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Painter Posted on Jan 12, 2018 by College Pro Painters

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $13.60 to $40.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 3 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 11, 2018
Job Requirements

Employer

College Pro Painters

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate or equivalent experience

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

  • 4th Period Apprentice
  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Painter and Decorator Red Seal Certificate
  • Painter and Decorator Trade Certification
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course
  • Working at heights training

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Roller painting
  • Conventional spray painting
  • Brush painting
  • Airless spray equipment

Experience

Experience an asset

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Wood Finishing Specializations

Staining

Specific Skills

  • Repair cracks and holes
  • 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
  • Measure, cut and apply wallpaper and other fabric to walls

Surface Preparation Experience

Drywall taping/patching

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Uniform

Work Site Environment

  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Odours

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Willing to travel
  • 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

Wall Covering Specialization

Wallpaper

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.

Advertised Until

Feb 11, 2018

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Painter is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Painters and Decorators
NOC code: 7294
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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