Painter - Durham
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)
Mix paint and other materials to prepare the right color or texture
Paint surfaces according to instructions with various tools
Apply varnish and other finishes
Calculate costs and negotiate prices
What you will need:
Proven experience as a painter
Excellent knowledge of painting material and how to select, mix and apply them
Solid knowledge of commercial and/or construction painting techniques
High school diploma; successful completion of an apprenticeship
What’s in it for you:
2 to 3 weeks work