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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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House Painter

Cover surfaces with drop cloths or masking tape and paper to protect surfaces during painting

  • Fill cracks, holes, or joints with caulk, putty, plaster, or other fillers, using caulking guns or putty knives
  • 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
  • Polish final coats to specified finishes
  • Handling and Moving Objects
  • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work
  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems
  • Thinking Creatively
  • Assisting and Caring for Others
  • Experience with: Airless spray equipment, Caulking guns, Conventional spray equipment, Drywall hammers, Drywall taping knives
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
42

Painter

Prep walls by scraping paint and sanding.

  • Prime with oil and primer as well as painting with oil.
  • Paint metal doors as well as the door frames and windows.
  • Prep material for spray painting
  • Wallpaper removal
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
43

Painter, Machinist, Ultra High Pressure Projects

  • Reconstructive VGL lines on flight deck landing dock area.
  • Laid none skid for flight deck and hanger bay docking area of the ship.
  • Painted areas of ships flight deck and hanger bay for damage areas
  • Cleaned and maintained ships landing area and non skidded areas
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
HS
Computer Networking & Design
AAS
Information Technology
44

Painter

Painted: rooms, hallways and staircase.

  • Instruments used for painting are trays, brushes, plastic covers, tape and rollers.
  • Scrap old paint from walls and plaster holes on the walls.
  • I also painted floors in all areas needed.
  • Prepared area before painting.
  • I can manually mix paint or use the machine.
  • After finishing painting clean up the areas worked.
  • I order the supplies needed for painting: paint, brushes, rollers, etc.
  • I used paint remover to repaint doors.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
18
years
at this job
45

Painter

Clean work areas and equipment.

  • Perform support duties to assist painters, paperhangers, plasterers, or masons.
  • Apply protective coverings such as masking tape to articles or areas that could be damaged or stained by work
  • Erect scaffolding.
  • Fill cracks or breaks in surfaces of plaster articles or areas with putty or epoxy compounds.
  • Supply or hold tools and materials.
  • Smooth surfaces of articles to be painted, using sanding and buffing tools and equipment.
  • Mix plaster, and carry plaster to plasterers.
  • Place articles to be stripped into stripping tanks.
  • Remove articles such as cabinets, metal furniture, and paint containers from stripping tanks after prescribed periods of time.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Graphic Arts
46

Painter/wall Paper Hanger

Sheet Rock Finisher

  • Prepares surfaces for painting by scraping, plastering using hawk and trowel and sandpapering.
  • Installs drywall from old to new construction in required areas.
  • Applies caulk, putty, plaster or other fillers or insulators as required.
  • Applies paint, stain, varnishing and other finishes to interior/exterior walls of buildings, fixtures and woodwork.
  • Responsible for mixing, matching paints/stains and hanging wallpaper.
  • Responsible for rigging/erecting ladders/scaffolds and spreading drop clothes.
  • Cleans spray guns, brushes and other painting/wall paper hanging equipment.
  • Performs other maintenance and repair tasks as required (electrical, plumbing and carpentry).
  • On 24 hour call for Emergency Repairs.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
47

Painter

  • Responsible for painting molds at a steady pace, while coming down assembly line.
  • Must keep work area clean and safe at all times.
  • Must be able to work as a team player and individually.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
HS
High School Diploma
48

Painter Help

Assisting painters with various tasks

  • Setting up parts for painting
  • Sanding primer in preparation for topcoat application
  • Lifting
  • Cleaning
  • Working around hazardous materials
  • Adherence to strict safety protocols
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job

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