Responsible for mixing, matching, and applying paint to various surfaces, completing touchups, and coordinating large painting projects.
Applies protective and decorative paint, varnish, lacquer and/or related material to interior and exterior surface of buildings, furniture, equipment and other structures
Washes, scrapes, sands, torches and/or smooths, interior and exterior surfaces prior to painting, varnishing, lacquering or applying other related materials
Cleans equipment, paint mixing areas, and work area
Operates compressors, striping machines, sandblasters, spray equipment, and other small power equipment
Installs, repairs, and maintains drywall, wall texturing, floors and decks Re-glazing windows
Operates heavy lift equipment including scissors, and boom swing stage to heights of 80 feet
Erects various types of scaffolding, staging ladders, and planks to reach surfaces of work area for Painters and others
Applies paints, stains, surface preparatory materials, and undercoating materials to a variety of surfaces, as appropriate and according to Materials Safety Data Sheets ensuring compliance with hazardous materials guidelines.
Determines appropriate color for new or replacement applications through consultation with customer
Maintains existing paint surfaces through matching and tinting of appropriate paint products
Prepares and implements line stripping layouts streets and parking lots
Identification and safe handling and appropriate disposal of paints, stains, preparatory and undercoating materials and other hazardous materials
Knowledge of the tools, equipment, materials and application techniques common to the painting trade
Knowledge and skill in hazardous materials handling, application and disposal.
Knowledge of text and display requirements for signage applications
Skill in the preparation and application of paints, stains, and surface preparation materials to a wide variety of surfaces
Must be capable of lifting minimum of fifty (50) pounds, unassisted
Must have valid driver’s license with no more than six (6) points on driving record.
Performs other duties as directed by the Supervisor and/or Facilities Director
Intermittent physical activity including standing, kneeling, walking, bending, reaching and lifting up to 50 lbs., unassisted
Environment subject to frequent interruptions; varying and unpredictable situations; some pressure due to the multiple calls and inquires
Working at a computer
Subject to irregular hours – Tuesday through Saturday
Works on ladders, aerial lifts and scaffolding
Education: High School or equivalent (GED)
Must have at least three (3)-years work experience in painting.
Must submit to pre-employment background screening includes a National criminal background check, drug screening, employment and education history verification, and this screening must be performed prior to employment.
Pine Crest is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Drug Free Workplace employer
About Pine Crest School
Founded in 1934 by Dr. Mae McMillan, Pine Crest School has become a preeminent and nationally recognized college preparatory school. There are two PK-8 Campuses, one in Boca Raton and one in Fort Lauderdale, and a single Upper School Campus located in Fort Lauderdale. With approximately 2600 students on the two campuses, Pine Crest is the third largest independent school in the continental United States. Despite its current size there is a strong sense of community enthusiastically expressed by the many dedicated and talented teachers, coaches, students, parents, and alumni who clearly care deeply about this institution. One of the primary strengths of the school is the depth and breadth of the academic and co-curricular program, which offers over 30 AP courses, over 60 athletic teams, and unsurpassed fine arts facilities and opportunities, including the yearly performance of a full ballet and a full orchestra. The student body is composed of high achieving and motivated students invested in intellectual inquiry and willing to make a commitment to contribute respectfully and honorably to the life of the school community. For more information, please visit our website at www.pinecrest.edu.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug-Free Workplace