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Airbrush Artist (Production Painter for Playgrounds)

PlayPower Englewood ,CO
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Job Description

Airbrush Artist (Production Painter for Playgrounds)

Want to work for the world’s leader in play design and equipment manufacturing? Do you want to be a part of creating lasting memories for kids?  Your work will be displayed throughout the world in shopping malls, airports, daycares, restaurants, water parks and elsewhere for years to come.

PLAYTIME, a division of PlayPower, Inc. is the market leader in the play area industry. We market, design, manufacture and install custom play areas in many different market segments. With thousands of installations worldwide, our highly diversified customer base provides stability and the ability to maintain high output design and manufacturing operations.

Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced painter/airbrush artist to paint play elements with a variety of urethane and automotive type paints, using spray guns, airbrushes, and other types of painting tools. You will work with stencils, masks and freehand to produce product as depicted in production drawings and illustrations. We are looking for someone with an eye for detail, who can bring drawings and 2D renderings to life.  The ability to produce quality work in a timely fashion is key, to deliver the best products to our customers.  Teamwork is a must; we are looking for collaborative artists to work alongside our paint team, designers, project managers and coworkers. Candidates must have previous experience prepping and repairing surfaces, applying paint and top coat, and maintaining paint equipment. The work will take place in a production environment, and is full-time (Monday - Friday, 7am – 3:30 or 4:00pm) at our Englewood, CO location.

To formally apply, please visit https://www.icareersite.com/careers/browser/playpower. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Mix and apply paint; ensure proper paint coverage.
  • Accurately replicate the design/illustration per Detail Drawing.
  • Use, maintain, and clean airbrushes, air guns, pressure pots and other equipment as required.
  • Prep and repair any discrepancies in surface, including filling and sanding imperfections.
  • Maintain records of labor time and materials used, and record appropriately.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area; observe and implement proper safety practices.
  • Assist in performing other painting/coating related maintenance duties as assigned.
  • Follow the daily/weekly schedule and prioritize projects in order to meet customer shipping deadlines.
  • Work with cross-department teams to communicate questions and concerns surrounding quality, timeline or other work-related issues.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualified applicants will have:

  • Ability to lift 30lbs.
  • Ability to push and pull heavy machinery and play elements.
  • High School Education or GED (preferred).
  • Formal art training (preferred).
  • Comprehend methods and techniques of mixing and preparing paint or similar coatings.
  • Understand operational characteristics of tools and equipment used in painting/mixing.
  • Prior experience with principles and practices used in painting/mixing.
  • Familiarity with practices relating to health and safety involved in painting/mixing assignments.
  • Proficient with methods and techniques of storing equipment, materials and supplies.
  • Specified personal protective equipment (PPE), including respirators, are required for this position, and are provided by the company.
  • Medical test is required, per the respirator protocol and PPE requirements.

The interview process generally begins with a telephone conversation, followed by an in-person interview to meet the team. An airbrush test will be required during the interview process. Please submit samples of your work or link to your digital portfolio with your application.

Benefits:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Company paid life insurance, long term disability and short term disability
  • Paid vacation (12 days/year) and holidays (11 holidays/year)
  • 401(K) plan with company match
  • Fun, results-oriented work environment
  • Safety glasses and other PPE provided; safety show reimbursement program

To formally apply, please visit https://www.icareersite.com/careers/browser/playpower. 

Qualified candidates only.

Although we appreciate all interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Additional company information is available at www.playtime.com. Reference checks and pre-employment drug testing will be conducted.

PLAYTIME, a division of PlayPower, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other trait protected by law.

PLAYTIME is a division of PlayPower, Inc.

Company Description
A good family can make all the difference - so we would like you to meet on of the greatest families in the world: PlayPower. Millions of children all over the world enjoy our indoor and outdoor playground equipment, and hundreds of thousands of recreational boaters rely on our floating dock systems. When you join us at PlayPower, you'll be a part of an organization that believes in products that make people smile.

Come join us and create a little fun!

Visit www.playpower.com to apply today!

PlayPower is a leading global provider of Play, Sport and Recreation facilities and equipment. The company is headquartered in Huntersville, North Carolina, USA, with manufacturing facilities in Missouri USA, Englewood, CO, USA, Poland and the United Kingdom. The Company is represented in over 60 countries globally and has over 1100 employees.

PlayPower is made up individual brands with specific areas of expertise and market focus. They include Miracle Recreation, EZ Dock, Little Tikes Commercial Play Structures, Soft Play, PLAYTIME, No Fault and USA Shade in the United States, Tayplay in Scotland, HAGS in Poland, and HAGS/SMP, Playdirect and Freemove in the UK. All of the PlayPower brands are leaders in the markets in which they serve and have years of experience bringing play and recreation to life.

PlayPower's vision is To Inspire the World to Play through its mission of Creating Outstanding Play Environments for All Ages and Abilities.

PlayPower

Why Work Here?

Interested in a career that focuses on smiles and playtime? Come join our family at PlayPower!

A good family can make all the difference - so we would like you to meet on of the greatest families in the world: PlayPower. Millions of children all over the world enjoy our indoor and outdoor playground equipment, and hundreds of thousands of recreational boaters rely on our floating dock systems. When you join us at PlayPower, you'll be a part of an organization that believes in products that make people smile. Come join us and create a little fun! Visit www.playpower.com to apply today! PlayPower is a leading global provider of Play, Sport and Recreation facilities and equipment. The company is headquartered in Huntersville, North Carolina, USA, with manufacturing facilities in Missouri USA, Englewood, CO, USA, Poland and the United Kingdom. The Company is represented in over 60 countries globally and has over 1100 employees. PlayPower is made up individual brands with specific areas of expertise and market focus. They include Miracle Recreation, EZ Dock, Little Tikes Commercial Play Structures, Soft Play, PLAYTIME, No Fault and USA Shade in the United States, Tayplay in Scotland, HAGS in Poland, and HAGS/SMP, Playdirect and Freemove in the UK. All of the PlayPower brands are leaders in the markets in which they serve and have years of experience bringing play and recreation to life. PlayPower's vision is To Inspire the World to Play through its mission of Creating Outstanding Play Environments for All Ages and Abilities.

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13310 James E Casey Ave
Englewood, CO
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