McKENZIE PAINTING

Inverness , FL

Painter

McKENZIE PAINTING
Inverness, FL Full-time
Posted on February 25, 2019

McKenzie Painting Needs an Experienced Painter!

Must wear white. Must have 5 years experience, transportation & tools.

Examples of Painter Responsibilities:

  • Paint the interiors of apartments, condos, townhomes and other multi-family dwellings as required
  • Work with other construction professionals, such as carpenters, electricians and plumbers, to prepare units for lease
  • Protect all nearby furnishings and building materials before and during every painting job, including carpets, cabinetry, outlet covers, lighting fixtures and landscaping
  • Collaborate with other professional painters on larger jobs
  • Practice self-supervision on small jobs and ensure you complete each project in an efficient, timely manner
  • Apply paint to surfaces including canvas, walls, floors, doors, and cabinets.
  • Mix, match, and apply paint, varnish, shellac, enamel, and other finishes. Scrape, sandpaper, prime, or seal surfaces prior to painting.
  • Clean walls to ensure proper adherence.
  • Cover surfaces with cloth or plastic to ensure protection.
  • Calculate amounts of required materials and estimate costs.
  • Fill cracks, holes, and joints with caulk, putty, plaster, or other fillers, using caulking guns or putty knives.
  • Erect scaffolding, movable and immovable staging and various rigging to gain access to difficult areas; moves furniture and equipment as necessary.
  • Remove fixtures such as pictures, doorknobs, lamps, and electric switch covers prior to painting.
  • Select and buy paint from vendors.
  • Negotiate prices.
  • Purchase quality brushes.
  • Apply several coats according to paint directions.
  • Tape off areas when needed.
  • Apply touchups or second coats.
  • Remove paint splatters when finished.
  • Clean up all equipment, including brushes and spray guns.
  • Utilize spray guns for large jobs.
  • Work on ladders to reach high ceilings or walls.