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Req Number DSS17-0003  
Category Maintenance  
Division Digitzed Schematic Solutions, Inc.  
Location DSS - Warren  

Job Summary:

The Painter prepares and paints metal surfaces for the USMC Airfield Damage Repair Kits including exterior metal walls, shelving, components and interior metal.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare surfaces for paint including cleaning, sanding and masking.
  • Set up product and area for paint.
  • Hand painting and spraying.
  • Operate lifting devices such as crane and forklift.
  • Adhere to safety procedures at all times.
  • Manually load and unload materials from pallets, skids, platforms, trucks and lifting devices.
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of tools and shop area.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Position Requirements

Knowledge, Skills & Ability:

  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent required.
  • Must be able to pass a Background Screening.
  • Current active Driver’s License and demonstrated knowledge of driving rules and regulations.
  • Experience with sprayers/paint guns preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of use of wrenches, drills and power tools.
  • Must be physically capable of operating various equipment, including but not limited to; crane, forklift, power washer, generator and other power and hand tools.

  • Related shop or warehousing experience preferred.
  • Forklift and/or Crane Operator Permits preferred.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage time, stay on task and follow directions.
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Ability to wear and work effectively with respirator.
  • High level of integrity and work ethic
  • Strong oral and written communications skills and the ability to communicate specific task information effectively.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills; must be able to work independently and interact effectively with all levels of the organization.

  • Dependable attendance.

  • Must have manual dexterity to operate power and manual tools.

  • Must be able to climb ladders and maintain 3 points of contact with equipment.

  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.

  • Must be able to work in excess of a 40-hour week if necessary.
  • Must be able to withstand repetitive motion up to 10 hours a day with lunch and breaks.

  • U.S. Citizen or U.S. Person status.

Office Location and Travel:

This position is located in Warren, MI.

Working Environment & Conditions

This position is indoors and outdoors, consistent with a warehouse position and has a noise level of mostly moderate to high. The incumbent is required to operate necessary tools, machinery, or equipment and will require extended periods of standing, and other physically demanding conditions including lifting, moving, or manipulating objects up to 50 pounds. This position requires frequent bending, stooping and climbing. The incumbent will use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Our Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

The company is an equal opportunity employer. The company shall not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity (except where gender is a bona fide occupational qualification), national origin, age, disability, military/veteran status, marital status, genetic information or any other factor protected by law. We are committed to equal employment opportunity in all decisions related to employment, promotion, wages, benefits and all other privileges, terms and conditions of employment.

The company is dedicated to seeking all qualified applicants. If you require an accommodation to navigate or to apply to a position on our website, please contact Sharon Alred via e-mail at or by calling 586-558-8510 to request accommodations.

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About our Company

DSS is an Alaskan Native Corporation (ANC), SBA 8(a), Minority Owned Business Enterprise (MBE) that is a recognized leader in specialized Integrated Logistic Support (ILS) design and development. DSS currently serves the entire Department of Defense (DoD) , aerospace and defense companies and a growing list of commercial clients.

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