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Assembly Team Member/Painter

Posting Job Title: Assembly Team Member/Painter
Location: Woodstock, ON
Reports to: Coordinator or Designate
Department: Modifications/Assembly


Support the objectives of the Assembly department. Overall responsibility is to complete customer requested modifications within the allowed timeframe, while ensuring Safety First, Quality Always practices at all times.


  • Operate hand-held HLPV spray guns to spray base clear and single stage paint on automotive truck parts (cab, hood, fenders, etc.)
  • Complete truck modification requests such as painting cabs, doors and hoods
  • Mix paints using automated paint mixing equipment according to a pre-determined formula
  • Operate equipment, such as polishers, to clean, wash and buff parts once painting has been completed
  • Check the parts thoroughly for appearance and thickness in paint and mark any inconsistencies or areas where touch-up is required
  • Prepare parts for paint disassembling cab units and properly masking and cleaning parts
  • Place sprayed parts in appropriate area for air dryer in the oven and bake them as specified
  • Clean all painting equipment and properly dispose of any paint material in accordance with the ISO 14001 standards
  • Work as a team to meet the production requirements and customer requests
  • Work with the Team Leader to assist with prioritizing paint request to ensure that all deadlines are met
  • Support the Assembly, Quality Control, and Production Control departments when requested
  • Participate in cross training and training other Team Members when requested
  • Maintain equipment used in your area (i.e. paint guns, paint booths, etc.)
  • Participate in 5S and Kaizen activities within the MODS department
  • Ensure compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act, 2000 by wearing proper PPE and following safe working practices
  • Perform other duties as required


  • Minimum of three (3) years working experience with similar paint techniques
  • Refinishing background in automotive is an asset
  • Mechanical aptitude with a good understanding of the processes involved in automotive assembly
  • Strong attention to detail and results oriented
  • Good communication and problem-solving skills
  • Team Player and works well with others
  • Ability to work in a flexible manner and adapt to changes quickly
  • Understanding of body shop paint booths
  • Del-Fleet training


  • High School diploma
  • Industrial Painter certificate is an asset, but not required
  • Forklift license and/or experience is an asset, but not required
  • Overhead crane experience is an asset, but not required


  • Not Applicable


The work schedule is subject to change by Hino Motors Canada Ltd as to meet its production needs. The current work schedule is Monday – Friday, 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM, with the knowledge that we may need to transition to Monday – Thursday 6:00 AM – 4:30 PM. Our industry may require employees to work more than their regularly scheduled workday hours and shifts from time to time as per Employment Standards Act, 2000 Section 17- “Hours of Work Agreement”.

While performing the duties of this job, the Team Member will work in a manufacturing environment, mainly at the Modifications facility. The Team Member is regularly exposed to the paint booth and moving parts and vehicles.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by a Team Member to successfully perform the essential duties of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function.

While performing the duties of this job the employer is required to:

  • Do repetitive movement
  • Lifting items ranging in weights between 5 – 20 kilograms
  • Continuously walk and stand for extended periods of time
  • Frequent bending, twisting, climbing and kneeling
  • Lifting, pushing, pulling with moderate force
  • Reaching above or below shoulder height
  • Operate hand and power tools

Interested candidates please forward a copy of your cover letter and resume to:

HMC is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We believe in enabling people of different ages, sexes, sexual orientations, gender identities, gender expressions, colours, races, ancestries, citizenships, ethnic origins, places of origin, and creeds to work together and realize their full potential. HMC is committed to compliance with all applicable legislation including providing accommodation for applicants with disabilities. Please advise us at any point during the recruitment and selection process if you require accommodation.


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