Paint Associate (1st and 2nd Shift Available) in Marengo, IL at Thomson Industries, Inc

Date Posted: 6/20/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you ready to be part of a passionate and hard-working team?  Are you eager and have the drive to help us move our business forward? If so, then look no further. 


Join our Thomson Linear team.  We are an established and growing manufacturing facility in Marengo, IL. Our facility is clean and air conditioned and all benefits begin day 1 - including paid time off.


We invite you to explore the opportunity of advancing your career with Thomson. For more information about us, visit



This position is responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction for quality and delivery by hanging, painting, and packing actuators within the speed of the paint line conveyor.  Standard Work Documentation, Manufacturing Instructions and Quality Plans in the cell provide information essential to completion of the tasks required per job.  Performs duties of similar complexity as assigned by the Production Leader or Supervisor.  Communicates essential information to the Cell Leader, Production Leader or Supervisor as required.  Adheres to all health and safety regulations including 5S responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ability to read, follow and understand prints to accomplish the assigned task.
  • Must exhibit the ability to read and follow work instructions or follow verbal instructions to perform the required job operations according to the Manufacturing Instructions, Quality Plans, and Safety Policies and Procedures.
  • Must be able to make basic math calculations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
  • Ability to lift up to 40lbs multiple times a day.
  • Must be willing to work overtime, which may include occasional weekends.
  • Ability to pass fit test for respirator.

Job Requirements

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Good planning, organizing and communication skills.
  • Strong team skills and the ability to handle the demands of multiple priorities.
  • Good reading and comprehension.
  • Flexibility and reliability, including good focus and attendance.
  • The ability to work long periods standing up; lift and manipulate heavy loads (up to 40 lbs.).
  • Twist, turn, bend, stoop, push, pull, reach, and walk repetitively, and work with paint and cleaning products.

Physical Demand and Work Environment:  

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and sit.  The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus.

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