Johnson Truck Bodies

job description

Johnson Truck Bodies, a Great Dane Company, is actively seeking a 1st and 2nd Shift Painter to join our team! Located in Rice Lake, WI since 1932, Johnson Truck Bodies is well-known among leading fleets across the nation for manufacturing the most thermal efficient and durable temperature-controlled composite distribution equipment, as well as manufacturing Trail King Trailers.

We have a 1st and 2nd Shift opening for a Painter in our TK Trailer Line production area. Johnson Truck Bodies offers a competitive starting wage, including an opportunity to get a $0.75/hour Technical Proficiency Pay, and a full benefits package – including company contributions towards Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance, and Company Paid Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, and Life Insurance. Johnson Truck Bodies also offers retirement options including 401(k) and Pension Plan. Along with great benefits, Johnson Truck Bodies also has a 4-day work week! Production schedule runs four 10-hour shifts, Monday through Thursday, with the occasional overtime on Friday. Second shift qualifies for a $1.25 Shift Premium.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Operate and maintain both cup/pressure pot and electronic proportioning paint systems.

  • Prime and/or paint prepared surfaces.

  • Properly mix coatings and catalyst according to specifications.

  • Proper chemical disposal.

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

  • Work in a team-based environment safely

  • Squat/kneel, twist/turn, and stand/walk for majority of the day.

If you’re ready to make a move, stop in and fill out an application or mail an application to:

Johnson Truck Bodies

Attn: Human Resources

215 E. Allen Street

Rice Lake, WI 54868

Johnson Truck Bodies is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Painting: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Rice Lake, WI (Preferred)


  • Morning (Preferred)

  • Evening (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

  • Other forms

Work Location:

  • One location

Labor type:


Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off

  • Health insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs

  • Other types of insurance

  • Retirement benefits or accounts

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contact information

business: Johnson Truck Bodies
address: 215 E. Allen St.
Rice Lake, WI 54868
phone: 715-234-7071 (Call Now)