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Industrial Paint Technician


The PALFINGER values of People, Entrepreneurship, Respect and Learning are more than words. We strive every day to create and support an atmosphere of collaboration, transparency, empowerment and customer focus so our greatest assets, our people, will be able to harness their passion, drive and motivation to make a big impact!

As an international group, PALFINGER offers its customers worldwide hydraulic lifting solutions at the interfaces of the transport chain. At the moment, PALFINGER operates business in 16 sectors: loader cranes, EPSILON timber and recycling cranes, marine cranes, davit systems, winches and offshore equipment, offshore cranes, boats, wind cranes, hooklifts, access platforms, tail lifts, passenger lifts, mobile cranes, truck bodies, railway systems, and truck-mounted forklifts as well as attachments and equipment for increasing crane efficiency. As a member of the PALFINGER North America Region, PALFINGER continuously pursues our vision of being the preferred provider of truck equipment throughout North and Latin America.

PALFINGER is actively searching for candidates experienced in automotive painting to fill 1st shift positions producing the best truck equipment in the world from our safe, modern, clean facility by Lake Manawa. We are located at 3501 South 11th Street in Council Bluffs, Iowa.



$18.95 hour-start, $21.00 hour-regular rate at one year anniversary. Once testing is completed and Journeyman 2 level is attained, the wages change from $19.50 per hour to $23.75 per hour at the one year anniversary.


6:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, as needed.


Job Summary

The Industrial Paint Technician will be responsible for mixing paint and other coatings and applying those to truck bodies and other components with spray guns in an industrial manufacturing environment. This position reports to the Production Supervisor, offering a competitive compensation package and opportunity for ongoing career growth.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Must have the ability to mix paint and other coatings, sand and prepare parts to accept paint, and apply paint and coatings on assemblies and components with spray guns
  • Must be capable of applying a cosmetic appealing paint finish on very large truck bodies


  • Previous painting experience required
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • “Can do” attitude
  • Team player
  • Act professionally in all situations

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits at affordable cost
  • Laundered uniforms provided at ZERO cost to employees
  • Vacation and paid holidays
  • 401K retirement plan with company match
  • First-shift, full-time hourly work in a clean, modern facility
HR Business Partner

Brittany Smith

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Council Bluffs (IA)

3501 South 11th Street Council Bluffs, IA | 51501
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