Commercial Painter – St. John’s, NFLD

Trinity Energy Group is looking for a full-time painter, both a motivated self-starter and a skilled worker in St. John’s, NFLD! Applicants must be experienced in industrial, commercial and residential projects. The ability to read blueprints and sketches are an asset to this position.

The successful applicant will work to the plan and schedule set out by the on-site supervisor in a full-time capacity. Knowledge of the following painting operations and methods: scaffolding and rigging, ladder work, elevated work platform, color blending, and matching are considered a requirement.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Brush and roll painting, airless spray painting using Graco machines, elevated platform work, swing stage work (with proper training)
• Paint spraying using Intumescent application on heavy industrial steel components.
• Inspects work in progress and upon completion to ensure that it meets required standards
• Mixing paints
• Requisition supplies and equipment with on-site supervisor; reporting any and all safety issues to direct supervisor
• Ensure site safety, scissor lift inspections prior to use, and participates in weekly safety talks
• Perform related work as required, maintenance on equipment, and ensure site cleanup

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
• 3 years of related experience as a commercial painter and/or equivalent combination of training and experience considered an asset
• Required safety tickets: WHIMIS, Fall Arrest/Working at Heights, Elevated Platform

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
• Considerable knowledge of the standard practices, materials, methods, and equipment of the painting trade necessary to execute a top-level painting project. Considerable knowledge of various surfacing materials, methods or preparing surfaces for finishing, proper methods of mixing paints to obtain desired colors and qualities, and of the weather and wear resistance qualities of paints and other finishing materials
• Skilled in applying paints and other finishes by brush and spray equipment, mixing paints, and matching and blending colors

Job Type: Full-time. Please send resumes to steve@trinityenergygroup.ca