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Job Details

Painter

Posted on Oct 16, 2020 by The Urban Painter

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $23.40 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Nov 15, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

The Urban Painter

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Working at heights training

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Roller painting
  • Conventional spray painting
  • Brush painting

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Specific Skills

  • Advise consumers on colours and choice of wall coverings
  • Prepare, clean and sand surfaces to be painted
  • Mix paint to desired colour and texture
  • Erect scaffolding and swing stages and attach rigging
  • Apply paint, wallpaper and other materials and finishes to interior and exterior surfaces

Surface Preparation Experience

  • Sandblasters
  • Drywall taping/patching
  • Water/hydroblasting

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Uniform

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Odours

Transportation/Travel Information

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

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

Various locations

Coating/Application Specialization

Paint spraying

Personal Suitability

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

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By Mail:

328 40 Ave NE
Calgary, Alberta T2E2M7

Advertised Until

Nov 15, 2020

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
The Painter is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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 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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