Salary: $54,000.00 to $60,000.00 plus superannuation per annum
Location: Wallan VIC 3756
Our client King Painting is seeking an experienced full-time Painter to join their growing team located in Wallan VIC.
Tasks required include:
Work out the quantity of materials needed for the job by taking surface measurements or by looking at job specifications or drawings
Erect scaffolding, cradles and ladders and place drop sheets to protect areas from dripping paint
Remove fixtures such as pictures, door knobs, or electric switch covers
Remove old paint or paper by sanding or scraping or by using blowtorches or liquid paint removers and, when removing old paper, by using steam strippers
Prepare surfaces by fixing woodwork, filling or sealing holes, cracks and joins and washing them down to remove dust and grease. Fill holes and cracks with caulk, putty, plaster, or other compounds.
Apply primers or sealers so the paint will adhere
Select and prepare paints to match colours by the addition of tints
Brush, roll or spray the paints, stains, varnishes and other finishes
When wallpapering, set out the area according to the pattern match and starting point in the room, cut the paper to the appropriate length, apply paste to the back of each strip and hang the paper on the wall, smoothing out any wrinkles or bubbles
Spray paint surfaces using a spray gun or specialised equipment
Apply decorative paint finishes such as stencils, colour glaze, graining, marbling and lettering
Wash and clean equipment and clean work areas.
Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV in Painting and Decoration