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Experienced Painter

Samarra Painting Co.
Job Description
Samarra Painting is hiring!
We are growing and looking to add to our professional team of painters.

Experienced Painters Wanted

We are looking for a skilled Painter to paint the interior and exterior of structures, buildings and other surfaces. 

The ideal painter is knowledgeable in selecting the right material for their job. They have experience in painting with various tools and in various heights and spaces while observing all safety measures. They must be reliable and deft as well as possess great attention to detail in completing their duties.

The goal is to deliver high-quality painting work.

Follow instructions and examine surfaces to determine the kind and amount of work necessary
Make on-site preparations such as building scaffolding, covering fixtures etc.
Prepare walls and other surfaces for painting by scraping, using sandpaper, removing old paint etc.
Fill cracks and holes with appropriate material (e.g. plaster)
Mix paint and other materials to prepare the right color or texture
Paint surfaces according to instructions with various tools
Apply varnish and other finishes
Take and adhere to all health and safety precautions
Ability to complete jobs on time and on-budget

- Proven experience as a painter with 1 + years’ experience
- Excellent knowledge of painting material and how to select, mix and apply them
- Solid knowledge of residential and commercial painting techniques
- Must have a vehicle
- Must have own materials
- Valid driving license
- Aptitude in using appropriate tools (brushes, caulking guns etc.)
- Good basic math skills
- Manual dexterity with excellent balance to work on scaffolding, ladders etc.
- Conscientious with great attention to detail

A person who works well as a member of a team or group
High school diploma or GED; successful completion of an apprenticeship

OSHA certified a plus but not mandatory

References upon request

Competitive base salary + potential for bonus after 3-months
1week paid vacation after a year

At Samarra Painting we pride ourselves on the ability to provide not only financial growth for our employees, but also professional and personal growth. If you’re looking for a company focused on the future, then join our team!

Send resume and short cover letter to - please put Painter Resume in the subject line. Thank you!
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