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2550 S Ashland Ave

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compensation: Pay rate will be hourly, $12-17 per hour and based on experience. This is a contract position to start.
employment type: contract

Chicago Yacht Works is a prominent marine facility looking for a strong, enthusiastic candidate to join our Fiberglass / Body Shop. The position is part time offering approximately 24 hours a week and will be paid as a 1099 contractor to start. The ideal schedule is Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 7am - 3:30pm with potential for flexibility depending on the candidate's experience. There is additional potential to become a part-time or even full-time hire as a year-round employee with benefits and paid time off.

The ideal candidate will have working experience with:

" DA and hand sanding
" Filling and fairing substrates
" 2-part Epoxy primer or other primer application via roller and spray
" Basic hand tools
" Fiberglass repairs (highly desirable)
" Single and 2-part top coat and clear coat applications
" Laying tape lines for painting
" Basic internet and computer experience

All candidates must be able to:

" Work well in a team environment as well as on their own as directed
" Work 8-hour days while wearing protective equipment including but not limited to respirators
" Work at heights above 25 feet
" Work for extended periods of time in tight spaces, kneeling, bending and with arms extended holding repair equipment/sanders
" Lift up to 50lbs unassisted
" Navigate our online time clock system and type basic notes
" Supply their own basic hand tools appropriate for the work being performed

One large project underway and multiple smaller projects throughout the spring. The strongest candidates will have experience in the marine/boating industries with repairs and painting. General body shop experience highly desired. If you're looking for a challenge, a lot of fun and have what it takes, this is the opportunity for you!
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  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6494167774

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