Job Description

Painter

Boulder, CO

Summary

Whitestone Construction Services (WCS) is in need of at least one highly skilled individual that can work independently as well as on a small crew of staff. As the in-house painter, you must be able to turn-key all aspects of this service and communicate well with other WCS staff to successfully complete the work.

  • We are looking for a skilled painter to paint the interior and exterior of structures, buildings and other surfaces.
  • Other desired skills include finish staining, drywall finishing and patching, flooring, etc.
  • The goal is to deliver high-quality painting work.

Responsibilities

  • Reading and understanding scope documents and instructions and examining surfaces to determine the kind and amount of work necessary
  • Making on-site preparations such as building scaffolding, covering fixtures, etc.
  • Pre-work surface checks and surface preparation, as required
  • Read blueprints/instructions and examine surfaces to determine the kind and amount of work necessary
  • Make on-site preparations such as building scaffolding, covering fixtures etc.
  • Prepare walls and other surfaces for painting by scraping, using sandpaper, removing old paint, etc.
  • Fill cracks and holes with appropriate material (e.g. plaster)
  • Procure materials and supplies, as needed
  • Paint surfaces according to instructions with various tools

Requirements

  • Proven experience as a painter
  • Solid knowledge of commercial and/or construction painting techniques
  • Excellent knowledge of painting material and how to select, mix, and apply them
  • Aptitude in using appropriate tools (brushes, caulking guns, etc.)
  • Take and adhere to all health and safety precautions
  • Ability to perform take-offs
  • Manual dexterity with excellent balance to work on scaffolding, ladders, etc.
  • Conscientious, with great attention to detail
  • Ability to work 35-45 hours per week
  • Has reliable transportation that can transport materials and supplies to job site

Compensation

  • $20 to $25 per hour depending upon experience and tools
  • 401(k), health insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, disability, EAP, etc.

Interested?

Send your résumé along with a cover letter summarizing your qualifications for this position to info@whitestone-construction.com.