Journey Painter

Mountain View, California
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Mountain View, California

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Experience Required


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Job Description

Do you have proven experience as a painter in a residential setting? We are currently hiring experienced painters for a projects in the Gilroy area.
$28-34/hour DOE

PeopleReady Skilled Trades employees are involved in a variety of projects, including high-end custom home builds, remodeling, and commercial construction projects. Our goal is to make it easier to get you connected to work, fast.

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Responsibilities may vary from site to site, day to day. Some duties you may be asked to perform are:

  • Clean and treat surfaces in preparation for coatings, using pressure washers, brushes, scrapers, and various cleaning agents.
  • Remove old finishes by stripping, sanding, wire brushing, and shaving.
  • Conceal cracks, holes, etc., with fillers, using caulking guns and putty knives.
  • Smooth surfaces, using sandpaper, steel wool, and sanding machines.
  • Apply primers and sealers to prepare surfaces for finish coats.
  • Apply coatings, such as paint, stain, and other finishes, using brushes, spray guns, and rollers.
  • Remove and replace fixtures, hardware, switches, and furniture prior to and after painting.
  • Set up and move ladders.
  • Examine finished surfaces to verify conformance to specifications; retouch defective areas.
  • Clean and maintain tools and equipment, using solvents, brushes, and rags.
  • Handle and dispose of hazardous materials safely.

Qualifications & Experience

  • • Must have a minimum of 2 years experience painting in a Residential and/or Commercial setting
  • • Must have aptitude in using appropriate tools (brushes, caulking guns etc.)
  • • Must have basic communication skills and the ability to follow instructions
  • • Must have manual dexterity with excellent balance to work on scaffolding, ladders, etc.
  • • Must have valid Right to Work documents, PeopleReady is an E-Verify employer
  • • Must have reliable transportation
  • • Must be able to pass drug screen and background check

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PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.