Position Title: Commercial Painter
Wage: Based on Experience
QPS Employment Group has a great opportunity available for a Commercial Painter at a company in Oshkosh, WI. This is a direct hire position.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:- Works in such a manner as not to jeopardize own safety or safety of others.- Ability to travel to various worksites, primarily in the Midwest. Overnight travel may be required.- Smooth surfaces and removes old paint from surfaces to prepare surfaces for painting. This is done through scraping or using sandblasting equipment.- Fills nail holes, cracks, and joints with caulk, putty, plaster, or other filler.- Selects premixed paints, or mixes required portions of pigment, oil, and thinning and drying substances to prepare paint that matches specified colors.- Removes fixtures such as pictures and electric switch covers from walls prior to painting.- Paints surfaces with brushes, spray gun (conventional or airless), or paint rollers.- Applies paint with cloth, brush, sponge, or fingers to create special effects.- Erects scaffolding or sets up ladders to perform tasks above ground level.- Measures and cuts strips from roll of wallpaper or fabric.- Mixes paste to desired consistency and brushes paste on back of wallpaper or fabric.- Trims selvage (rough edge) from strips.- Places paste-coated strips on wall or ceiling to match adjacent edges of figured strips, and smooth joints and trims excess material at ceiling and baseboard.- Smooth strips with dry brush or felt-covered roller to remove wrinkles and bubbles.- Wears necessary protective equipment such as a respirator or spray hood, hard hat, safety glasses, safety shoes, hand protection, and hearing protection or any additional personal protective equipment that is required by the customer.- Additional duties as assigned.
Requirements:- High School Diploma or equivalency.- 1-3 year's commercial painting experience. - Driver's license and reliable transportation – Required.- Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions and blueprints.- Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiple and divide with 10'sand 100's. - Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations. - Must be able to meet the attendance requirements.- Ability to work as a team and independently.- Ability to work at heights from a ladder and a lift. - Ability to be available for flexible work hours to include evenings, weekends and/or nights.
Benefits:- Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, PTO, Life Insurance, Profit Sharing and more.
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