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Painter

  • Job ID: 814513603
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Altoona
  • Department: Engineering
  • Location: 620 Howard Avenue, Altoona PA 16601
  • Union Position: Yes
  • Salary Range: $0 / hour

Description

Painter

Fulltime Monday-Friday 6:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. with rotation to other shifts

AFSCME Union

Posted: 9/27/2022

Purpose:
The painter will mix and apply paint provided by using brush, roller or spray. Must be able to finish drywall and perform plaster related repairs at industry standard production levels.

Responsibilities:

 

  • Responsible for setting-up appropriate level of infection control containment (ICRA) based on risk level and maintaining the integrity of that containment.
  • Perform all work following infection control procedures
  • Maintain clean and safe work area, equipment rooms and shop area.
  • Order material necessary for any job
  • Record personal work orders and submit hours on a daily basis.
  • Mix and apply paint at the rate of 2,000 square feet per eight-hour-day on smooth or pre-finished walls, 1,200 square feet per eight-hour-day on rough walls, including but not restricted to concrete or masonry block, rough plaster, acoustical tile and others of similar texture.
  • Perform minor repair jobs on walls before painting Perform masonry repairs as needed
  • Assist carpenters in construction projects, stud walls, hang drywall, demolition, installation of grid work, tile, and acoustical ceilings.
  • Perform any maintenance work required in which skills can be utilized.
  • Refinish furniture, stain, lacquer, paint, and polish
  • Perform snow removal using trucks, miscellaneous equipment and shovels

 

Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent is required.

Minimum of one year experience as a painter in industry, commercial or an institution.

Preferred completion of a certified apprentice painting program.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Driver's License
  • Act 34

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

COVID-19 Vaccination Information

Individuals hired into this role must comply with UPMC’s COVID vaccination requirements upon beginning employment with UPMC. Refer to the COVID-19 Vaccination Information section at the top of this page to learn more.

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