Paint Line Supervisor

Huot Manufacturing, a sheet metal manufacturer located in Saint Paul, is looking for a full time Paint Line Supervisor.  Hours are Monday through Friday, 6:00am to 2:30pm.  This position reports to the Production Manager.


To supervise and direct the performance and operation of the Finishing Department to meet the company goals for quality, safety, and quantity.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Daily scheduling of Paint Line using system MRP report.
  • Orders parts and enters in finished parts in computer system.
  • Starts burn off oven, wash system, and paint line every morning.
  • Manages paint line, including: monitoring finished parts, scheduling of color changes, and monorail system.
  • Supervises and directs work of paint line employees to best develop and effectively use their potential.
  • Directs overall paint line operation and performance to meet company standards for safety, quality, and quantity.
  • Maintenance of monorail system and parts washer.
  • Coordinates with other departments on daily scheduling.
  • Participates in weekly production meetings.
  • Backup for Powder Coaters and batch booth painting.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of washer systems, powder booths, and scheduling.
  • Experience in a supervisory role.
  • Ability to use a computer system.
  • Knowledge of a ERP software package.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Capable of lifting up to 55 pounds.
  • Must be able to use a respirator.
  • Must be able to work in a standing position for 8 hours a day.
  • Good visual acuity.
  • Experience with powder coating equipment.

This is a factory environment.  There will be exposure to powder dust, hot/cold temperatures, and unpleasant smells.

This position is a working supervisory position.

A pre-employment drug screen is required upon hire.

We offer health and dental insurance, 401K plan, paid vacation, sick time, and holidays.