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Painter II

Job Description

TITLE: Painter II

JOB CODE: 5245



EEO6 CODE: 6 = Skilled Crafts

GRADE: Pay Grade 6

PAY PLAN: Annually
minimum 23,664.00
midpoint 29,142.00
maximum 34,620.00

PURPOSE: To provide journeyman level skills to perform painting. Responsible for preparing surface for painting, applying paints to machinery, equipment, furniture and interiors and/or buildings by spray gun or brush.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Scrape, sandpaper and size surfaces preparatory to painting. Mix, blend, match and apply paints, varnishes, shellacs, enamels and other finishes. Erect or rig scaffolds. Cover surfaces and furniture to protect from paint. Remove spattered paint after job is completed. Clean and care for brushes, spray guns and other equipment. Perform related duties as assigned. Report need for carpentry repairs.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS: REPORTS TO: General supervision from Foreman or Supervisor through oral and written instructions. Work is performed in accordance with standard trade practices and is inspected for conformity to specifications. SUPERVISION: N/A SUPERVISION-OTHER: Detailed instructions to helpers assisting in the work.


REQUIRED EDUCATION-OTHER: High School graduation or 3 years experience.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE / COMPETENCIES-OTHER: REQUIRED EXPERIENCES/COMPETENCIES: Three years of skilled/journeyman level experience. OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Skill with tools of the painting trade, including the use of brushes, scrapers, spray guns and sanding equipment. May be required to have a valid Texas Operator's License. Accurate and neat in all phases of work performed. Working conditions are considered acceptable, but involve exposure to outside weather, standing on ladders and scaffolds. Alertness and careful attention is required to avoid injury to self and to others. Specific job requirements or physical location of positions allocated to this classification render the position security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Section 51.215 Texas Education Code.