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Commercial Painters apply paint and other types of finishes on structures such as buildings, bridges, or equipment. Essential responsibilities emphasized in a Commercial Painter resume are applying primers, protecting surfaces from contamination, working above ground level, following instructions from supervisors, determining the amount of necessary materials, mixing colors, and employing special finishing techniques. Successful example resumes for the job showcase qualifications such as painting technology expertise, attention to safety, being able to work at heights, teamwork, and time management. Most candidates hold a high school diploma and are offered on-the-job training.

1

High-end Residential/commercial Painter

Supervised and trained up to 10 people at a time while managing projects, budgets and deadlines.

  • Performed basic carpentry and interior/exterior painting of residential and commercial buildings.
  • Communicated and mediated customer relations.
  • Applied stains, lacquers, coatings, matched & applied colors, devised color schemes for restoration of drywall and wood.
  • Operated compressors, sprayers, power washers and power tools.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Communications Certified
Technology
2

Commercial Painter

Performed general painting for [company name] homes, office buildings, schools and health centers.

  • Prepared variety of surfaces using the necessary putty, wood filler and caulk.
  • Repaired, patched and plastered holes.
  • Applied primer, variety of paints, varnish with appropriate sized brush and roller. Application of wallpaper.
  • Cleaned work area and maintained integrity of tools.
  • Recommend, match and contrast color.
  • Use of 24', 40', 60' ladders including the use of a pump staging.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Painting And Decorating
3

Self- Employed Residential/ Commercial Painter

Consulted with clients to meet their personal needs for residential and commercial painting, power washing, sheet rocking, and carpentry.

  • Managed employees
  • Assisted other contractors with coordinating colors and specific details necessary for the job.
  • Assisted the customer in selecting the appropriate color for the object to be painted.
  • Maintained working area clean from impurities that can hinder the work and wet paint.
Candidate Info
35
years in
workforce
35
years
at this job
4

Foreman/commercial Painter/property Preservationist

Performed pre-construction reviews of construction contract documents including plans, specifications, contract cost and estimates

  • Performed on-site inspections of projects under construction for the approval of owners and prepared reports of findings during these inspections
  • Prepared walls and other furniture fixtures for painting and repair
  • Used spray gun and various tools to ensure accurate and perfected painting techniques
  • Consulted with customers on various paint pallets and design
  • Completed turnkey preservation of property that includes but not limited to painting, flooring, remodeling, lawn care, and all master carpentry
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
MA
Master of Arts
Business Management
5

Commercial Painter

Responsible for residential and commercial painting projects.

  • Served as Lead Trim Painter and Quality Inspector.
  • Prepared surfaces, cleaned work site, and cared for equipment.
  • Inspected, used, and maintained "Power Wash" equipment.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Commercial Painter

Used hand and power tools applicable to trade

  • Operated industrial equipment and vehicles such as scissor lifts, baker scaffolding, and spray gun
  • Demonstrated skill in applying coatings, caulking, and completing repairs to exterior and interior surfaces
  • Completed 10 hours of OSHA safety training course
  • Worked in commercial buildings such as apartment complexes and Hines Convention Center
  • Read, understand, follow, and enforce safety procedures
  • Skill in wood surface preparation such as staining and sealing techniques
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
7

Commercial Painter

Help set up and prep job sites in order to ready for paint

  • Primer and paint commercial buildings using various techniques, including use of rollers, brushes, and electric and gas powered spraying machines.
  • Daily and extensive use of 40 Ft. ladders and volatile chemicals in a safe and professional manner.
  • Closely assist job supervisor with all daily responsibilities regarding the job site.
  • Help de-prep job site when job is finished.
  • Responsible for Daily up keep and maintenance of all job related tools.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
8

Residential/commercial Painter

  • Proficient with all forms of paint equipment such as sprayers, lifts, ladders, brushes, rollers and staging
  • Worked unsupervised and solved problems as they presented themselves
  • Familiar with application process and safety standards of various industrial and epoxy based paints
  • Performed light carpentry, rot removal, and sheathing replacements
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
9

Commercial Painter

Painted commercial buildings daily

  • Sandblasted or conducted pressure cleaning as needed
  • Maintained all equipment to ensure they were in working order
  • Repaired and primed walls as needed
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AAS
Computer Electronic Engineering Technology
10

Commercial Painter

Prepares surfaces to be painted by use of Burners, Sandpaper, Scrapers, and by applying a primer coat.

  • Mixes and matches paints, applies paints, shellac, varnish, enamel, stain, or other protective to surfaces using a brush, spray, cloth, or other means.
  • Prepares and applies patching plaster as needed and erects ladders or scaffolding for use in work.
  • Perform related duties as required.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job

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