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Reporting directly to the Foreman, the Painter is responsible for painting structural steel components, skids, vessels and pipes, includes moving material to and from the painting areas.


  • Operate paint equipment
  • Mix and apply basic and industrial paint as per specifications
  • Perform daily maintenance and minor repairs of painting equipment
  • Clean and prepare skids for painting.
  • Requisition paints and/or supplies.
  • Inspect final product, ensuring conformance to specifications.
  • Perform rigging techniques as per industry standards.
  • Operate forklift and overhead cranes to move material into, around and out of the paint area
  • Ensure housekeeping is completed daily in assigned area
  • Examine finished product to ensure conformance to specifications
  • Move fabricated pieces to designated area
  • Prepare finished product for shipping
  • Report all non-conforming material to the department Supervisor

Education, Skills and Requirements

  • Two years of experience in a similar industry preferred.
  • Previous experience with material handling preferred.
  • Previous experience with water based, epoxy paint and primer mixing requirements an asset.
  • Proficient in both English and Metric dimensions.
  • Experienced in proper rigging.
  • Overhead crane certification required.
  • Forklift certification preferred.
  • WHMIS certification required.
  • TDG certification an asset
  • Possesses proficient operational knowledge of painting equipment and supplies.
  • Proficient in basic and industrial paint mixing and applications.
  • Ability to identify materials by dimensions.
  • Must have own transportation and valid class 5 license

Duties are subject to change at any time according to the needs of the location or company.  Other duties may be assigned, in addition to or in lieu of, those described above.

Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

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