Painter

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Location
Augusta, Georgia
Industry
Warehousing & Distribution (Transportation and Material Moving Occupations)
Job Type
Temporary
Working Hours
8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Salary
US$ 12.00 - US$ 15.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_37728
Contact
Debra Renn, Spherion
Phone
706-868-0911
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Job Description

Apply paint to surfaces including canvas, walls, floors, doors, and cabinets.
Mix, match, and apply paint, varnish, shellac, enamel, and other finishes.
Scrape, sandpaper, prime, or seal surfaces prior to painting.
Clean walls to ensure proper adherence.
Cover surfaces with cloth or plastic to ensure protection.
Calculate amounts of required materials and estimate costs.
Fill cracks, holes, and joints with caulk, putty, plaster, or other fillers, using caulking guns or putty knives.
Erect scaffolding, movable and immovable staging and various rigging to gain access to difficult areas; moves furniture and equipment as necessary.
Remove fixtures such as pictures, doorknobs, lamps, and electric switch covers prior to painting.
Select and buy paint from vendors.
Negotiate prices.
Purchase quality brushes.
Apply several coats according to paint directions.
Tape off areas when needed.
Apply touchups or second coats.
Remove paint splatters when finished.
Clean up all equipment, including brushes and spray guns.

Responsibilities:
Apply paint to surfaces including canvas, walls, floors, doors, and cabinets.
Mix, match, and apply paint, varnish, shellac, enamel, and other finishes.
Scrape, sandpaper, prime, or seal surfaces prior to painting.
Clean walls to ensure proper adherence.
Cover surfaces with cloth or plastic to ensure protection.
Calculate amounts of required materials and estimate costs.
Fill cracks, holes, and joints with caulk, putty, plaster, or other fillers, using caulking guns or putty knives.
Erect scaffolding, movable and immovable staging and various rigging to gain access to difficult areas; moves furniture and equipment as necessary.
Remove fixtures such as pictures, doorknobs, lamps, and electric switch covers prior to painting.
Select and buy paint from vendors.
Negotiate prices.
Purchase quality brushes.
Apply several coats according to paint directions.
Tape off areas when needed.
Apply touchups or second coats.
Remove paint splatters when finished.
Clean up all equipment, including brushes and spray guns.

Working hours: 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Skills:
Painting experience in applying paint and ensuring it is done correctly

Education:
High School

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
Painting Experience


Must be able to work overtime.

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