Flex Trades

Industrial Painters

Charles Y. – Industrial Painter

Industrial Painter Charles Y. working on metal components
  • 15+ years of experience as an industrial painter 
  • Industry Experience: Heavy Machinery (tractors/trailors), Locomotive, and Aerospace 
  • Extensive performing prep, mixing and painting of finished product in a fabrication shop, to achieve specific colors and viscosities  
  • Experience Masking, sanding, spraying, washing, stripping, etching, layouts, buffing leading edges, blending paint, silk screening, laying out stripes, and painting, including wet on wet applications 
  • Experience performing full-body and touch up painting in a manufacturing setting  
  • Experience with gravity-fed, HVLP, air-assist/airless, conventional, and pot paint guns 
  • Detailed experience in working with electro-static paints over a variety of sized components 
  • Led painting department at various companies, including direction/training of lesser skilled technicians 
  • Comfortable working with chemicals, including Acetone and M.A.K. Solvents 
  • Experience managing cleanliness of sandblasting and paint departments 

Industrial Painters with
strong knowledge


Heavy Machinery (tractors/trailors), Locomotive, and Aerospace 


Experience in painting to include work with airless/air-assist guns, booth painting, and electro-static painting


Experience managing cleanliness of sandblasting and paint departments