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Job Summary:

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.  Perform inspections of fire separation and fire stopping.  Install and repair fire stopping at UL standards and certify their own installations.



  • 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 fire barrier preventive maintenance and maintain code knowledge base
  • Floor leveling and surface preparation/masonry  Preparation and installation of ceramic tile, stone and marble.
  • Custom tile installation and setting; repair/replacement of existing materials.   Surface finishing and grouting of tile, stone and marble
  • Perform any maintenance work required in which skills can be utilized.
  • Refinish furniture, stain, lacquer, paint, and polish
  • *Performs in accordance with system-wide competencies/behaviors.
  • *Performs other duties as assigned.


Educational and Knowledge Requirements:

  • 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. 
  • Must have working knowledge of fire rated applications and installation standards.


Licenses and Certifications:

Driver's License 

Act 34


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