Industrial Painter / Powder Coater

In The Ditch Towing Products - Mountain Home, ID

Mountain Home, Idaho

Some folks dream of success, others wake up early and work at it…we are looking for the latter!!

We are seeking passionate and energetic people to join our team. Our products have been featured in numerous trade magazines, and won a variety of top industry awards. If you want to work in a clean organized shop that believes in helping people get what they want; this may be the job for you.

Here at In the Ditch, we are a privately owned business that’s been in Mountain Home for over 20 years with no plans to move. We have found great success by recruiting people who are excited about working here and buy into our culture. We truly believe in coaching and developing people who have a great attitude, work ethic and want to leave their mark on the world. At In The Ditch, we value people for their Enthusiasm, Commitment, Hard Work and ability to do things better each day, not just for their certifications and degrees or for the buzzwords on their resumes. We love candidates that believe that our only opportunity to win in the marketplace will come by hiring and retaining the best people in the industry. If you have the desire to help us build a great company and want to surround yourself with people who share the same vision, please apply today.

Job Details:
Select appropriate coatings, or paints and prepare them by mixing substances according to formulas
Hold or position spray guns to direct spray onto products
Attach hoses or nozzles to machines, using wrenches and pliers, and make adjustments to obtain the proper dispersion of spray
Paint small items and perform touch-up painting, using paint brushes
Set up and operate machines to powder coat a wide variety of metal products
Remove grease, dirt, or rust from surfaces in preparation for powder coating application using abrasives, solvents, brushes, washing, or sandblasters
Apply powder coating to protect product surfaces, using powder coatings guns
Place coated products in ovens for specified times to harden finishes
Place items or products on racks to coat or spray them, using hands or hoists
Inspect finishes of workpieces or finished products to ensure quality
Clean machines, related equipment, and work areas, using water, solvents and other cleaning aids
Transfer completed items or products from machines to drying or storage areas, using handcarts, or racks
Prepare parts for painting by washing
Preform bodywork on side pullers and tow trucks
Repair and refinish luxury motor homes
Provide a great level of attention to detail and focus on given tasks
Drive fork lift to load/unload items as needed
Assist with other tasks as given

Experience with Industrial painting, powder coating, and/or body shop work
HVLP spray gun experience, and use of industrial paint tools preferred
Understanding of automotive finishes
Paint manufacturer’s certifications preferred
Minimum of 2 years painting and/or powder coating experience
Physical Requirements
Must be able to stand 95% of the work day
Must be able to lift 50 lbs
Must be able to squat, walk, kneel 75% of the work day

Why Apply:
Great Pay
Health Insurance
Matching IRA contribution
Paid Holidays
Paid Time Off
Leadership training events held weekly
Company lunches (Be sure to check out our Crazy Lunch Videos) at
Incredible opportunities to advance and contribute
Great opportunity to make a difference in our world by working with people that really care
We are a company that truly believes in getting better each and every day. This goes for our Company and the people who work here

How to Apply
Please apply through
Must include resume with previous work history and three professional references (people who have supervised you). We will not consider any candidates who do not provide past work history and contact numbers.
Call Debbie at 1-208-587-7960 with any further questions about the position.

Email HR with further questions or inquiries regarding this opportunity, or to learn more visit our website at

About us:
Be sure to watch our Video "Join Our Team" at In The Ditch Towing products is a manufacturing company located in Mountain Home, Idaho. We are a company that has invented and brought several hundred products to market.

At In the Ditch, we strive to be a great company built around great people and great products. We believe in having full control of our product line by doing our own engineering, marketing, production and sales.

Don't let our small-town location lead you to believe that we are not a competitive manufacturing company. We have won several awards for our manufacturing abilities including the Idaho Spirit of Continuous Innovation award (2) time winner. We have been featured in dozens of magazines and TV shows for our innovative products and people.
Come work at a state-of-the-art facility where we operate Trumpf Lasers, Trumpf CNC Press Brakes, Hass Turning Centers, and Lincoln Robotic Welding Cells. We are also well known for our company antics and company culture (just check out our videos at
If you enjoy an outdoor lifestyle and want to work with a company where you can make a difference, then this may be the place for you.

To find out more about us, and see our products, check out our websites:

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