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Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018 7:41 AM

Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology company committed to developing innovative and smart technology solutions to the world's water and energy utility challenges. The Company's products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor and return water to the environment in public utility, industrial, residential and commercial building services, and agricultural settings. With its November 2016 acquisition of Sensus, Xylem added smart metering, network technologies and advanced data analytics to its portfolio of solutions for water, gas and electric utilities. Headquartered in Rye Brook, New York with 2016 revenue of $3.8 billion, Xylem does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market-leading product brands. The Company's nearly 16,000 employees bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on identifying comprehensive, sustainable solutions.

Godwin, a Xylem brand, offers a broad product line of fully automatic self-priming pumps used in temporary and permanent applications. With a full range of diesel and electric pumps available to purchase or rent, Godwin pumps are used for dewatering and liquids transfer in mining, constructions, municipal and industrial projects around the world.

The Role: Godwin, a Xylem brand seeks to hire a painter who is responsible for the preparation painting industrial pumps and accessory equipment. The Painter is also responsible for the preparation and use of the correct paint mixtures to insure proper paint adhesion and overall appearance.

Essential Functions:

* Comply with XDS and OSHA safety standards, procedures and regulations, including daily attendance of safety/tool box meetings.

* Move equipment in and out of preparation and paint booth areas using a forklift.

* Accurately prepare paint to ensure proper adhesion.

* Inspect equipment to ensure surfaces have been properly prepared prior to applying electrostatic paint.

* Properly store or dispose of unused paints or solvents.

* Clean, maintain and inspect painting equipment after each use.

* Ability to properly operate electrostatic paint application equipment

* General knowledge of safety equipment including respirators

* Ability to maintain paint equipment

* General knowledge of paint booth equipment and proper housekeeping procedures

* Ability to operate and use basic hand tools

* General mechanical aptitude

* Ability to operate fork lifts

* Ability and willingness to follow directions and be a team player

* Ability to work independently as needed

Minimum Qualifications:

* 1 - 3 years of industrial painting experience

* Auto body, paint shop or vocational technical center experience preferred

* Forklift certification preferred

* Knowledge of paint mixing, solvents and corrosion control

* Standing eight (8) hours per day

* Using full range of physical motions associated with general labor work throughout the eight (8) hours to include walking, bending, squatting, kneeling, twisting, carrying/ lifting and climbing (up to 3 feet)

* Manual lifting and maneuvering up to 50 pounds

* Machine assisted lifting (forklifts/cranes) exceeding 50 pounds

* Work using personal protective equipment, including breathing apparatus

* Comply with annual OSHA respirator fit testing requirements (must be tested annually)

* Manufacturing environment; may be exposed to loud noises, changing temperatures, machinery with moving parts and various materials.

* In addition to the above, the performance of other related duties may be required.

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