Blasting & Painting Manager

Location: Benoni, Gauteng

Salary: R35 000 – R 55 000 CTC per month

Seeking an experienced Manager or Supervisor in blasting and painting for heavy structural steel, is that you?

Is this you?

You are an experienced Blasting & Painting Manager responsible for monitoring and controlling of all blasting and painting activities within the structural steel fabrication sector. You possess knowledge of sand blasting, stainless steel bend blasting and shot blasting.

What you’ll be doing (and why you’ll enjoy it)

You will be responsible for a range of tasks, including discriminating between colors, brightness and shade through manual dexterity, strength, endurance, flexibility and the ability to see details at close range. Effective communication with clients is a crucial aspect of the role. The implementation of various painting techniques, such as operating a spray gun, mixing paint formulas, adjusting paint flow and viscosity and controlling air pressure to the spray gun by adjusting the nozzle, falls under your responsibilities.

Additionally, your role requires knowledge of different preparations and finish coatings, involving the correct selection of paints and application processes. Ensuring productivity improvement and production planning in alignment with customer requirements is a key aspect of the position. You should also possess the ability to understand and interpret various customer specifications. Lastly, overseeing paint consumption according to standard BOM (Bill of Materials) and maintaining control over cost and budgetary aspects of the process are integral to the responsibilities associated with this role.

Where you’ll be doing it

This role is based at their manufacturing facility in Benoni, Gauteng. A well-established company providing comprehensive services for projects of all sizes across every development phase. Their team’s extensive experience in engineering, fabrication and construction underscores their commitment to delivering reliable, cost-effective and high-quality solutions to their clients. They are dedicated to delivering innovative solutions that benefit their customers, shareholders, employees and the communities they serve, all while maintaining safety and quality.

What you’ll need

You will have a NACE CIP Level 1 Certification and a minimum of 5 years of experience, including relevant work in heavy structural steel fabrication. Knowledge of painting standards, particularly in quality paint procedures (DFT) and finishes, is required. Additionally, you should be capable of calculating paint costs and measurements, as well as assisting or conducting monthly invoicing. Proficiency in measuring square meters is a must and possessing knowledge of sand blasting, stainless steel bend blasting and shot blasting is crucial. It is essential for you to be familiar with reputable equipment suppliers and repairs.

What you’ll get

A market related salary including a unique opportunity to become a key contributor at a renowned company with a strong industry presence. You’ll have the chance to make a significant impact by delivering cost-effective and efficient solutions to their clients in diverse sectors. Join them and be a part of their passionate team committed to excellence.

How to apply

For a confidential discussion please contact Angelique on (021) 035 1433 or send your CV to a.beck(at)

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