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Job Details

Spray Painter


TransCanada Turbines Ltd.

Date Posted

September 07, 2022


  • Location Airdrie, AB
  • Earnings $28.00 to $33.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Oct 07, 2022
Job Requirements


TransCanada Turbines Ltd.




Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Noisy
  • Odours


  • Clean work area
  • Organize and maintain inventory
  • Read and interpret blueprints/sketches/specifications
  • Check proper thickness of plating using micrometers, callipers or other devices
  • Clean and maintain equipment
  • Operate and control: electroplating equipment to coat metal, hot-dip metal plating equipment to galvanize metal and/or spray equipment to build up worn or damaged parts
  • Prepare and mix metallizing solutions according to formulas or specifications
  • Tend automatic metal coating machines which convey objects through a series of cleaning, rinsing and plating solutions
  • Tend or operate equipment to prepare items for application of protective or decorative coatings
  • Tend or operate equipment to spray or coat

Type of product

General metal products

Computer and Technology Knowledge

  • AutoCAD
  • Computer numerical control (CNC) machines
  • MS Excel
  • MS Office
  • MS Word

Surface Preparation Methods

  • Abrasive disc wheel
  • Chemical techniques
  • Etching
  • Flame cleaning
  • Masking
  • Removing old coatings manually
  • Sandblasters
  • Steam cleaning
  • Water blasting

Type of Paints or Coatings

  • Anti-fouling paints
  • Bituminous coatings
  • Catalyzed or polymerized paints
  • Drying oils paint
  • Fire retardant coatings
  • Fluorescent coatings
  • Gildings
  • Inhibiting coatings
  • Metallized coatings
  • Oil-based or emulsion paints
  • Resinous, solvent drying paints

Application Methods

  • Airless gravity pump
  • Automated spray painting
  • Electrostatic method
  • Hand-held spray guns

Types of Systems


Equipment and machinery experience

  • Anodizing equipment
  • Automatic metal coating machinery
  • Callipers
  • Electroplating equipment
  • Galvanizing equipment
  • Hot-dip metal plating equipment
  • Metal spray equipment
  • Micrometers

Type of industry experience

Component manufacturing industry

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Drug test

Transportation/travel information

Own transportation

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Manual dexterity
  • Overtime required
  • Physically demanding
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Standing for extended periods

Personal suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player


1 year to less than 2 years

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits


Long term benefits

  • Life insurance
  • Other benefits
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

Free parking available

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