Painter - 500549
Performs painting duties necessary to keep in good repair all painted and stained finishes of all campus buildings both interior and exterior. This includes drywall repair, taping and finishing, plaster repair, specialty coatings and furniture refinishing of all buildings and equipment.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Applies coats of paint, varnish, stain, enamel to decorate and protect interior or exterior surfaces, trimmings and fixtures of buildings and other surfaces. Smooths surfaces using sandpaper, brushes or steel wool. Fills nail holes, cracks and joints with putty, plaster or other filler. Ability to repair and finish sheetrock. Proper use of chemicals when cleaning tools. Other duties assigned. All Facilities employees are expected to exercise behavior in accordance with University policies as well as with the Facilities Mission and Statement of Core Values. All Facilities employees are expected to comply safety standards and demonstrate safe work habits.
QUALIFICATIONS: This position requires knowledge of all type of paints, stains, and related equipment. Capable of using a variety of hand, portable, and shop tools while following safety guidelines. Ability to repair and finish sheetrock. Must have knowledge in proper cleaning methods and chemicals used in order to maintain equipment. Ability to work independently and prioritize ones daily work. Must maintain a neat and professional appearance. Must be courteous and professional with all customers and co-workers. Must accomplish work while exercising safety standards and guidelines. Responsible for maintenance and upkeep of assigned vehicle. Must be able to communicate both orally and in writing. Must be familiar with using electronic devices for communication. Required: Must have a valid Driver's License and be able to produce a driving record with a minimum of 3 years of driving history in good standing
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL EFFORT: Must be able to lift 50 pounds. Must be able to work indoors and outdoors in seasonal elements.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or equivalent. Minimum of five years experience working in the drywall, plaster, and paint finishes. Institutional or commercial setting preferred.
WORK HOURS: Full-time, non-exempt position Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m - 4:00 pm., 8 hrs/day, 40 hrs/week; Must be flexilbe to work nights and weekends as needed All Facilities employees are designated asessential personneland are subject to work outside the normal work schedule on an emergency basis and are also subject to planned overtime work as required by the immediate supervisor.
Pay Grade 4 (Hiring Range $15.46 to $20.49 per hour)
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UR is committed to developing a diverse faculty, staff and student body, and to modeling an inclusive campus community which values the expression of differences in ways that promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development and institutional success. In keeping with this commitment, our academic community welcomes candidates from diverse backgrounds and candidates who support diversity. EOE
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