industry. Our engineering, design and technology bring discoveries into production and maximize recovery from each petroleum field. We employ approximately 28,000 people in about 30 countries. Go to for more information on our business, people and values. We are looking for individuals who are prepared to take a position. Not only a position within Aker Solutions, but also a position on the exciting challenges the global oil and gas industry faces now and in the future Aker Solutions - Aker Advantage Inc., with North America locations in Houston, Mobile, Calgary and St. Johns, is looking for talented individuals who can strengthen our team and support our ambitious growth plans within the oil and gas market. Responsibilities and tasks - High School Diploma or equivalent preferred - Must keep all areas clean, orderly, and maintain good working condition of all equipment and proper storage of material. - Must perform work as per proper specs, aints, colors, and millage of product being painted. - Must properly prepare parts for paint as well as mix and apply paint. - Masking surfaces, identifying machined surfaces, maintaining blast equipment, sandblasting parts, following visual standards, blowing down blasted parts.
- Must have experience using conventional and airless spray guns. - Knowledge in two phase and three phase coating systems is a must. - Knowledge of surface preparation including but not limited to masking, sanding, and chemical solvent cleaning. - Must have the knowledge of the standard protective coating systems. Amercoat, International Paint, Sherwin Williams, and Carboline. - Good communication skills, both verbal and written are required. - Must be experienced in the safe operation of a forklift. - Must be knowledgeable in determining proper coating applications under various weather conditions with minimal instruction. - Must be able to conduct Millage Thickness Test, Salt Test, Cure Test, and Environmental Conditions with Minimal Supervision We offer Friendly colleagues in an industry with a bright future An environment where you are encouraged to develop your skills and share your knowledge with your colleagues Competitive benefits and strong focus on work-life balance Aker Solutions is a leading global oil services company with more than 150 years of industrial history and successful development. Today we have over 23,000 employees in over 30 countries. We are a growing company in developing markets and emerging regions. In North America, Aker Solutions operates eight business units creating many opportunities for our employees and customers. By joining Aker Solutions, you will work as a valued member of the team tackling challenging work and looking for opportunities to innovate. Most positions enjoy a business casual environment and flexible work schedule with competitive benefits beginning your first day. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.