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Abrasive Blaster

Columbus, MS 39702

Employment Type: Contract Industry: Material Handler/Casual Labor Job Number: KB496977514 Pay Rate: $16.00 / hour

Job Description

Abrasive Blaster
Automation Personnel Services is looking for a hard-working Abrasive Blaster for a company based in Columbus, MS. In this role, you will primarily be responsible for preparing various metal surfaces using a variety of abrasive blasting equipment including but not limited to traditional, plastic media, steel shot, and glass bead blasting.

Pay Rate 
$16.00 per hour

Schedule and Hours 
Monday through Friday, 7 00 am to 4 00 pm.

Abrasive Blaster Duties and Responsibilities 
• Blasts metal surfaces clean to prepare them for paint applications
• Grinds, sands, cleans or polishes objects or parts to correct defects or to prepare surfaces for further finishing using hand tools and power tools
• Moves controls to adjust, start, or stop equipment during blasting or grinding processes
 Observes machine operations to detect any problems, making necessary adjustments to correct problems
• Moves levers or controls that operate lifting devices, such as forklifts to lift beams, load, unload, transport or stack materials
Abrasive Blaster Qualifications and Requirements 
• 1 year of blasting experience
• Ability to use hand tools, small power tools, test equipment and willingness to learn
• 50 pound lift assessment 
Job Type 
Full time, temporary to hire

• Weekly Pay
• 401(k) retirement plan
• Medical, dental, and vision insurance
• Vacation Pay
• Holiday Pay

Interested in this job?
Click Apply Now, email your resume to apsTuscaloosa@apstemps.com, or call us at 205.344.6119 to learn more. You can also apply in person at our office located at:

Automation Personnel Services Tuscaloosa Branch
12 McFarland Blvd NE
Northport, AL 35473

Bonus Opportunity!
We are also offering a $50.00 referral bonus. Both employee and referral must stay on assignment for 30 days to receive the payout.

About Automation Personnel Services
Automation Personnel Services is an award-winning staffing agency with more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and light-industrial staffing. Automation Personnel Services is the winner of the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Talent Award in 2019-2024, and the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Client Award for seven straight years, 2016-2024. Automation Personnel Services is also the recipient of the Safety Standard of Excellence Award by the American Staffing Association and was named one of the Best Staffing Companies to Work For 2022 by CIO Views Magazine. 

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