Painter in Wentzville, MO at Compass Health

Date Posted: 7/30/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $16.92/hour

  1. Apply paint to surfaces including walls, doors, and cabinets. 
  2. Mix, match, and apply paint, varnish, shellac, enamel, and other finishes.
  3. Scrape, sandpaper, prime, or seal surfaces prior to painting.
  4. Clean walls to ensure proper adherence.
  5. Cover surfaces with cloth or plastic to ensure protection.
  6. Calculate amounts of required materials.
  7. Fill cracks, holes, and joints with caulk, putty, plaster, or other fillers, using caulking guns or putty knives.
  8. Erect scaffolding, movable and immovable staging and various rigging to gain access to difficult areas; moves furniture and equipment as necessary.
  9. Remove fixtures such as pictures, doorknobs, lamps, and electric switch covers prior to painting.
  10. Apply several coats according to paint directions.
  11. Tape off areas when needed.
  12. Apply touch-ups or second coats.
  13. Remove paint splatters when finished.
  14. Clean up all equipment, including brushes and spray guns.
  15. Utilize spray guns for large jobs.
  16. Work on ladders to reach high ceilings or walls.
  17. Ensure the protection of furnishings and equipment related to painting.
  18. Travel with overnight accommodations will be necessary on occasion.  
  19. Other duties as assigned.

Although driving is not an essential function of the position, a valid license and agency established minimum automobile coverage are required in the event the employee drives during the course of employment.


Job Requirements

  • Must have experience with interior building painting
  • General knowledge of  equipment.
  • A valid driver’s license at the time of hire.
  • High School Diploma/GED and 5 years experience in painting preferred.
  • Has a commitment to service and personal excellence.
  • Is team oriented and values diversity.