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Freeman Boatworks

Freeman Boatworks

Moncks Corner, SC, USA
Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2022
Job Type
Full-time
Description

Freeman Boatworks, recognized around the world for quality, performance and comfort, is seeking a Finishing Technician to join our Freeman family. You will be responsible for fiberglass and gel coat repairs on hulls, decks and small parts.

Responsibilities:

  • Inspection of the parts to determine what repairs are needed
  • Repair surface defects in gel coat (scratches, voids, surface distortion, etc.) typically requiring use of grinders, buffers, drills or other specialty tools
  • Mixing and applying gel coat and/or resins needed for repairs being sure to follow safety protocols and disposal guidelines
  • Spot spraying of gel coat

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience with gel coat and/or paint repairs preferred
  • Experience working with fiberglass or in auto body repair helpful
  • Familiarity with mixing gel coats and/or paint with activators
  • Good working knowledge of repair tools (sanders, buffers, spray equipment)
  • Detail-oriented, able to meet deadlines in a fast, paced environment
Requirements

Physical Requirements: Including, but not limited to:

  • Climbing, stooping, kneeling, reaching, lifting up to 50 lbs., stretching, squatting, and bending.
  • May require working in awkward positions or tight spaces for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work in a non-climate-controlled environment
  • Exposed to heat, cold, dust, fumes, and some outside weather conditions.
  • May be exposed to acetone, resin, fiberglass, putties, glues, cleaners.

We offer competitive pay and a great benefits package including 401(k) with company match, medical/dental/vision insurance, company-provided life insurance & long-term disability insurance, paid time off, a referral program and more!

Equal opportunities, accessibility for all

Freeman Boatworks values diversity and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. All individuals seeking employment at Freeman Boatworks are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected characteristic.

At Freeman Boatworks, we prioritize the safety and integrity of our workplace. As part of our commitment to maintaining high standards, all candidates must successfully complete a drug screening and a background check prior to employment.