Paint Prep

Scelzi Enterprises, Inc. is looking to hire energetic individuals to assist our painting department in preparing sheet metals, service bodies, flatbeds, and misc. materials for paint. The job requires the candidate to cover bumpers, windows, and trim using masking tape and paper, clean and sand all surfaces, and fill cracks or breaks in surfaces with putty.

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. 1.Clean floor of beds with wire wheel
  2. 2.Clean dirt of body using cleaning materials
  3. 3.Use of grinder, putty knife, DA sander, caulking gun to smooth surface
  4. 4.Apply bondo and do complete bodywork
  5. 5.Mask units/body properly for paint
  6. 6.Prep, sand, and touch-up
  7. 7.May apply underseal on bodies
  8. 8.Read work orders for body specifications
  9. 9.Inspect and identify scratches or dents / flaws
  10. 10.Notify supervisor of any mechanical or material issues
  11. 11.Maintain a clean and safe work area


  1. 1.Able to work in a fast paced environment,
  2. 2.Must be able to work as a team member,
  3. 3.Must be able to use required safety equipment i.e. respirator, safety glasses,
  4. 4.Must pay attention to detail
  5. 5.Able to multi-task


Supervisory Responsibility

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment

This job operates in a shop production environment. Includes exposure to sounds and noise level that are distracting or uncomfortable. Requires working in a very hot (above 90 degrees F) or very cold (below 32 degrees F) temperatures. Requires working indoors in non-controlled environmental conditions. Job tasks are performed in close physical proximity to other people. Requires exposure to minor burns, cuts, bites, or stings. Requires exposure to hazardous equipment.

Physical Demands

Must be able to lift 50lbs periodically. Requires walking, standing, squatting, bending, climbing, kneeling, crawling, twisting, pushing, pulling, reaching, repetitive movement, using hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools or controls.

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. Days are Monday through Saturdays; hours may vary from 6:30 a.m. to 4:40 p.m.

Required Education and Experience

  • 6 months of general work experience.

Preferred Education and Experience

  • One year industrial/construction/ general labor experience

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

Must pass pre-employment drug test, and physical.

Work Authorization/Security Clearance (if applicable)



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 Position   Paint Prep
 Position Number  110107
 City  Fresno
 State  California
 Dept  Production
 Experience  Requires 6 months of general work experience, prefer one year industrial/construction/ general labor experience
 Wage  Hourly
 Position Status
 Full Time

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Since we began building truck bodies in 1979, Scelzi Enterprises has focused on unique styling, American ingenuity and craftsmanship, and an unwavering commitment to Quality. We use the best materials, best equipment, and a great team of truck building professionals to make products that are as durable and tough as they are attractive. Compare our products side by side with any other truck body and you will see the Scelzi difference.

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