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Residential Painter - #12633

Residential Painter - #12633

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San Jose
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We are seeking a Residential Painter for assignment in San Jose, California. The selected candidate will perform journey level work in the painting, finishing, and maintaining of a wide variety of interior and exterior surfaces and structures.


Hours are Tuesday - Saturday, 7:00am - 3:30pm 


** For this position the selected candidate is required to be clean shaven at all times **


- Prepares, primes, sands, seals, patches and paints furniture, surfaces, buildings, and fixtures utilizing all types of painting materials such as varnish, lacquer, shellac, enamel, latex, epoxy, water-proofing and heat resistant finishes

- Prepares, primes, sands, and applies chemical resistive paints, epoxies, and coatings in areas containing chemical storage and chemical processing

- Tapes, flushes, repairs and applies texturing, wallpaper, and acoustic layers on a variety of surfaces. Adjusts colors when necessary; utilizes enhanced finishing skills when appropriate

- Applies materials to new construction, existing, multi-story buildings, alterations, and remodeling

- Graffiti response and removal using a variety of available products and soda blasting

- Operates, cleans and maintains all painting equipment, including brush, roll, sprayers and electrostatic sprayers, pumps, etc. Safely stores and labels all materials

- Maintains and repairs soda blasting compressor and accessories

- Estimates time and materials required; keeps computerized records and submits reports of work performed.

- Erects scaffolding, rigging and ladders as necessary in a manner consistent with safety codes

- Reads and understands blueprints

- Offers assistance and advice on materials, designs, and color

- Assists in the writing of specifications for repairs and new construction

- Maintains appropriate service and repair records

- Researches, purchases and inventories equipment parts, chemicals and supplies

- Responds to routine and emergency calls for repairs and service

- May train and direct the work of other classified staff in the area

- Assists and serves as back up to other Facilities employees            


- High School Diploma or GED

- A valid California drivers license

- 4 years experience as a journey-level painter in a residential, commercial, industrial, or facilities operations setting; both interior and exterior


- Completion of a Union, private (in-house), military, or trade school apprenticeship program that includes theory and on-the-job work is preferred