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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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Marine Painter

Responsible for applying a wide variety of coating systems to protect submarine steel from rust and corrosion

  • Preparing surfaces
  • Masking unpainted areas
  • Calculate surface areas
  • Estimating materials required for specific jobs
  • Performing brush and roller operations to surfaces
  • Posting sign to prevent hotwork in nearby area, to prevent possible fire hazards
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
AS
Electronics Technology
32

Painter

Apply primer, paint, stain varnish and enamels to various surfaces to be painted as per detailed order.

  • Erect scaffolding and ladders to facilitate painting when needed.
  • Move furniture and other obstacles from rooms to be painted.
  • Select and procure the best suited painting materials and type.
  • Cover floors and furnishings with drop-cloths and tarps to keep surfaces clean.
  • Apply paint and finishes by means of hand brushes, rollers and sprayers.
  • Put up scaffolding and set up ladders.
  • Remove previous paint by means of sandblasting, scraping, sanding, hydro-blasting and steam-cleaning.
  • Fill cracks, holes, or joints with caulk, putty, plaster, or other fillers, using caulking guns or putty knives.
  • Smooth surfaces, using sandpaper, scrapers, brushes, steel wool, or sanding machines.
  • Use special finishing techniques such as sponging, ragging, layering, or faux finishing.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
33

Lead Painter

Supervised a crew of up to 3 people

  • Enforced all safety requirements
  • Maintained excellent customer service
  • Responsible for completion of jobs per time allotment
  • Supervisor for 6 employees
  • Accounts receivable and payable clerk
  • Maintained excellent customer service expectations
  • Pressure washing, brush and roll techniques
  • Airless paint sprayer operator
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Business Management
34

Painter/remodeling Laborer

Calculates painting materials needed for residential properties

  • Proficient in use of oil paints, latex paints, stains and primers
  • Paints interior and exterior surfaces in existing residential properties
  • Uses hand tools and power tools to remove and replace walls, floors, etc.
  • Maintains clean work areas and equipment
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Certificate
AA
Associate of Arts
BFA
Bachelor of Fine Arts
35

Painter

Interior and exterior painting

  • Interior woodwork finishing including enamel and varnish
  • Hanging commercial vinyl wall covering
  • Applying miscellaneous faux finishes
  • Advising customers regarding color and texture choice
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
36

Painter

Expert painter in interior and exterior surfaces for residential homes

  • Well versed with combinations of colors and chemicals to ensure professional work
  • Ability to deliver specifications and cost estimates for each project
  • Extensive skills in sanding and applying coatings to exterior and interior surfaces
Candidate Info
32
years in
workforce
17
years
at this job
37

Painter

Sanding, pressure washing and other methods to prepare plane for painting.

  • Remove decals
  • Touch up painting
  • Use of airless spray guns
  • Use of lifts 20ft - 65ft
  • Use of chemicals as required for job
  • Safety/hazardous procedures
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Business
38

Spray Painter

Preparation of stainless steel for application of primers and topcoats.

  • Paint all prepared surfaces
  • Buff to high gloss
  • Dismantle, prepare, paint and/or replace parts during total refurbish of trams for Chicago airport, then reassemble.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Voc
Vocational Degree
39

Painter, Construction and Maintenance

Calculate amounts of required materials and estimate costs, based on surface measurements or work orders.

  • Read work order instructions from supervisors or homeowners.
  • Cover surfaces with dropcloths or masking tape to protect surfaces.
  • Remove old paint to prepare painting surface.
  • Fill cracks and holes with caulk/putty/plaster using caulking guns or putty knives.
  • Smooth surfaces, using sandpaper, scrapers, brushes, steel wool, or machines.
  • Mix colors/oils to obtain desired color and consistency.
  • Paint surfaces using brushes, rollers, and spray guns.
  • Apply primers or sealers to prepare new surfaces for finish coats.
  • Polish final coats to specified finishes.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
40

Painter

  • Effectively manage time to complete projects by date of deadline
  • Calculate tools and supplies needed to complete projects
  • Successfully work as a team, while sometimes leading, to complete projects
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Business Administration
AA
Business Administration
BA
Business With An Emphasis

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