Painters needed in Madison area

01 Aug 2017

IUPAT District council 7 is taking applications for immediate employment in the Madison area for journeyworker painters.

Minimum requirements:

  • At least 18 years of age.
  • Possession of a valid driver's license with good driving record.
  • Ability to lift/move 50 lbs.
  • High school diploma/GED or close to completion of GED.
  • 6th grade reading and math level.
  • Ability to pass trade tests.
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Previous work history.
  • Ability to pass a drug screen.

Knowledge, skills and experience needed:

  • Must be able to distinguish between different substrates and have the ability to apply multiple types of coatings.
  • The ability properly mask and protect areas not being painted.
  • Properly and safely use an airless sprayer.
  • Good brush and roller skills including the ability to “cut” a straight line.
  • Wood finishing skills
  • Drywall patching
  • Vinyl and wall covering experience a plus.
  • Ability to work at heights.
  • The ability to work in a safe manner and take required safety training if needed are necessary. OSHA 10, First Aid, Scaffolding, and aerial lift training are required in the first 3 months of employment. Safety and upgrade training will be provided at no cost to employees.
  • Screening by industry professionals, including written and hands-on testing may be required.

Wage is $28.25 per hour plus benefits. Overtime is available.

http://www.iupatdc7.com/membership/join/trade/painter/

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