Top Painter Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Painter. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Painter resumes they appeared on. For example, 15.0% of Painter resumes contained Prep Uneven Surfaces as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Painter actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Painter resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Prep Uneven Surfaces

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Here's how Prep Uneven Surfaces is used in Painter jobs:
  • Use of putty, wood filler, spackling and caulks interior and exterior to prep uneven surfaces and joints.
  • Applied putty, wood filler, spackling and caulks to prep uneven surfaces for primer, paint or varnish.
  • Applied putty, wood filler, spackling and caulks to prep uneven surfaces.
  • Applied putty, bondo, and caulking to prep uneven surfaces.
  • Applied putty,wood filler,spacing and caulk to prep uneven surfaces.
  • Applied putty, wood filler, spackling and caulks to prep uneven surfaces.

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2. Drywall Repair

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Here's how Drywall Repair is used in Painter jobs:
  • Assisted with drywall repairs and light carpentry Painted various residential and commercial locations learned about ladder and height safety
  • Performed drywall repairs of residential and commercial properties and disposal of residential and commercial wastes.
  • Performed drywall repair and installation.
  • Specialized in interior/ exterior painting on commercial, residential and renovated properties, deck rebuild, drywall repair and minor carpentry work
  • Paint and drywall repair of interior and exterior for the retirement community building and 200 homes within the retirement community.
  • Perform basic interior/exterior painting tasks, interact with customer, ability to work on ladders, minor woodworking and drywall repair
  • Performed framing, rough-in and finished carpentry, drywall repairs and completed work, painting and other construction projects.
  • Serviced residential and commercial interior/exterior painting, refinishing, pressure washing, deck cleaning, staining and drywall repair.
  • Perform various tasks to include drywall repair, tape and bed, vinyl wall covering repairs, and painting.
  • Paint via brush and roll, airless spray, drywall repair and texture banks and commercial buildings.
  • Paint with airless sprayer, conventional sprayer, brush, roll, drywall repair and ceiling texture.
  • Preformed demo, drywall repair, lead based paint removal, texturing, touch-ups and other as needed
  • Opened a small interior/exterior painting business with a wide variety of task including drywall repair and installation.
  • General duties included drywall repairs, taping, sanding, priming, painting, and spray painting.
  • Performed a wide array of painting, and drywall repair duties in all seasons, indoor/outdoor.
  • Developed skills including brush and roll, power spraying, drywall repair and power washing.
  • Developed skills related to professional painting, including surface preparation, caulking and drywall repair.
  • Job description: paint, drywall repairs, wallpaper, stucco patch, staining.
  • Painted apartment units, drywall repair and installation in the commercial building setting.
  • Spray, Roll, Brush all paint surfaces, Drywall repair, Texture coat

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3. Sand

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Here's how Sand is used in Painter jobs:
  • Painted home exteriors in residential areas including scraping and sanding for preparation.
  • Prevented damage to coated areas during electroplating or sandblasting.
  • Light drywall finish, sand/primed/paint/repaint assigned projects.
  • Wet-sanded and polished automotive panels.
  • Paint sand touch up doors, clean rust of any material and repaint it, painting all around casino when needed.
  • Follow standard operating procedures when using tools and equipment such as dual action sanders, hydraulic lift platforms and paint sprayers.
  • Performed Airless Spray Painting and sandblasting, responsible for preparing and painting of all small parts to fully assembled machinery.
  • Sanded, prepped, primed and hand-painted character faces, eyes and features for use in replacement face stop-motion animation.
  • Cover surface to ensure protection, sand walls and prepare for painting, apply paint to walls, doors etc.
  • Sandblast using high-pressure equipment using steam or air to clean and prepare surfaces such as stone, metal or glass.
  • Prepare various surfaces for painting by washing, scraping, burning, sanding, sandblasting or other means as necessary.
  • Prepare surfaces for paint by smoothing, sanding, removing, filling, taping, texturing, or floating.
  • Clean and strip down walls and sand floors to Be painted or stained and cleanup tools and finished areas.
  • Fabricate aircraft parts, cabinetry, bulb heads, pocket doors, tables, polish, sand/paint all parts.
  • Surface prep consist of sanding surface with power tool and solvent wipe area to get ready for paint application.
  • Tape, sand, and paint the hallways, lobbies, and rooms in several dormitories on the UW-Oshkosh campus
  • Cleaned surfaces in preparation for painting, using cleaning fluids, brushes, scrapers, sandpaper or cloth.
  • Maintain and repair equipment used daily (i.e., spray guns, sandblasters, mixers, etc).
  • General preparation of aircraft, consisting of; Stripping, sanding, and masking the plane for paint.
  • Started as a prep painter doing such as wood filling, caulking, priming, and sanding.

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4. Exterior Painting

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Here's how Exterior Painting is used in Painter jobs:
  • Provided Interior and exterior painting services to residential customers; assured quality of work to maintain customer satisfaction and relations
  • Provided professional painting and wall covering services, interior and exterior painting in both commercial and residential environments.
  • Maintained residences for individuals with special needs including general laborer work in addition to interior and exterior painting
  • Scheduled and completed various interior and exterior painting tasks coordinating with Property Manager.
  • Provided interior and exterior painting services to both residential and commercial customers.
  • Performed all duties related to residential and commercial interior and exterior painting.
  • Performed interior and exterior painting for both commercial and residential projects.
  • Provided interior and exterior painting services in residential and commercial properties.
  • Specialized in interior and exterior painting of residential and commercial buildings.
  • Worked with several painting companies to complete interior and exterior painting projects
  • Supervised a five person paint crew on interior/exterior painting assignments.
  • Handled interior and exterior painting of residential and commercial properties.
  • Provided quality interior/exterior painting for home owners and commercial sites.
  • Performed interior and exterior painting of residential and commercial spaces.
  • Performed interior/exterior painting of residential and commercial buildings.
  • Prepared commercial properties for interior and exterior painting.
  • Supervised and scheduled interior and exterior painting projects.
  • Preformed commercial and residential interior and exterior painting
  • Experienced in commercial/residential interior and exterior painting.
  • Provided superior exterior painting for residential customers.

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5. Safety Procedures

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Here's how Safety Procedures is used in Painter jobs:
  • Provided and performed basic standardized procedures and direct personal resident and industrial painting skills and safety procedures.
  • Follow safety procedures according to the safety regulations.
  • Used personal protective equipment and followed safety procedures.
  • Followed all safety procedures when utilizing equipment.
  • Maintain logs of compound and spry volumes, follow protection and safety procedures while maintaining a clean and safe work environment.
  • Followed all safety procedures, including, but no limited to; ladders, roof safety, and any power equipment.
  • Calculate the right amounts of chemicals needed and mix catalysts, resins and molds following standard operating and safety procedures.
  • Prepare surfaces, maintain clean work areas, promote a safe work environment by ensuring established safety procedures are followed.
  • Adhered to all safety procedures, used proper personal safety equipment, and maintained a safe and clean work area.
  • Stained, painted, and varnished furniture in production plant; cleaned work areas; obeyed all standard safety procedures
  • Ladder climbing and harness work, as well as corresponding safety procedures, were expected for each location.
  • Followed set safety procedures for the masking and unmasking of parts that were utilized in the assembly process.
  • Follow established safety procedures and techniques to perform job duties, including lifting, climbing, etc.
  • Caulk cracks, putty holes, retrieve painting supplies, practicing proper safety procedures with ladders.
  • Observe and comply with all safety procedures in accordance with BESSE and Coast Guard regulations.
  • Confer with clients to determine their needs.-Follow safety procedures keeping practicality in mind during work.
  • Supervised staff of four Painters, maintain all safety procedures, manage each days schedules.
  • Mentored new hires and transferred employees on safety procedures and discussed concerns within the department.
  • Followed all safety procedures and directions to maintain 100% safety record for employer.
  • Set up practices that promote team environment including cross training and safety procedures.

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6. General Painting

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Here's how General Painting is used in Painter jobs:
  • General painting on interior/exterior on commercial/residential buildings, siding and carpentry repairs.
  • Performed general painting including both inside and outside apartment complexes.
  • General painting interior/exterior residential, drywall repair.
  • General painting both commercial and residential.
  • Performed general painting interior and exterior.
  • General painting services and inventory management
  • Performed general painting, skin coating walls, spray painting, varnishing, sanding, & preparing walls to be painted.
  • Performed general painting including both inside and outside residential houses; deck upgrades, roofing, trim work.
  • Performed general painting, varnishing, and staining duties, & prepared and repaired walls.
  • Performed general painting including both interior and exterior, Commercial, Residential & Industrial structures.
  • Performed general painting duties, taping, sanding, and also window glazing as well.
  • Performed general painting including both inside and outside of structures; painted furniture and fixtures.
  • General painting repairs to walls and cabinets caused by scratching and daily wear & tear.
  • Performed general painting including houses that have been subjected to fire and flood damage.
  • Job duties include: general painting duties, light electrical, and light plumbing.
  • General Painting Responsibilities: Prepping area, painting, rolling, and trim work.
  • Perform general painting including both inside and outside military equipment, all types.
  • Painted college dorm rooms, academic buildings, and general painting around campus.
  • Performed general painting including both inside and outside of homes Stained and varnished.
  • General painting preparation and painting of custom homes throughout mid Michigan.

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7. Job Site

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Here's how Job Site is used in Painter jobs:
  • Maintain, clean and organize job site; climbs ladders and onto scaffolding; works in inclement weather and emergency situations.
  • Clean up job site daily, after work and return equipment and tools to maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Operate and maintain various power and manual tools, Clean up job site after work and return equipment and tools.
  • Allowed supervisor to focus efforts towards sales and project management by preparing job sites and completing skilled tasks on schedule.
  • Fast paced working environment which included setup of the job site, painting, and cleanup after completion of the job
  • Reported any and all discrepancies, job site completions, coating and applicator needs in written form to site foreman.
  • Trained new employees and came up with ideas with senior coworkers in order to problem-solve on the job site.
  • Expected to locate each job site and be well equipped with the proper tools needed for each individual job.
  • Prepared rooms to be painted, fixed damaged walls, and oversaw employees at a college campus job site.
  • Paint spills, dust from sanding and other materials must be cleaned and removed from a completed job site.
  • Painted residential homes and stained decks * Cleaned job site * Responsible for preparation of painting surfaces * Customer Service
  • Cleaned up job site, and did final walk through to make sure conditions were to customer standards.
  • Cleaned up job sites of equipment, paint chips and any other form of trash after every shift.
  • Set up equipment and materials for the job site such as scaffold, spray rigs and all tools.
  • Finish jobs in timely manner, clean up job sites after work day is complete and clean tools.
  • Prepared job site by cleaning, repairing damaged surfaces and covering surfaces with plastic, tarps and tape.
  • Prepare job sites for painting and clean up by building scaffolding and using drop cloths or tape.
  • Transitioned from novice painter to journeyman as part of a crew on residential and commercial job sites.
  • Maintain full responsibility for job site safety and the quality of the work completed by all staff.
  • Cleaned work areas, machines, or equipment, to maintain a clean and safe job site.

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8. Customer Service

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Here's how Customer Service is used in Painter jobs:
  • Bid jobs, loaded/unloaded vehicles, estimated paint usage, performed preventative maintenance on equipment, provided exceptional customer service.
  • Painted homes to customers specifications - Provided customer service to ensure customer satisfaction and retention
  • Obtained bids, priced estimates and ensured customer satisfaction through superior customer service.
  • Prepped and painted interior and exterior of houses-Prepped and painted interior of warehouses-Customer Service
  • Perform and engage in customer service/sales/marketing as needed or directed by franchisee.
  • Managed personal/business accounts with regards to customer service and scheduling of jobs.
  • Station sanitation, child and parent relations for producing exceptional customer service.
  • Utilized customer service skills when interacting with current or potential customers.
  • Maintained a high level of professionalism while providing excellent customer service.
  • Provided excellent customer service by assisting customers at checkout and bagging groceries
  • Provided high-level customer service for both internal and exterior customers.
  • Provided great customer service while managing accounts for existing customers.
  • Provided excellent customer service to customer, while maintaining professionalism.
  • Established positive clientele reviews by providing excellent customer service.
  • Recognized for maintaining excellent customer service throughout work history.
  • Insured quality and customer service to provide professional image.
  • Provided excellent customer service in meeting customer expectations.
  • Completed estimates, customer services representative and supply management
  • Provided customer service that went beyond customer expectations.
  • Provided excellent customer service and adhered to specifications.

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9. Putty Knives

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Here's how Putty Knives is used in Painter jobs:
  • Filled cracks, holes, or joints with caulk, putty, plaster, using caulking guns and putty knives.
  • Acquired appropriate painting tools, rollers, brushes, paint buckets, putty knives and cleaning rags.
  • Prepped areas for painting using power sanding machines, putty knives, tapped off windows and flooring.
  • Used tools such as paint brushes and rollers, putty knives.
  • Plaster or other fillers, using caulking guns or putty knives.
  • Used caulking guns or putty knives.
  • Fill cracks, & holes, with caulk, putty, or other fillers, using caulking guns or putty knives.
  • Used tools such as hand sprayers, paint sprayers and putty knives.
  • Filled nail holes, cracks and joints with caulk, putty, & other filler, using various putty knives.
  • Putty Knives- Drywall taping knives, Patching knives and Spackling knives.

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10. Drop Cloths

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Here's how Drop Cloths is used in Painter jobs:
  • Prepared space, trim, walls, and ceilings by cleaning, smoothing, priming, protecting surfaces with drop cloths.
  • Prepare area to be worked, tape and plastic for the over spray, and drop cloths to protect floors.
  • Monitored inventory supply of paint as well as tools needed such as brushes, drop cloths, and more.
  • Spread drop cloths, tapes protective coverings and otherwise to ensure that paint is not applied to unwanted areas.
  • Set up shops, folded drop cloths, cleaned brushes and swept up any mess created from prepping.
  • Obtained supplies from warehouse, loaded and unloaded equipment, and covered items with drop cloths and tape.
  • Cover surfaces with the proper materials (drop cloths, masking tape, plastic, etc.)
  • Clean area pulling all tape, drop cloths, plastic and tape dusting and vacuum.
  • Covered floors and furniture with drop cloths and taped off edges to protect during painting.
  • Prepare homes by power washing caulking, sanding, taping, and setting drop cloths.
  • Covered surfaces with drop cloths, masking tape and paper to protect surfaces during painting.
  • Protect surfaces during painting by covering surface with drop cloths, plastic and tape.
  • Covered surfaces of articles not to be painted with drop cloths prior to painting.
  • Drop cloths are always used to avoid damage to floors, furniture and plants.
  • Set up staging, use ladders, protect areas with drop cloths and plastic.
  • Protect surfaces during painting with masking tape, drop cloths, and other materials.
  • Cover surfaces with drop cloths, paper, or plastic to protect during painting.
  • Cover surfaces with drop cloths or paper and tape off to protect surfaces.
  • Masked doors and windows, and laid out drop cloths to protect landscaping.
  • Cover floors and furnishing with drop cloths and tarps to keep surface clean.

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11. Sheetrock

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Here's how Sheetrock is used in Painter jobs:
  • Worked with oil, latex I can also patch and repair Sheetrock.
  • Follow any given from supervisor anything from sheetrock finishing and painting
  • Perform prep work such as masking, scraping, sanding, and patching holes/cracks in woodwork, stucco, and sheetrock.
  • Prepared surfaces to be painted (includes scraping, removal of wallpaper, sheetrock patching, caulking, etc.)
  • Prepared sheetrock, metal and wood surfaces for painting * Covered floors before prepping, priming and painting all surfaces.
  • Install tile, hardwood floors, carrying ladders, rolling, spraying, sheetrocking, taping, texturing, framing
  • Replaced or repaired drywall: tapes, beds, and textures; patched holes in plaster or sheetrock.
  • Prepare and finish surfaces of sheetrock, wood and metal applying primer, paint lacquer and other finishes.
  • Paint occupied and unoccupied apt replacing sheetrock when needed turnover apt cleaning units getting them ready for rental.
  • Installed sheetrock and prepared various surfaces for painting by washing, scraping, sanding and sandblasting as necessary.
  • Renovated residential units (sheetrock, painting, plastering, tiling, cabinets, floor restoration).
  • Fix walls with sheetrock and mud in common areas and apartments which were occupied, where needed.
  • Task four involved covering surfaces with sheetrock compound where needed according to contract and taping same.
  • Applied paints to exterior and interior surfaces such as plaster, sheetrock, concrete and wood.
  • Installed sheetrock, taped and finished * Interior and exterior painting * Covered mostly residential assignments
  • Learned sheetrock repair and use of different texturing techniques Painter, Construction worker - Cedar Customs
  • Paint prep, taping off and patching holes in sheetrock, interior and exterior painting.
  • Trim, cut in and paint houses, apartments, churches etc.Hang drywall, and Sheetrock
  • Hang all sheetrock, tape & float, texture all walls and ceilings where needed.
  • Job duties included painting, texturing, sheetrock, carpentry, minor plumbing, electrical.

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12. Painting Equipment

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Here's how Painting Equipment is used in Painter jobs:
  • Operate spray-painting equipment including air-assisted electrostatic spray guns and ability to adjust sprayer to reach required coverage and finish.
  • Operated spray painting equipment to apply protective coatings to manufactured items or structures.
  • Operated high level government regulated painting equipment to perform commercial painting task.
  • Painted signs made of various materials utilizing airless and conventional painting equipment.
  • Performed maintenance and cleaning of painting equipment to ensure proper operation.
  • Used conventional spray painting equipment for application of various technical coatings.
  • Maintained good housekeeping and general cleaning of painting equipment.
  • Paint motor grader parts using industrial power painting equipment
  • Provided preventative maintenance to all painting equipment.
  • Operate painting equipment and auxiliary equipment.
  • Handled and maintained various painting equipment
  • Maintained painting equipment and inventory.
  • Operated, cleaned and maintained all painting equipment; Including brush, roller, sprayers, pumps and electrostatic sprayers.
  • Used a variety of paints and painting equipment and painting techniques such as using sprayers and up keep on them.
  • Maintained and organized all of my team's painting equipment that was used on a daily basis to paint homes.
  • Used various paint brushes, paint rollers, powered painting equipment, sanders, sand paper, and cleaning solutions.
  • Paint surfaces of vehicles using spray-painting equipment, power tools and work aids utilizing specific surface preparation and painting techniques.
  • Maintain and service painting equipment and hand and power tools; keeps a small inventory of frequently used supplies.
  • Set up, adjusted and operated spray painting equipment, hand power tools, and surface cleaning equipment.
  • Apply a variety of primers, paints and stains by using brushes, rollers and spray painting equipment.

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13. Exterior Surfaces

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Here's how Exterior Surfaces is used in Painter jobs:
  • Prepared exterior surfaces by power washing and repairing structural defects.-Managed a team of painters
  • Prepared and painted interior and exterior surfaces at commercial and residential sites
  • Painted interior/exterior surfaces in colors desired by customer.
  • Prepare interior/exterior surfaces for painting.
  • Well versed and experienced in all forms of painting, staining, sealing, etc on both interior and exterior surfaces.
  • Apply protective and decorative coats of paint and/or other related materials to interior and exterior surfaces of buildings and other structures.
  • Apply paint, varnish, Lacquer, and other cosmetics to Interior/Exterior surfaces, Buildings, Furniture, and Equipment.
  • Applied paint, stain, and varnish to ceilings, equipment, furniture, exterior surfaces, signs, etc.
  • Apply coats of paint to protect interior or exterior surfaces, trimmings, and fixtures of buildings and other structures.
  • Performed various painting, finishing, and maintenance projects on interior and exterior surfaces and structures of local schools.
  • Perform professional level work in painting and finishing in a wide variety of interior and exterior surfaces and structures.
  • Applied surface coatings, paints, stains, and wall coverings to interior, as well as exterior surfaces.
  • Applied protective and decorative coats of paint, varnish and lacquer to interior and exterior surfaces of buildings.
  • Applied paint, varnish, stain, enamel, and lacquer on both interior and exterior surfaces.
  • Applied paint finishes using rollers, brushes, and airless spray gun on interior and exterior surfaces.
  • Applied paint, stain, varnish, and other finishes to interior and exterior surfaces of homes.
  • Power washes the exterior surfaces to remove as much dirt and bug residue as possible before painting.
  • Repair, prime and paint all interior and exterior surfaces including walls, doors, trim etc.
  • Prepared and painted interior and exterior surfaces of houses, office buildings, and construction projects.
  • Prepare interior and exterior surfaces for painting, tape and cover all areas to be painted.

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14. Cover Surfaces

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Here's how Cover Surfaces is used in Painter jobs:
  • Cover surfaces with laminated plastic covering material.
  • Used brushes, rollers, hand spray guns, and low pressure spray tanks to cover surfaces.
  • Cover surfaces of items that will not be painted using masking tape before the painting process starts.
  • Cover surfaces with cloth or plastic to ensure protection & tape off areas when needed.
  • Cover surfaces with appropriate material for protection during painting and post appropriate paint signs.
  • Spread drop clothes over floors and room furnishings and cover surfaces.
  • Cover surfaces with drops or masking to protect surfaces during painting.
  • Cover surfaces with cloth or plastic to ensure protection.
  • Mask and cover surfaces that do not require paint.
  • Cover surfaces and furniture to protect from paint.
  • Cover surfaces to ensure protection.
  • Cover surfaces with cloth or plastic to ensure protection.Apply paint to surfaces including walls, floors, doors, and cabinets.
  • Spread drop clothes over floor and room furnishings and cover surfaces such as baseboards, doorframes and windows with masking tape.
  • Cover surfaces with drop-cloths; also use masking tape and paper to protect surfaces during painting.
  • Paint stripping - Cover surfaces and floors to protect from paint and over spray.
  • Cover surfaces with dropcloths or masking tape and paper surfaces during painting.
  • Cover surfaces with dropcloths or making take to protect surfaces.
  • Cover surfaces with dropcloths to protect surfaces during painting.
  • Spray paint, brush&rolltape & cover surfaces
  • Cover surfaces with dropcloths or masking tape and paper to protect surfaces during painting.Clean work areas and equipment.

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15. New Construction

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Here's how New Construction is used in Painter jobs:
  • Performed all aspects of interior/exterior painting, commercial and residential, new construction and restoration.
  • Provided comprehensive finishing services, interior and exterior on existing and new construction.
  • Perform professional residential/ commercial painting on high-end custom homes and new construction.
  • Performed all aspects of custom residential painting from remodels to new construction
  • Performed new construction/modernization, light plumbing & electrical.
  • Performed residential remodel and new construction homes.
  • Painted new construction and existing structures
  • Experience with: power washing, deck staining, priming/painting new construction, painting of existing structures both interior and exterior.
  • Experienced with brush and roll and spray painting; the operation of aerial platform lifts; new construction and remodels.
  • Painted interior and exterior of buildings, new construction, framing, sheet rock, minor plumbing, minor electrical.
  • Work with general contractor in local area obtaining bids for new construction or remodel work needing exterior or interior painting.
  • Painted new construction, insurance jobs, commercial using sprayers, brushes, Rollers, stains, varnishes, epoxies.
  • Paint interior/exterior new construction, buildings, and other structural surfaces, using brushes, rollers, and spray guns.
  • Painted walls, equipment, ceilings, and buildings at residential and commercial sites for new construction and renovation.
  • Work areas include hotel rooms, lobby areas, new construction, outdoor structures, and interior facilities equipment.
  • Assisted in the writing of specifications for repairs and new construction as related to interior and exterior painting.
  • Qualified painter of residential and commercial structures, new construction and re-paints, exterior and interior.
  • Spray priming, finishing work with 18" rollers and touch ups in primarily new constructions.
  • Manage projects or contribute to committee or team work for new construction and make ready properties.
  • Assisted in preparing vans daily with materials and equipment for new construction and remodel projects.

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16. Hand Tools

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Here's how Hand Tools is used in Painter jobs:
  • Assemble and fasten materials to make frameworks using hand tools and wood screws, nails, dowel pins, or glue.
  • Operated hand tools and power tools such as, needle guns, sanders, scrapers, mil gauge and deck crawlers.
  • Prepared and painted residential and commercial buildings * Utilized drills, paint sprayers, and basic hand tools to perform duties
  • Used a variety of hand tools and power tools to complete tasks in order to complete different phases of construction.
  • Operated palm sanders, spraying equipment, caulking guns, and all other hand tools to perform work related duties.
  • Paint, help paint, clean, use various hand tools, delivery of material, use of tape measure,
  • Used a wide variety of hand tools in job prep such as palm sanders, paint scrapers, drills etc.
  • Obtained skills and safe use of Paint Shakers, Grinding machines, various ladders, drywall equipment and hand tools.
  • Shaped and smoothed with power and hand tools, built up and leveled surfaces with putty or polyester fillers.
  • Use hand tools to remove cabinet doors, knobs, handles and hinges and organize the parts for re-installation.
  • Prepare surfaces for painting by removing old paint and foreign matter from surfaces using hand tools and/or powered equipment.
  • Operated and maintained shop hand tools and equipment, including grinder, drill, plasma cutter, and sandblaster.
  • Applied paint using various hand tools such as: rollers, paint brushes, cocking gun wrenches and sanders.
  • Have working knowledge of all tape measures, ladders, paint sprayers and a vast majority of hand tools.
  • Performed body work such as repairing scratches, gouges, and dents using air powered tools and hand tools.
  • Operated and maintained hand tools, power tools, and used painting equipment relevant to the painting trade.
  • Disassembled defective electrical equipment, replace defective or worn parts, and reassemble equipment, using hand tools.
  • Threaded conduit ends, connect couplings, and fabricate and secure conduit support brackets, using hand tools.
  • Operated various hand tools such as jack hammer, sledge hammer, power washer, sprayer and pick.
  • Used power grinders, welding torches, hand tools, sanders, spray guns and power tools.

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17. New Surfaces

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Here's how New Surfaces is used in Painter jobs:
  • Removed wall paper, sanded surfaces, and applied primers and sealers to prepare new surfaces for painting according to specifications.
  • Apply primers or sealers to prepare new surfaces, for finish coats, using brushes, spray guns, or rollers.
  • Prepared new surfaces such as bare wood and metal for finished coats, sanding, cleaning, and pressure washing.
  • Last but not least I applied primers and sealers to new surfaces, such as wood/metal for finished coats.
  • Removed and cleaned paint from surfaces and applying a primer and sealer to new surfaces for the finishing coat.
  • Apply paint to these new surfaces in the highest level of quality possible.
  • Apply primers and sealers to new surfaces, on bare wood or metal.
  • Applied primers and sealers prepare new surfaces with drop cloths for protection.
  • Applied primers and sealers to prepare new surfaces for finish coats.
  • Applied primers/sealers to prepare new surfaces for finish coats.
  • Applied primers or sealers to prepare new surfaces.
  • Applied primers/sealers to new surfaces.
  • Apply primers or sealers to preparenew surfaces, such as bare wood or metal, forfinish coats.

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18. Electric Switch

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Here's how Electric Switch is used in Painter jobs:
  • Removed fixtures such as pictures, doorknobs, lamps and electric switch covers prior to painting to ensure a clean finish.
  • Removed and replaced fixtures such as pictures, electric switch covers, hooks, nails and paper towel holders.
  • Removed fixtures, such as pictures and electric switch covers, prior to painting, using screw driver.
  • Removed fixtures such as pictures, doorknobs, lamps, and electric switch covers before painting.
  • Removed fixtures like pictures, nails, doorknobs, lamps and electric switch covers.
  • Remove fixtures such as pictures, doorknobs, or electric switch covers.
  • Remove fixtures and electric switch covers prior to painting.
  • Removed fixtures, such as pictures and electric switchcovers, from walls prior to painting.

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19. Residential Homes

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Here's how Residential Homes is used in Painter jobs:
  • Supervised large commercial project while simultaneously managing six month contracts involving 33 residential homes.
  • Painted interior and exterior of residential homes using a variety of painting applications.
  • Performed all aspects of painting and finishing of custom residential homes Oversaw production
  • Painted residential homes and performed light home-remodeling; provided excellent customer service.
  • Executed daily operations of painting interior and exterior of residential homes.
  • Assisted with preparation and painting of interior and exterior residential homes
  • Preformed all aspects of interior and exterior painting to residential homes
  • Painted residential homes and commercial buildings throughout Western North Carolina.
  • Worked independently painting residential homes after fire and water damage.
  • Prepped and painted interior/exterior of commercial businesses and residential homes
  • Provided cosmetic improvements to the exterior of residential homes
  • Assisted in prepping and re-painting/staining residential homes
  • Painted residential homes, interior and exterior
  • Painted residential homes without incident.
  • Complete exterior painting on residential homes
  • Provide painting services for residential homes
  • Performed all aspects of painting and finishing of residential homes Performed all aspects of painting and Wall covering of Commercial Work
  • Provided renovations and other services for commercial buildings and residential homes looking to expand or get back on the market.
  • Have experience in Prep and Finish work of new and existing residential homes, commercial, and industrial buildings.
  • Served as a Site manager and team member in the exterior painting of residential homes throughout the Connecticut coastline

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20. Steel Wool

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Here's how Steel Wool is used in Painter jobs:
  • Smooth's surfaces, using sandpaper, brushes, or steel wool, and removes old paint from surfaces.
  • Smooth surfaces, using sand paper, scrapers, brushes, steel wool, or sanding machines.
  • Smooth surfaces, using sandpaper, scrapes, brushes, steel wool, or sanding machines.
  • Smooth surfaces, using sandpaper, scrapers, brushes, steel wool, and/or sanding machines.
  • Smooth surfaces using sandpaper, scrapers, brushes, steel wool, or sanding machines.1.
  • Used acid, wire brush, or steel wool to remove rust from metal.
  • Use sanding and buffing tools, steel wool or wire brushes to smooth surfaces.
  • Smoothed surfaces using sandpaper, scrapers, brushes, steel wool, etc.
  • Smoothed surfaces using sandpaper, scraper, and steel wool on sanding machine.
  • Smooth surfaces with sandpaper, brushes, and steel wool.
  • Smoothed rough spots with sandpaper, brushes and steel wool.
  • Smoothed rough spots with steel wool.
  • Used filler, blade, knife, steel wool and abrasive cloth.
  • Smoothed surface with steel wool to insure that paint adheres to surface, mask and cover portions of surfaces using stencils.
  • Smooth surfaces, using sandpaper, scrapers, brushes, steel wool, or sanding machines.Polish final coats to specified finishes.

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21. Hazardous Materials

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Here's how Hazardous Materials is used in Painter jobs:
  • Worked with hazardous materials/extreme temperatures/elevated heights.
  • Performed painting procedures according to OSHA standards regarding removal, application, clean-up and disposal of hazardous and non-hazardous materials.
  • Follow safe operating procedures of all equipment and dispose of hazardous materials according to Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
  • Reported on materials used, stored and prepared for transportation hazardous materials.
  • Certified for working with and/or removing hazardous materials and disposing of properly.
  • Identified hazardous materials labels and related safety precautions that are required.
  • Handled hazardous materials and complied with industrial safety guidelines.
  • Dispose of hazardous materials in accordance with regulations.
  • Ensured proper disposal of all potentially hazardous materials.
  • Disposed of hazardous materials according to regulations.
  • Skilled in properly handling hazardous materials.
  • Ordered, stored and maintained disposition of various materials used in the containment of toxic hazardous materials for shipping and disposal.
  • Trained to properly use, store and dispose of hazardous materials to include acids, caustics, solvents, and cleaners.
  • Identify safe handling, and appropriate disposal of paints, stains, preparatory and undercoating materials, and other hazardous materials.
  • Understand and follow Federal, State and Local regulations, such as those governing the storage and disposal of hazardous materials.
  • Identified, handled, and disposed of hazardous materials in the appropriate manner as per legal regulations.
  • Mix and pour concrete and asphalt.- Clean up spills and hazardous materials.- Unload and load construction materials.
  • Adhered to hazardous materials handling processes when removing and working around lead base paints and asbestos materials.
  • Exposed to high level noises, toxic fumes/odors, and hazardous materials on a daily basis.
  • Ensured all paints and hazardous materials were stored in compliance with Ohio and Federal EPA guidelines.

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22. Osha

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Here's how Osha is used in Painter jobs:
  • Completed OSHA Lockout-Tagout procedures and practices necessary for machinery for safety and preventing injury to others.
  • Coordinated weekly safety meetings in accordance with OSHA regulations.
  • Performed safety inspections and enforced OSHA regulations.
  • Identify, paint and label pipes and hazard awareness railings throughout the factory campus to bring production areas into OSHA compliance.
  • Communicated professionally with clients; gave estimates, prep and paint with sprayer, rollers and brushes Followed proper OSHA standards
  • Follow safety guidelines of both HAZMAT and OSHA throughout the duration of the work shift to ensure proper working conditions.
  • Clean, seal, and paint bridges in accordance with Occupational Safety and Health Administration(OSHA) standards.
  • Inspect and dispose of all paint waste (liquid & dry) in all holding containers per OSHA regulations.
  • Follow safety guidelines set by supervisor, team leader, and OSHA to prevent accidents and provide risk management.
  • Maintained work adherence and safety to establish safety regulations while performing all duties by OSHA and company policies.
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment by being knowledgeable of and implementing workplace safety and OSHA regulations.
  • Maintained & used fall protection equipment in accordance with manufactures specifications as well as Federal and OSHA regulations.
  • Performed all duties according to OSHA safety requirements which reduced on the job accidents or injuries.
  • Supervised organization and operation of work, to ensure safety was being held at OSHA standards.
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of safety regulations and providing guidance on OSHA policies and procedures.
  • Assure paints and chemicals are stored in their proper places in compliance with OSHA regulations.
  • Complied with all OSHA safety regulations and rules to ensure a safe work environment.
  • Maintained zero accidents in accordance with OSHA Law and Regulations and NCI company policy.
  • Follow OSHA requirements for painting safety equipment, Prepare weekly work orders for payroll.
  • Conducted a wide range of ship repairs in accordance with OSHA and NAVOSH regulations.

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23. Hvlp

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Here's how Hvlp is used in Painter jobs:
  • Painted surfaces using brushes, rollers, gravity fed spray guns, electrostatic spray guns, pressure pots, HVLP.
  • Used fork lifts to load and used both HVLP and electrostatic spray equipment to complete my daily work.
  • Job required use of several tools such as sanders, HVLP spray guns, drills, rivet guns.
  • Scraped, sanded and sprayed 500 doors at Phoenix 5 with two part mastic epoxy using HVLP sprayer.
  • Mastered the use HVLP spray guns to paint tools and decking structures for Boeing and Spirit Airlines.
  • Use HVLP guns along with pressure pots for painting numerous military vehicles and equipment for USMC content.
  • Spray parts for International Harvester, and Montgomery Elevator, Electrostatic, HVLP mental industrial painter.
  • Apply finish/top or bottom paint using Airless/HVLP paint applicators or hand finishing with brushes or rollers.
  • Used 2 part epoxy, refinishing sinks, and tubs using the HVLP to spray them.
  • Used High Volume Low Pressure (HVLP) sprayer to apply base and top layer coatings.
  • Demonstrate the ability to safety apply paints and coatings to various substrates with HVLP spray systems.
  • Primed and topcoat using High Volume Low Pressure (HVLP) sprayer and pressure pot systems.
  • Clean spray booth and prep area, set up pressure fed HVLP and conventional spray equipment.
  • Used spray equipment such as airless, HVLP guns, and conventional spray guns.
  • Trained and use electrostatic, HVLP, pressure pot, and conventional paint guns.
  • Used both HVLP and pressure pot systems to complete the tasks at hand.
  • Apply paint to vehicle or product using HVLP or Electrostatic gun as needed.
  • Mix paint and spray military containers using pressure pots and HVLP spray guns.
  • Applied latest camouflage patterns and techniques to military vehicles using HVLP guns.
  • Applied primer, epoxy and urethane with HVLP or airless sprayer.

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24. Seal Structural Components

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Here's how Seal Structural Components is used in Painter jobs:
  • Position, join, align, or seal structural components, such as concrete wall sections or pipes.

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25. Estimate Costs

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Here's how Estimate Costs is used in Painter jobs:
  • Cover surfaces with cloth or plastic to ensure protection Calculate amounts of required materials and estimate costs.
  • Calculate amounts of required materials and estimate costs, based on surface measurements and/or work orders.
  • Negotiate prices with customers, estimate costs and select and buy paint from vendors.
  • Estimate costs for bidding jobs Analyze and assess materials needed Operate and maintain equipment
  • Calculate amounts of required materials and estimate costs, based on surface measurements or work orders.
  • Calculate and estimate costs based on surface measurements.

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26. Ground Level

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Here's how Ground Level is used in Painter jobs:
  • Erected scaffolding, ladders with pic boards also scissor lift, genie lift to perform tasks above ground level.
  • Preformed manual labor, such as setting up ladders, scaffolding and swing gates to work above ground level.
  • Erected scaffolding and swing gates, as well as set up ladders for work above ground level.
  • Taped off and maintained barricade on ground level while others painted in elevated areas.
  • Erected scaffolding and ladders, painting and working on structures above ground level.
  • Erected scaffolding or set up ladders to perform tasks above ground level.
  • Erected scaffolding and ladders to perform tasks above ground level.
  • Erected scaffolding or ladders to perform tasks about ground level.
  • Erected scaffolding or setup ladders to work above ground level.
  • Can perform tasks above and below ground level.
  • Used sky lifts to work above ground level.
  • Set up ladders and work above ground level.
  • Erected scaffolding/ladders to perform above ground level tasks.
  • Assembled scaffold for work above ground level.
  • Assisted to erect scaffolding above ground level.
  • Stain, seal, and varnish wood surfaces Erect scaffolding or set up ladder to perform tasks above ground level.
  • Erected scaffolding and set up ladders to work above ground level, and highreach man lifts.
  • Erected scaffolding, operated JLGs, set up ladders, to work above ground level.

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27. Door Knobs

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Here's how Door Knobs is used in Painter jobs:
  • Remove fixtures such as pictures, door knobs, lamps, and electric switch covers prior to painting.
  • Remove fixtures, such as pictures, door knobs, lamps, or electric switch plate covers.
  • Move furniture and equipment as necessary, remove door knobs and electric switch covers prior to painting.
  • Removed and replaced fixtures such as pictures, door knobs and electric switch covers.
  • Install and uninstall wall plates door hinges and door knobs.
  • Change door knobs and door stops on every job.
  • Removed and reinstalled door knobs, lamps, and electric covers to complete the job.
  • Remove fixturessuchas pictures, door knobs, lamps, or electricswitchcovers prior topainting.

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28. General Labor

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Here's how General Labor is used in Painter jobs:
  • Maintained and painted rental apartments to include general laborer work
  • General laborer in residential home refurbishment along with commercial.
  • Performed various general laborer and mechanic duties.
  • Provided general laborer support to facilities department.
  • General labor operating grinders pressure washers.
  • Preformed demolition and other general laboring.
  • General labor including floor tile installation.
  • General Labors as requested, and commended by supervisor Troy Santos as a very bright, circumspect, and efficient worker.
  • Worked as a general laborer preparing work sites, completing the days task (painting, sanding, caulking etc.)
  • Apply paints and coatings at industrial and commercial facilities, and also performed general labor duties that supported the painting operations
  • Worked with others doing painting, renovating, flooring, and other general labor jobs pertaining to the homes.
  • Performed general labor and light construction duties as required, adhered to health and safety standards on all field-related activities
  • Worked as a general laborer on a number of rehab projects for several buildings located in downtown Kansas City.
  • Started as a general laborer and within two years I have excelled and now run projects for the company
  • Performed painting tasks with a crew including brush and roller work, preparation work, and general labor.
  • Mask, tape, roll, brush, interior, exterior, houses, custom, general labor
  • Paint the halls of the school district, general clean-up, and general labor.
  • Paint boats at the Seward ship dry dock, welders assistant, general labor.
  • Performed job duties as a general laborer and painter while completing assigned construction projects.
  • Performed general labor work in support of tradesmen which increased the job completion time.

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29. Different Types

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Here's how Different Types is used in Painter jobs:
  • Utilized different types of machinery and assigned projects.
  • Work as a team to Rebuild, Repair and Paint different types of Structures, Homes, Decks and Buildings.
  • Complete every aspect of repainting planes including stripping, masking, layout, and mixing different types of paints.
  • Used a variety of different types of paint such as latex, oil based, urethane, and acrylic.
  • Lead painter be in charge of whole job run different types of sprayers pressure washers order paint and materials
  • Painted different types of tools, monitored supply room, and moved and inventoried barrels of chemicals.
  • Removed unwanted paint with sandblasting unit, and applied paint with different types of airless paint sprayers.
  • Specialized in painting different types of buildings, including houses, apartments, and commercial properties.
  • Painted with a spray machine and gained knowledge of different types of rollers and brushes.
  • Performed different types of painting techniques including using spray machine for apartment complexes and homes.
  • Worked with different types of paints from water base, oil base to stains.
  • Used different types of techniques to make sure the job is completed 100%.
  • Apply different types of paint and other finishes, such as stains and varnishes.
  • Implemented knowledge of different types and shades of paint to use for specific projects.
  • Used different types of sanders including palm grip, pistol grip and orbital sanders.
  • Worked with different types of woods, vinyl, plastic and aluminum.
  • Used four different types of bar codes for large scale mailing operations.
  • Painted a variety of surfaces and used various different types of paint.
  • Textured Paint Rollers, Different Types & Sizes of Paint Brushes from.
  • Perform preparation and painting with different types of paint and sprayers.

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30. Rough Spots

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Here's how Rough Spots is used in Painter jobs:
  • Washed and treated surfaces with oil, turpentine, mildew remover, and sanded rough spots to prepare for painting.
  • Prepare surfaces for covering by cleaning it, filling nail holes and cracks, and sanding rough spots.
  • Removed old paint with paint remover, scrapers, and wire brushes and smoothed rough spots with sandpaper.
  • Nail holes and cracks are filled, rough spots are sanded and all surfaces are cleaned of residue.
  • Washed and treated surfaces and sanded rough spots to ensure that finishes would adhere properly.
  • Smoothed rough spots to prepare surfaces for waterproofing, using hammers, chisels, etc.
  • Removed rough spots from work pieces with portable grinders, hand files and scrapers.
  • Sanded rough spots to ensure that finishes will adhere properly.
  • Smoothed rough spots on walls and ceilings with sandpaper.
  • Smoothed rough spots with sandpaper and hand sanders.
  • Sandblasted rough spots on tractor trailers.
  • Smoothed rough spots with brushes.
  • Wash walls and trim, fill nail hole and cracks, and sand rough spots.
  • Smoothed rough spots with sandpaper Put up and dismantled scaffolding, ladders.
  • Removed rough spots from workpiece, using portable grinder.

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31. Painting Houses

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Here's how Painting Houses is used in Painter jobs:
  • Started out painting houses as a laborer and worked my way up to leading my own crew on job sites.
  • Work for a small business owner painting houses inside and out as well as doing minor home improvements.
  • Work fixing and painting houses, Remodeling houses and painting them, also painting brand new houses
  • Summer job painting houses Went door to door marketing the company and finding houses to paint
  • Job duties include: Prepping, sanding, masking, painting houses as needed.
  • Filled my summer free time painting houses to earn money and stay busy.
  • Worked with a group of entrepreneurial college students cleaning and painting houses.
  • Worked on various teams painting houses * Always received a weekly performance bonus
  • Worked a few single run jobs painting houses, inside and out
  • Showed a strong work ethic by painting houses during the summer.
  • Experience with sanding tools, and painting houses using sprayer.
  • Executed daily operations of scraping and repainting houses and businesses.
  • Maintained inventory of tools and equipment needed for painting houses.
  • Prepped houses, masking, caulking, taping painting houses.
  • Gained new skills preparing and painting houses and businesses.
  • Worked as a painter, painting houses during the summer
  • Work on and off when needed painting houses interior/exterior
  • Started out knowing very little about painting houses.
  • Delivered a quality service of painting houses.
  • Assisted in painting houses and sheds.

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32. Residential Properties

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Here's how Residential Properties is used in Painter jobs:
  • Prepared residential properties for painting*Power washed exterior*Operated power and hand tools to paint buildings
  • Prepared and painted exterior of residential properties * Responsible for maintaining assigned equipment
  • Painted both commercial and residential properties, painting preparations and cleanup
  • Performed custom interior renovations for commercial and residential properties.
  • Assisted in interior and exterior restoration of residential properties.
  • Completed total interior and exterior repaints of residential properties.
  • Provided professional painting for commercial and residential properties.
  • Paint interior/exterior of residential properties and commercial properties.
  • Worked with small independent company on residential properties.
  • Assisted with painting of commercial and residential properties
  • Complete preparation and completion of residential properties.
  • General construction of commercial and residential properties.
  • General Painting & Remodeling on residential properties
  • Contracted for commercial and residential properties.
  • Paint commercial and residential properties Clean workplace
  • Assisted in painting commercial and residential properties
  • Painted commercial and residential properties part-time.
  • Painted and renovated commercial/residential properties.
  • Painted residential properties and condominiums.
  • Prepared commercial and residential properties for painting by surface sanding and power washing and painted them by using roller and brush.

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33. Finish Coat

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Here's how Finish Coat is used in Painter jobs:
  • Painted a variety of surfaces, applying prime, intermediate and finish coats, Chemical Agent Resistant Coating and alkyd paints.
  • Rinse, drain, or wipe coated surfaces to remove excess coating material or to facilitate setting of finish coats.
  • Poured paint into spray gun and sprayed specified amount of primer, decorative, and finish coatings onto prepared surfaces.
  • Assist foreman in all preparation of priming, sanding, staining and painting of finish coats of ongoing projects.
  • Prepared to put the primer coat on the surface and afterwards I put the finish coat on the surfaces.
  • Apply a variety of primers, stains, and finish coatings using spray, brush, and rolling techniques.
  • Prepare areas being painted by sanding or stripping, prime the surfaces, and apply the finish coat.
  • Applied prime, intermediate and finish coats using Chemical Agent Resistant Coating (CARC)and alkyd paints.
  • Prepare the paints by stirring, pouring into spray guns and apply primer and/or finish coats of paint.
  • Coated work piece to remove excess coating material to facilitate setting of finish coat on work piece.
  • Paint fiberglass including finish coats from water based paints and the way to compound urethane activated paints.
  • Perform finish coat painting in accordance with special specification on work where high grade finish is essential.
  • Experience-based knowledge of paint luster, cohesion and application from the start to the finish coat.
  • Skilled ability to apply paint for instance gloss enamel, semi-gloss, lacquer and finish coat.
  • Task five involved pressure-washing surface when needed and applying primer prior to finish coating of surface.
  • Spot primed and finish coated interior/exterior walls using brush, roll, or spray machines.
  • Prepared surfaces (exterior and interior) to apply paints including primer and finish coats.
  • Prepared, primed and applied finish coats for interior and exterior residential and commercial properties.
  • Applied chemical compounds such as primers, sealers, finish coatings to vehicle body surfaces.
  • Spray level 5 primer, regular primer & finish coats on walls & ceilings.

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34. Nail Holes

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Here's how Nail Holes is used in Painter jobs:
  • Prepared surfaces to be painted by filling in nail holes, caulking door/floor/window moldings, sanding surfaces, and priming surfaces.
  • Filed nail holes, cracks and joints with caulk, putty and other filler using caulking gun and putty knife.
  • Filled nail holes, cracks & joints with chalk, putty, plaster using caulking gun and putty knife.
  • Prepared surfaces for painting by removing old finish or by placing putty or filler in nail holes and interstices.
  • Cover nail holes, primer stains on walls and dry wall repair if needed, Baseboard repair.
  • Filled nail holes, cracks and joints with caulk, putty, smoothed surfaces with sandpaper.
  • Prepped area to be painted by filling nail holes, sanding and priming walls.
  • Filled nail holes, rolled paint onto walls, cut in the ceiling.
  • Filled nail holes/cracks and joints with caulk, putty, and plaster.
  • Filled nail holes, cracks, and joints using caulking gun.
  • Plastered holes and nail holes and corked all seems.
  • Filled in nail holes with putty on baseboards.
  • Caulk and putty gaps and nail holes.
  • Caulked and filled nail holes.
  • Filled nail holes and cracks.
  • Caulk nail holes, cracks around trim, bathroom showers, toilet base, back splash, same in kitchen.
  • Fill nail holes, cracks, and joints with putty, plaster, or other filler.
  • Caulked and puttied nail holes in molding, base boards and millwork (cabinetry, etc.)
  • caulk and patch nail holes on all trim then final coat on all trim.
  • Caulk and paddy nail holes and openingsee where water might run through.

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35. Wire Brushes

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Here's how Wire Brushes is used in Painter jobs:
  • Disassemble, clean and reassemble sprayers and power equipment, using solvents, wire brushes and cloths for cleaning duties.
  • Clean work pieces to remove dirt or excess acid, using chemical solutions, files, wire brushes or grinders.
  • Remove old paint to prepare surface prior to painting using wire brushes, heat guns, scrapers and grinders.
  • Skilled in the use of tools/equipment, i.e., wire brushes, sand paper, electric sanders, scrapers.
  • Prepared surfaces for painting by removing old paint using paint removers, scrapers, wire brushes, or blowtorches.
  • Disassembled paint and sandblasted equipment and cleaned equipment, using solvent, wire brushes, and dry cloth.
  • Removed paint and scale from ships' metal surfaces, using hand and powered wire brushes.
  • Smoothed surfaces, using sandpaper, scrapers, wire brushes, grinders, sandblasters machines.
  • Remove old paint utilizing solvents, torches, and wire brushes.
  • Removed old paint with paint remover, scrapers, wire brushes.
  • Remove old paint using paint remover and wire brushes.
  • Use of different tools such as scrapers, wire brushes, rollers, sanders, etc.
  • Disassemble, clean, and reassemble sprayers or power equipment, usingsolvents, wire brushes, and cloths.
  • Disassemble, clean, and reassemble sprayers or power equipment, using solvents, wire brushes, andcloths.
  • Used appropriate materials to complete job including hand brushes, rollers, wire brushes and scrapers.
  • Painted houses: used sprayers, paint brushes, rollers, wire brushes, power washer,ladders & sky track.

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36. Mildew Remover

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Here's how Mildew Remover is used in Painter jobs:
  • Wash and/or treat surfaces with oil, turpentine, mildew remover and sand rough sports to ensure finishes will adhere.
  • Washed and treated areas with oil, turpentine, mildew removers, and other chemicals.
  • Washed and treated surfaces with oil, turpentine, mildew remover or other preparations.
  • Treated the surfaces with oil, turpentine, mildew remover, and/or other preparations.
  • Washed surfaces prior to painting with mildew remover using a brush.
  • Utilized oil, turpentine, mildew removers.
  • Cleaned surfaces with oil and mildew remover.
  • Treat surfaces by washing or wiping with water, mildew remover,turpentine, or other preparations.

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37. Surface Measurements

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Here's how Surface Measurements is used in Painter jobs:
  • Calculated amounts of required materials based on surface measurements and charts.
  • Calculate amounts of required materials based on surface measurements or work orders.

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38. Proper Adherence

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Here's how Proper Adherence is used in Painter jobs:
  • Cleaned walls to ensure proper adherence, in addition to scraping, sandpaper, prime or sealing surfaces prior to painting.
  • Ensured proper adherence to house exterior by applying paint to various surfaces, completing touch-ups, and utilizing spray guns.
  • Clean walls to ensure proper adherence, clean up all equipment including paint brushes and spray guns.
  • Clean walls to ensure proper adherence as well as cleaning up the job site when finished.
  • Prepare surfaces for painting including clean walls to ensure proper adherence scraping, priming and sealing.
  • Clean walls to ensure proper adherence before applying the paint.
  • Power wash and clean surfaces to ensure proper adherence.
  • Remove fixtures and clean walls to ensure proper adherence.
  • Clean areas prior to insure proper adherence.
  • Clean walls to ensure proper adherence.
  • Clean surfaces ensure proper adherence.
  • Clean walls to ensure proper adherence.Calculate amounts of required materials and estimate costs.
  • Clean bulkheads to ensure proper adherence, fill cracks and holes with patching putty or plastic wood.
  • Cleaned walls to ensure proper adherence before prepping, covered surfaces with cloth and plastic to ensureprotection.

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39. Heavy Equipment

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Here's how Heavy Equipment is used in Painter jobs:
  • Complete equipment inspection forms when utilizing heavy equipment.
  • Move extremely heavy equipment safely and accurately.
  • Experience and training with heavy equipment boom and scissor lifting, sandblasting, power washing, scaffolding and industrial spraying pumps.
  • Operated the heavy equipment such as scaffolding, ladders and planks to reach the surfaces of the work areas.
  • Learned to use heavy equipment such as boom lifts scissor lifts to reach high hard to get to areas.
  • Worked 10-13 hrs a day, lifted heavy equipment, operated paint sprayer, assisted in scraping/cutting.
  • Spray painted and sandblasted heavy equipment, such as tanks, water towers, etc.
  • Hauled equipment, purchased items, painted the exterior of housing, worked with heavy equipment
  • Involved in team processes prepping and painting of heavy equipment used in mining operations worldwide.
  • Move or assist in the removal of furniture and other heavy equipment to facilitate painting.
  • Performed service and minor repairs to electrical systems and a wide variety of heavy equipment.
  • Sandblasted and Painted tanks, and other heavy equipment, using the spray gun.
  • Experience in using dry and wet mill readings and operating bobcats and heavy equipment.
  • Prepared and painted all heavy equipment, maintained, sanded and performed body work.
  • Performed heavy labor such as power washing heavy equipment, sanding and hauling.
  • Carry heavy equipment such as ladders, cabinets, metal furniture, etc.
  • Maintained levee system and roads within facility utilizing various types of heavy equipment.
  • Have used heavy equipment such as grinders of all sorts big or small.
  • Applied commercial grade coatings to heavy equipment, parts/attachments, sheet metal cutting/welding.
  • Body repair and paint all heavy equipment, company vehicles and semi's.

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40. Customer Specifications

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Here's how Customer Specifications is used in Painter jobs:
  • Worked doing interior and exterior, residential and commercial painting, per customer specifications and to customer satisfaction.
  • Selected the appropriate paint or mixed paints according to a predetermined formula per manufacture and or customer specifications.
  • Install fittings and equipment according to customer specifications and company standard operating procedures.
  • Provide and honor all bid estimates per customer specifications and requirements.
  • Painted high-end homes carefully and professionally according to customer specifications.
  • Sandblasted and painted to company and customer specifications offshore.
  • Home improvement repairs and additions according to customer specifications.
  • Build custom ordered vehicles to customer specifications.
  • Provide custom paintings that meet customer specifications.
  • Coated bolts and fasteners to customer specifications.
  • Painted machinery according to customer specifications.
  • Painted completed transmissions per customer specifications.
  • Utilize spray gun to finish cabinet to customer specifications and apply water based polyurethane finish to the project.
  • Mix and match paints according to customer specifications using BASF, R-M ONYX HD Low VOC Productive System.
  • Mixed and applied primer, paint, anti-static or tile clad coatings to mil-spec as per customer specifications.
  • Painted walls, ceilings, and other surfaces as well as applied textures for per customer specifications.
  • Maintained pressure, spray-pot, and distance when spraying automotive parts according to customer specifications.
  • Mixed and matched paints according to customer specifications for the given job.
  • Prepare and Paint all machines and equipment to company and customer specifications.
  • Ensured that all work was completed according to contractor and customer specifications.

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41. Structural Surfaces

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Here's how Structural Surfaces is used in Painter jobs:
  • Paint machinery and cabinets or any other structural surfaces needed
  • Apply paints, stains, and coatings to interior and exterior walls, new buildings, and other structural surfaces.
  • Paint walls, equipment, buildings, and other structural surfaces, using brushes, rollers, and spray guns.
  • Painted walls, buildings, and other structural surfaces using brushes and rollers, prepared and repaired surfaces.
  • Performed painting of walls, equipment, buildings, bridges, and other structural surfaces.
  • Painted walls, ceilings, structural surfaces, baseboard, corners and trim.
  • Painted walls, equipment, furniture, ceilings, buildings and structural surfaces.
  • Lead man, painted walls, ceilings, buildings and structural surfaces.
  • Painted furniture and structural surfaces Went over work orders or instructions.
  • Paint walls, other structural surfaces, using brushes, rollers.
  • Painted walls, ceilings, buildings, structural surfaces.
  • Painted equipment and structural surfaces.
  • Used airless paint pumps and steel blast machine to prepare and paint structural steel and equipment.Painted equipment, structural surfaces.
  • Paint walls, equipment, buildings, bridges, and other structural surfaces, using brushesand rollers.
  • Prepared structural surfaces by cleaning, stripping, priming, sanding.Painted Steel Surfaces
  • Painted walls, ceilings,buildings and structural surfaces.
  • prepped, painted Painted walls, ceilings and structural surfaces.

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42. Assembly Line

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Here's how Assembly Line is used in Painter jobs:
  • Painted fabricated components for delivery to the assembly line to support an industrial machining production.
  • Ensured primed doors were painted properly for refrigerator/freezer door assembly line.
  • Coordinate product delivery to assembly lines and contractors.
  • Powder painter, forklift operator, assembly line operator
  • Performed multiple responsibilities on assembly line.
  • Painted Automotive spoilers, assembly line
  • Expanded knowledge in other areas of the plant such as running a robot welder, press, and assembly line.
  • Job Description: My main job responsibility was to paint parts as they came to me from the assembly line.
  • Conducted the final inspection of task to insure the paint was successfully administered before releasing to production assembly line.
  • Helped supervise with the Team Lead of the assembly line and also worked for maintenance and painted the factory.
  • Paint units as they came down assembly line, Look up work orders and fill them, Repair paint jobs
  • Worked on the assembly line running machinery that operates the Pro-Box wash assembly line.
  • Track raw product from dock delivery to assembly lines and assure on time compliance.
  • Worked on the assembly line installing the fan, and tops on the units.
  • Paint parts as they went down assembly line, company went out of business
  • Spray painting, body work, and final finishing on forklift assembly line.
  • Located and retrieved parts needed for assembly line when materials were low.
  • Paint rods on assembly line, must make a daily production quota.
  • Paint products off assembly line while adhering to lean manufacturing processes.
  • Prepared parts (washed/sanded)*Powder coated parts on assembly line

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43. New Homes

low Demand
Here's how New Homes is used in Painter jobs:
  • Performed quality interior-exterior painting of new homes and commercial buildings
  • Primed, puttied, sanded, stained, and painted the interior and exterior of new homes and commercial buildings.
  • Assisted the team, as well as worked individually, with painting of new homes, preparation and finish.
  • Performed painting of residential apartment, stairwells, fire escapes, completed painting of new homes and offices.
  • Prepared new homes for painting; sanding, caulking trim and baseboard, taping off windows and cupboards.
  • Painted custom new homes, acted as liaison between homeowner and company, dealt with supervisors and their requests
  • Back rolling behind sprayer, rolling, brushing interior and exterior for new homes and commercial establishments.
  • Paint interior and exterior of brand new homes including spraying, caulking, sanding, and putty.
  • Tasked with painting some of the most expensive new homes in the Greater Grand Rapids area.
  • Painted exterior and interior walls and trim for new homes and renovation projects.
  • Traveled in the local area, painted and drywall repair on new homes.
  • Prepare interior & exterior of new homes for painting including minor drywall repairs.
  • Perform warranty type work to New homes to ensure sale of property.
  • Set up scaffolding and break down as needed *Paint interior/exterior of new homes
  • Painted interior surfaces for local builders in new homes and remodels.
  • Paint custom new homes to include lacquer, stain and latex.
  • Paint and finish new homes including exterior and interior work.
  • Work alone, travel, paint New homes inside and out
  • Performed multitude of tasks on brand new homes being built.
  • Paint interior and exterior of new homes and remodel jobs.

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44. OLD Finishes

low Demand
Here's how OLD Finishes is used in Painter jobs:
  • Removed old finishes by stripping, sanding, wire brushing, and sand blasting.
  • Remove old finishes by stripping, sanding or use of a wire brush.
  • Remove old finishes by stripping, sanding, or using water blasting.
  • Remove old finishes by stripping old paint from building, walls etc.
  • Remove old finishes, selecting and mixing colors.
  • Remove old finishes and apply paints,stains, and coatings.
  • Remove old finishes by stripping, sanding, wirebrushing, burning, or using water or abrasiveblasting.

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45. Door Frames

low Demand
Here's how Door Frames is used in Painter jobs:
  • Brush and Rolled interior and exterior walls, masked windows, Floor boards, door frames, Using multiple Paints and Primer
  • Assisted in all prep work which included; dusting of window ledges, trim, door frames and counter tops.
  • Tasked to paint rooms, hallways, ceilings and door frames - Applied and sanded joint compound when needed.
  • Light carpentry included ensuring nail were flush with base boards, door frames, and stair cases.
  • Masked of door frames, windows, fixtures, and installed sheet rock to be painted.
  • Covered baseboards, windows, doors, door frames to protect the area from paint splatters.
  • Prepared the paint to paint door frames that we as a team would hang manually.
  • Putty holes from newly installed baseboards, Crown molding, and door frames before painting.
  • Caulked and seal windows and door frames as well as base trim and outdoor trim.
  • Ensured efficient base framing of door frames, walls, and windows through masking tape.
  • Prepared and stained doors, door frames, window frames, and trim.
  • Prepared site, painted walls and moldings: installed door frames and moldings
  • Caulked and puttied door frames, windows, baseboards and other trim.
  • Paint metal doors as well as the door frames and windows.
  • Placed painters tape over outlets and door frames for protective purposes.
  • Perform trim work on windows, trimming, and door frames.
  • Excelled at painting walls, window/door frames, and other areas.
  • Painted and cut walls, door frames and window frames.
  • Prepped and stained doors, door frames, and windows.
  • Maintained door frames and windows through masking tape.

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46. Clear Finishes

low Demand
Here's how Clear Finishes is used in Painter jobs:
  • Prepare surfaces and apply paints, stains, shading, wood stains, and clear finishes as needed.
  • Prepare surfaces and apply paint, stains, and clear finishes to interior and exterior of houses.
  • Prepared surfaces and apply paints, stains, and clear finishes.
  • Apply stains and clear finishes.
  • Maintained painting for subsidizing housing Prepare surfaces and apply paints, stains, shading stains, and clear finishes.
  • Work with contracted painter Plaster walls & ceilings Prepare surfaces and apply paints, stains, shading stains, and clear finishes

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47. Residential Buildings

low Demand
Here's how Residential Buildings is used in Painter jobs:
  • Assisted and coordinated design and remodeling of commercial and residential buildings.
  • Painted high end commercial and residential buildings including interior and exterior.
  • Painted interior and exterior walls/surfaces of commercial and residential buildings/homes.
  • Painted residential buildings ensuring customers were satisfied prior to departure.
  • General interior and exterior painting on commercial and residential buildings.
  • Performed painting & maintenance tasks in residential buildings
  • Contracted painter for commercial and residential buildings.
  • Painted interior and exterior of residential buildings
  • Painted inside/outside of commercial/residential buildings.
  • Painted commercial and residential buildings.
  • Applied paint to surfaces including canvas, walls, floors, doors, and cabinets to commercial and residential buildings.
  • Specialized in the interior and exterior painting, removal, and installation of wallpaper for both commercial and residential buildings.
  • Worked is performed on interiors and exteriors of commercial and residential buildings in which most of these jobs are repaints.
  • Participated in the planning and application of paints and finishes to the interior and exterior of residential buildings.
  • Estimate Commercial, Industrial, Government and Residential buildings that range from $50,000 to $3 million.
  • Painted both new and remodeled commercial and residential buildings and homes in accordance w/ the owner specifications.
  • Worked to paint various commercial and residential buildings, including various bits of set up work.
  • Paint and prep inside and outside of commercial and residential buildings, and the preparation.
  • Painted interiors and exteriors of residential buildings; use paint brushes and electrical tools.
  • Primed and painted commercial and residential buildings both indoor and outdoor in various climates.

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48. Touch UPS

low Demand
Here's how Touch UPS is used in Painter jobs:
  • Preformed touch ups on painted surfaces prior to Government inspection * Performed multiple tasks for production in electrical wiring and assembly
  • Paint 4-7 apartments per day; touch ups; dry wall repairs; cut ins; spraying; driving company vehicle
  • Designated to be in charge of all necessary touch ups and punch list items before final project walk-through.
  • Applied paint to vacant units also, Painted the outside of the buildings and did touch ups.
  • Completed interior and exterior painting duties including trim, touch ups, sanding, etc.
  • Job scales ranged from touch ups to painting bumpers, quarter panels, and fenders.
  • Falcon jet 200, Prep, Sanding, Painting, Registration numbers, Touch ups.
  • Needed to be able to quickly and efficiently do full walls and touch ups.
  • Used a commercial sprayer, rolled out ceilings and walls and did touch ups.
  • Inspect the units and makes and necessary touch ups after paint has dried.
  • Completed touch ups and apply primer over any repairs made to vehicle surfaces.
  • Perform minor repairs using plastic fillers, touch ups and blend panels.
  • Assisted lead painter with painting and touch ups of time shares.
  • Do touch ups with paint on areas that need more attention.
  • Applied touch ups and second coats, maintenance up keep.
  • Match paint samples for touch ups and various painting projects.
  • Helped on finishing line touch ups before final inspections.
  • Paint, Repaint, touch ups, new drywall primer
  • Touch ups and replace holes in buildings as well.
  • Clean up and make touch ups if needed.

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49. Clear Coat

low Demand
Here's how Clear Coat is used in Painter jobs:
  • Full body paint-Clear coat application-Apply spray masks-Prep if needed-Wet sand/buff
  • Apply metal etch, do all body work required, spray primer, base coat, color, and clear coat.
  • Applied various forms of paint and protective coatings, from single stage to high gloss clear coats, primarily pneumatically.
  • Single stage, 2-part base coats and clear coat application including color and clear blends into previous paint work.
  • Equipped with paint buckets, stain, varnish, enamel, clear coats, paint-gloss and eggshell paint.
  • Completed final prep, color mixing and tinting, applying primers, sealers, color and clear coats.
  • Paint final finish coat, clear coat, and powder coat and stained cabinets for homes and R.V.
  • Touch ups, clear coat scratch repair, detailing, headlight restoration and pick-up truck bed-liner spray.
  • Applied paint and primer, stains, and clear coats to both interior and exterior projects.
  • Primed, painted and completed stripes and plane; applied clear coat and touch-ups to plane.
  • Tape and spray a variety of base coats and clear coats to achieve desired look.
  • Spray single stage and metallic paints evenly and efficiently and finish with a clear coat.
  • Mixed paint ratio's by hand for lacquer, epoxy, and clear coat finishes.
  • Applied sealer, base coat, and clear coat to vehicles to a quality finish.
  • Experience in all types paint including enamel, lacquer, clear coat and powder coat.
  • Painted detail on finished products, logos, lettering, Clear coating, wet sanding.
  • Refinished 10 picnic tables and 6 benches: sanded, stained, clear coated.
  • Hand sanding, prepping surfaces for painting, caulking, and clear coating.
  • Worked with textured paints as well as high gloss polymers and clear coat.
  • Cleaned and tacked all panels, applied sealer, color and clear coats.

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50. General Maintenance

low Demand
Here's how General Maintenance is used in Painter jobs:
  • General maintenance of commercial and residential buildings commissioned by real estate group
  • Subcontracted painting and general maintenance of apartment facilities full-time during off-season.
  • Work involved interior/exterior painting and general maintenance of residential homes.
  • General maintenance of business office and storage facility.
  • General maintenance Welding repairs Apartment turnovers
  • General maintenance for 10-unit office building
  • Worked with various tenants' requests for general maintenance work, as well as painting apartments and putting up drywall.
  • Performed tasks inside an oil refinery such as painting, sand blasting, abatement, and general maintenance.
  • General maintenance of machinery in all facilities as well as assisting senior maintenance personnel on more complex projects.
  • General maintenance consisted of everything from changing a light bulb to patching asphalt in factories driveway.
  • Cross-trained to cover for the Janitorial Department, General Maintenance Department, and the Facilities Administrator.
  • Maintained general maintenance of the paint area and all materials used for each job.
  • General Maintenance of properties throughout the Denver metro area, exterior painting, renovations.
  • Brush, roll/cut-in, spray, apartment repaints, turns with general maintenance.
  • Perform emergency leak repairs and general maintenance for a variety of roof types.
  • Preformed general maintenance and cleaning of the booth, guns and pots.
  • Perform minor repairs and general maintenance tasks as required by supervisor.
  • General maintenance of properties and housekeeping was part of the workload.
  • Assist with taping, painting and general maintenance as required.
  • Assisted in general maintenance duties and custodial services.

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20 Most Common Skill for a Painter

Prep Uneven Surfaces19.2%
Drywall Repair11.9%
Sand9.4%
Exterior Painting8.2%
Safety Procedures7.6%
General Painting6.2%
Job Site5%
Customer Service4.7%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Painter

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Prep Uneven Surfaces
Prep Uneven Surfaces
15%
15%
2
2
Drywall Repair
Drywall Repair
9.3%
9.3%
3
3
Sand
Sand
7.3%
7.3%
4
4
Exterior Painting
Exterior Painting
6.4%
6.4%
5
5
Safety Procedures
Safety Procedures
5.9%
5.9%
6
6
General Painting
General Painting
4.9%
4.9%
7
7
Job Site
Job Site
3.9%
3.9%
8
8
Customer Service
Customer Service
3.7%
3.7%
9
9
Putty Knives
Putty Knives
2.5%
2.5%
10
10
Drop Cloths
Drop Cloths
2.3%
2.3%
11
11
Sheetrock
Sheetrock
2.3%
2.3%
12
12
Painting Equipment
Painting Equipment
2.2%
2.2%
13
13
Exterior Surfaces
Exterior Surfaces
2.1%
2.1%
14
14
Cover Surfaces
Cover Surfaces
1.7%
1.7%
15
15
New Construction
New Construction
1.7%
1.7%
16
16
Hand Tools
Hand Tools
1.7%
1.7%
17
17
New Surfaces
New Surfaces
1.5%
1.5%
18
18
Electric Switch
Electric Switch
1.4%
1.4%
19
19
Residential Homes
Residential Homes
1.2%
1.2%
20
20
Steel Wool
Steel Wool
1.2%
1.2%
21
21
Hazardous Materials
Hazardous Materials
1.2%
1.2%
22
22
Osha
Osha
1.1%
1.1%
23
23
Hvlp
Hvlp
1.1%
1.1%
24
24
Seal Structural Components
Seal Structural Components
1%
1%
25
25
Estimate Costs
Estimate Costs
1%
1%
26
26
Ground Level
Ground Level
0.9%
0.9%
27
27
Door Knobs
Door Knobs
0.9%
0.9%
28
28
General Labor
General Labor
0.8%
0.8%
29
29
Different Types
Different Types
0.8%
0.8%
30
30
Rough Spots
Rough Spots
0.8%
0.8%
31
31
Painting Houses
Painting Houses
0.7%
0.7%
32
32
Residential Properties
Residential Properties
0.7%
0.7%
33
33
Finish Coat
Finish Coat
0.7%
0.7%
34
34
Nail Holes
Nail Holes
0.7%
0.7%
35
35
Wire Brushes
Wire Brushes
0.7%
0.7%
36
36
Mildew Remover
Mildew Remover
0.7%
0.7%
37
37
Surface Measurements
Surface Measurements
0.7%
0.7%
38
38
Proper Adherence
Proper Adherence
0.7%
0.7%
39
39
Heavy Equipment
Heavy Equipment
0.6%
0.6%
40
40
Customer Specifications
Customer Specifications
0.6%
0.6%
41
41
Structural Surfaces
Structural Surfaces
0.6%
0.6%
42
42
Assembly Line
Assembly Line
0.6%
0.6%
43
43
New Homes
New Homes
0.6%
0.6%
44
44
OLD Finishes
OLD Finishes
0.6%
0.6%
45
45
Door Frames
Door Frames
0.5%
0.5%
46
46
Clear Finishes
Clear Finishes
0.5%
0.5%
47
47
Residential Buildings
Residential Buildings
0.5%
0.5%
48
48
Touch UPS
Touch UPS
0.5%
0.5%
49
49
Clear Coat
Clear Coat
0.5%
0.5%
50
50
General Maintenance
General Maintenance
0.5%
0.5%

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