Blaster - 1st Shift
Appleton, WI 
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Job Description
Blaster - Willing To Train

We are looking for a Blaster to work in a fast-paced industrial environment; blasting primarily large steel/metal materials. First Shift - Full-Time

Primary Responsibilities:

Operating Equipment - Grit blasting equipment such as hoses, nozzles and hoods. Various blast media such as metal grit and glass bead.

Blast Knowledge - Experience with various grades of blast quality. WILL TRAIN THE RIGHT CANDIDATE

Quality Control - Knowledge of the difference between blast grades is a plus, as well as knowledge of metal fabrications on what type of media should be used for different grades of metal.

Set-up and Clean-up - Responsible for functionality and maintenance of assigned equipment. Should know or will be trained on how to disassemble blast nozzles and clean thoroughly and at end of day and be able to prep for next day's work swiftly. Set-up and shut-down must be completed expeditiously to maximize blast-time. Must also learn, understand and adhere to clean up guidelines.

Teamwork - Must maintain constant contact with supervisors and coworkers to assure safety, efficiency and open communication. Must be willing to shift priorities as needed to optimize efficiency.

Cross training - All employees are cross trained to perform other duties, such as, but not limited to: Painting, Material Handling, Quality Control, etc.

Meetings - Attend staff meetings at start of each shift with shift supervisors, shipping and receiving supervisor and quality control supervisor.

Time Management - Blasters are responsible for tracking time allocated to various jobs that occur simultaneously and submit accurate time card at the end of each day. Team Members are expected to cooperate and assist others as necessary to boost productivity.

Safety - Blasters are required to go through training and testing for required machinery and abide by procedures for operating equipment and for conduct on the shop floor.

Policies & Procedures - All team members are expected to have a basic understanding of Profile Finishing Systems employee handbook and know general protocol for conduct and performance expectations.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* Blasters are trained with in-depth knowledge of paint production warehouse and/or heavy industrial background.
* Industrial Blast Booth experience is not required, but is a plus. Attention to detail mandatory to avoid runs, skips and other quality issues.
* Basic knowledge of quality control practices are beneficial.
* Must possess high school diploma or equivalent.* Strong work ethic is a must. Unexcused absences and tardiness will not be tolerated.
* Excellent teamwork and communication skills are required.

* Fork Lift experience is a plus.

For immediate consideration: forward your resume to:

OR - Apply in person at: US Tech Force, 1040 Spencer St, Suite 101, Appleton, WI 54914

OR - Visit our website for an up-to-date list of job openings or to apply:

Call at: 920-832-1200

Resumes can be sent to


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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