Opportunity Reference #: 
Remanufacturing and Repair Centre
North Bay
Posting Date: 
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 1pm
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 11pm


Under the direction of the Supervisor, Remanufacturing and Repair Centre, the Painter is responsible for tending and operating machines or using brushes and spray equipment to apply paint, enamel, lacquer or other non-metallic protective and decorative coatings to surfaces of various products.


  • Completely and independently plans, lays out, applies liquid stripper, paint, body filler including fiberglass, decals, sealant in relation to painting vehicles, rail rolling stock, or furnishings for rolling stock including steel boarding cars, locomotives and large motorized track machines.Paint tools, welding screens, portable wagons and equipment that belong to the bus and rail maintenance shops

  • Prepares surface for painting by sanding and masking the work areas

  • Painters must know how to treat different surfaces, such as steel, plastic and aluminum to achieve durable, attractive finishes

  • Works from blueprints, sketches, manufacturer’s patterns and construction specifications

  • Adapts to new methods, processes, material and equipment, and all other work generally recognized as Painter’s work


  • Grade 12 diploma or General Educational Development (GED) equivalent

  • Current Certificate of Qualification 310B Auto Body and Collision Damage Repairer Br. 1 (JP) and served an apprenticeship program or eight years of practical and general experience

  • Available for shift work

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills (oral & written)

  • Excellent organizational and planning skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a safety conscious environment and Committed to Company Health and Safety

  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Qualified individuals are invited to apply in writing with a current covering letter and resume (provided in one document), stating reference name and number.

Ontario Northland is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation is available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. Please contact Human Resources.

Pour des renseignements en français composez le 1.800.363.7512 poste 276.

How to Apply

Mail:Attn. Human Resources Business Partner
Ontario Northland
555 Oak Street East
North Bay, ON
P1B 8L3

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