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Painters apply products like paint, wallpaper, and other finishes on walls located both indoors and outdoors. Painter tasks include discussing job requirements with clients, preparing the job site, applying pre-coating agents, leveling surfaces, removing old paint, matching colors, filling holes, and cleaning tools. Ideal candidates demonstrate in their resumes painting techniques knowledge, on-the-job previous training, the ability to perform physical activities, attention to details, teamwork, and good communication abilities. No formal training is required for this job, and most candidates highlight in their resumes a high school diploma or apprenticeship at a trade school.

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Painter

Installed repairing sheet-rock and spackled

  • Mixed, matched and painted cleaned surfaces with appropriate colors
  • Sanded, stripped, primed and painted interior and exterior surfaces
  • Taught and assisted new hires with learning the skills of painting
  • Ordered paint supplies and materials
  • Maintained a clean work environment
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
12

Master Painter-foreman

Oversee projects from estimate through completion, give fair value for all services

  • Assist clients in color selection, repair cost vs needs, remaining competitive.
  • Perform all high ladder (40ft) and scaffolding needs for all locations
  • Inspect and refurbished walls and surfaces using the correct materials
  • Order and maintain supplies and materials, operate painting equipment and tools
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
13

Painter

Apply primers or sealers to prepare new surfaces, such as bare wood or metal, for finish coats.

  • Apply paint, stain, varnish, enamel, or other finishes to equipment, buildings, bridges, or other structures, using brushes, spray guns, or rollers.
  • Erect scaffolding or swing gates, or set up ladders, to work above ground level.
  • Wash and treat surfaces with oil, turpentine, mildew remover, or other preparations, and sand rough spots to ensure that finishes will adhere properly.
  • Mix and match colors of paint, stain, or varnish with oil or thinning and drying additives to obtain desired colors and consistencies.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
14

Maintenance Helper / Promoted to Painter

Replace broken windows; repairs doors, door locks and closets; installs window blinds.

  • Completes daily, weekly and monthly checklists on building equipment maintenance procedures and maintains records of scheduled maintenance procedures
  • May repair electrical locks and control panels to maintain building security.
  • Responds to emergency maintenance requests as required.
  • Maintains records of scheduled maintenance procedures.
  • Assists with the renovation/remodeling of buildings; repairs plaster and drywall; paints building structures.
  • Performs outside custodial duties such as snow removal as required.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
GED
GED
15

Painter

13 years of experience in industrial paint application, knowledge of how to mix the chemicals needed for its proper application and safety rules.

  • Blasting
  • Hand and spray application
  • Maintenance and cleaning industrial machinery
  • Scissor Lift Handling
  • JLG Aerial Work Platforms Handling
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
16

Painter / Engineer

Painted all guest rooms and general areas of the facility

  • Completed all cosmetic repairs and maintain overall
  • Priming, patching and sheet rocking
  • Assisted in all other areas of maintenance /engineering as needed
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
17

Painter/handyman

Managed repairs and maintenance of building as required

  • Measured and marked cutting lines on framing, drywall, and trim, using tape measure, straightedge or square, and marking devices
  • Repaired small & large imperfections in drywall surfaces
  • Adhered to all applicable safety policies, procedures and standards
  • Sanding with sanders, hand sand paper, and sanding sponges
  • Interior/exterior painting
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
18

Painter

Painted interior and exteriors of houses

  • Managed time effectively to finish jobs with only a two man crew
  • Worked extremely hard moving ladders around houses
  • Trusted to paint entire areas of house by myself
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BS
Marketing And Finance
19

Painter

Specialized in exterior power washing

  • Prepare all surfaces for painting by removing debris, cleaning, or power washing when needed
  • Cover entirely all portions of the home not being painted
  • Obtain supplies needed for each job, such as brushes, paint, nozzles, drop cloths, etc.
  • Specialize in caulking, sanding, priming and painting trim
  • Specialize in hand brush and wall rolling
  • Unique cutting techniques
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
20

Painter

Painting interior and exterior of university facilities

  • Worked with oil base, latex, stains, and varnishes
  • Prep work including: caulking, sanding, scraping, priming woods and metals
  • Mix paint on the computer color machine and manual color tinter
  • Was on the safety committee for facilities
  • Was on the sustainability committee for facilities
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job

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