Harper Industries was founded in 1998 by the staff ownership group, purchasing the assets of DewEze Manufacturing from the publicly held Owosso Corporation. Its products assist customers in the areas of ag, turf and mobile hydraulics. Harper’s sales have increased by an average of more than ten percent since the inception of Harper - total sales for Harper will exceed $24M in 2014. For more specifics on Harper’s products, visit www.harperindustries.com. Harper’s products are seen as the preferred products in the various markets they serve.

In addition, Harper Industries contract manufactures products under the Horsch name. Horsch is a German seeding and tillage company and Harper maintains a share of ownership of Horsch activities in North America.

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Overview of Position

Harper Industries, Inc. has an immediate, full-time opening for a painter.


• Good communication skills

• Ability to prime, paint and gatorhyde in the paint booth

• Work well with the paint team

General Job Responsibilities

• Apply the proper thickness of paint to maintain expected quality finish

• Clean and maintain paint guns daily

• Assist in changing filters routinely

• Keep a clean workplace

• Blow off paint carts prior to painting

• Prep flatbeds for Gatorhyding

• Gatoryhyde flatbeds

• Maintain paint kitchen duties

• Wash carts in the wash bay

• Perform other duties as assigned

Position open: Immediately

Beginning Salary: Based on experience

Bonus: OT approved by supervisor

Application Instructions

For additional information or to apply for this position, please email a cover letter, resume, 3-5 references the following email: careers@harperindustries.com