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Painter-Decorator

Employer

ELEANOR M MCLELLAN AND ANTOINE SEMAAN

Date Posted

November 21, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Cochrane, AB
  • Earnings $24.57 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 21, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

ELEANOR M MCLELLAN AND ANTOINE SEMAAN

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Confined spaces
  • Odours

Work setting

Various locations

Tasks

  • Prepare, clean and sand surfaces to be painted
  • Repair cracks and holes
  • Mix paint to desired colour and texture
  • Measure, cut and apply wallpaper and other fabric to walls
  • Erect scaffolding and swing stages and attach rigging
  • Apply paint, wallpaper and other materials and finishes to interior and exterior surfaces

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Airless spray equipment
  • Brush painting
  • Conventional spray painting
  • Multi-ratio pump spraying
  • Patterned rollers
  • Roller painting
  • Thermal spray equipment

Testing equipment experience

  • Sling psychrometer
  • Thermometers
  • Wet micron gauges
  • Dry micron gauges

Surface preparation experience

  • Drywall taping/patching
  • Water/hydroblasting
  • Steam cleaning
  • Sandblasters

Coating/application specialization

  • Aggregate painting
  • Fibreglassing
  • Surface gilding
  • Multi-color finishes
  • Gas proofing materials
  • Metallized coatings
  • Powdered coatings
  • Dipping
  • Paint spraying

Wood finishing specialization

  • Graining
  • Marbleizing
  • Staining
  • Glazing

Wall covering specialization

  • Fabrics/upholstery
  • Wood veneers
  • Foils

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Physically demanding

Weight handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years


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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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