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Painter Prep / Sander

Posted Date: 03-18-21
Location: Pho Paint - AZ
Manage Others: No
Availability: Full Time

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In this ever-growing industry, we strive to find qualified individuals to join our Ahern team and to continue the Ahern Family traditions as we strive for success in new, innovative ways. 


Ahern Rentals is looking for a Painter Prep to prepare walls and other surfaces for painting by using sandpaper, scraping and removing old paint.  They make onsite preparations for building scaffolding and the covering of fixtures and fill cracks and holes with appropriate material like plaster.  Painters blend paints and other materials to achieve the right color or texture and paint surfaces according to instructions with various tools.


Incentive Package includes:

  • Competitive pay
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Life
  • Supplemental Insurance Options Available


Qualifications for Paint Prep:

  • 2+ years’ residential or commercial painting experience required
  • Reliable transportation and clean driving record
  • Ability to complete projects on-time and on-budget
  • Excellent communication and team-building skills


Responsibilities for Paint Prep include but not limited to:

  • 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 Sand, polish, retouch, buff, degrease, or otherwise clean the surface
  • 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
  • Take and adhere to all health and safety precautions
  • Application of primer to the surface to prepare and protect it until the painters perform their job
  • Removal of dirt from the surface and parts due for painting
  • Mix color, blend paint, and load paint into spray-painting equipment


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