Job Description Softex Paper, Inc. has a position available for a skilled to paint the interior and exterior of structures, buildings and other surfaces.
An excellent painter is knowledgeable in selecting the right material for their job. They have experience in painting with various tools and in various heights and spaces while observing all safety measures. They must be reliable and deft as well as possess great attention to detail in completing their duties.
This is a full time permanent position. Monday - Friday 6am - 2:30pm.
Responsibilities • Read blueprints/instructions and examine surfaces to determine the kind and amount of work necessary • Make on-site preparations such as building scaffolding, covering fixtures etc. • Prepare walls and other surfaces for painting by scraping, using sandpaper, removing old paint etc. • Fill cracks and holes with appropriate material (e.g. plaster) • Mix paint and other materials to prepare the right color or texture • Paint surfaces according to instructions with various tools • Apply varnish and other finishes
Requirements • Proven experience as a painter • Excellent knowledge of painting material and how to select, mix and apply them • Solid knowledge of commercial and/or construction painting techniques • Aptitude in using appropriate tools (brushes, caulking guns etc.) • Good basic math skills • Manual dexterity with excellent balance to work on scaffolding, ladders etc. • Conscientious with great attention to detail • Proficient in English
Position benefits include: • Health, dental, vision and life insurance offered after 60 days • 8 paid holiday days off annually after 90 days • 6 paid days off (PTO) annually after 90 days • 40 hours of paid vacation after 1 year • Fixed schedules
About Softex Paper Softex Paper is a fast growing manufacturer of paper products in the US and Caribbean. With locations in Rock Hill, SC, Chester, SC, Palatka, FL, Curacao, Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic we are sure there is a career opportunity for you.