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Painter, Maintenance

Employer

Spruce Meadows Ltd

Date Posted

January 19, 2023

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $20.00 to $25.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 18, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

Spruce Meadows Ltd

Languages

English

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Work site environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Odours

Work setting

  • In shop
  • Sport venue

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
  • Estimate costs and materials
  • Paint small items and apply touch-ups using paint brushes

Equipment and machinery experience

  • Brush painting
  • Conventional spray painting
  • Patterned rollers
  • Roller painting

Area of work experience

Sports and entertainment facilities

Surface preparation experience

  • Drywall taping/patching
  • Sandblasters

Cleaning experience

Paint and graffiti removal

Area of specialization

Painting

Coating/application specialization

  • Aggregate painting
  • Sign painting
  • Novelty and decorative effects
  • Fibreglassing
  • Graphics painting
  • Surface gilding
  • Multi-color finishes
  • Paint spraying

Wood finishing specialization

  • Staining
  • Glazing

Wall covering specialization

  • Wallpaper
  • Vinyl

Security and safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

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 45 kg (100 lbs)

Personal suitability

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

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Parking available

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Painter, Maintenance 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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