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Job Details

Painter-Decorator

Employer

Flames Art Paint Inc

Date Posted

June 22, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jul 22, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Flames Art Paint Inc

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Other Languages

  • Russian
  • Panjabi; Punjabi

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Roller painting
  • Brush painting

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Construction Specialization

Industrial, commercial and institutional

Additional Skills

Estimate costs and materials

Area of Specialization

Residential

Weight Handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Advise consumers on colours and choice of wall coverings
  • Repair cracks and holes
  • Remove rubble and other debris at construction sites
  • Prepare, clean and sand surfaces to be painted
  • Mix paint to desired colour and texture
  • Mix, pour and spread materials
  • Load, unload and transport construction materials
  • Erect and dismantle concrete forms, scaffolding, ramps, catwalks shoring and barricades
  • Erect scaffolding and swing stages and attach rigging
  • Clean and pile salvaged materials
  • Clean up chemical spills and other contaminants
  • Apply paint, wallpaper and other materials and finishes to interior and exterior surfaces
  • Measure, cut and apply wallpaper and other fabric to walls

Surface Preparation Experience

  • Sandblasters
  • Drywall taping/patching

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Dangerous
  • At heights
  • Dusty
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Willing to travel

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Various locations

Coating/Application Specialization

  • Paint spraying
  • Multi-color finishes
  • Fire retardants

Wall Covering Specialization

  • Vinyl
  • Wallpaper

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Client focus
  • Reliability

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Painter-Decorator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Painters and Decorators
METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to mix and thin paint to obtain desired colour and texture; in preparing and cleaning surfaces using methods such as scraping, sanding, sand-blasting, hydro-blasting and steam-cleaning; in removing old wallpaper and loose paint; in repairing cracks and holes in walls; and in sandpapering and applying sealers

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating spray equipment and other associated equipment; and in using brushes and rollers to apply paint and other materials

innovative

Interest in speaking to customers to provide advice on colour schemes and wall coverings

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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