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Painters and decorators apply paint, wallpaper and other finishes to interior and exterior surfaces of buildings and other structures. They are employed by construction companies, painting contractors and building maintenance contractors, or they may be self-employed.
construction painter, maintenance painter, painter, painter and decorator, painter and decorator apprentice, paperhanger.
- Read specifications to determine quantities of materials required
- Prepare and clean surfaces using methods such as scraping, sanding, sandblasting, hydro-blasting and steam-cleaning; remove old wallpaper and loose paint; repair cracks and holes in walls; and sandpaper and apply sealer
- Mix and thin paint to obtain desired colour and texture
- Apply paint or other materials, such as stains, lacquer, enamel, oil, varnish, fibreglass, metal coating or fire retardant using brushes, rollers or spray equipment
- Measure, cut and apply wallpaper or fabric to walls
- Assemble and erect scaffolding and swing stages
- Advise customer on selection of colour schemes and choice of wall coverings
- May provide cost estimates to clients.
Abbotsford, Burnaby, Coquitlam, Richmond, Surrey, Vancouver, Chilliwack, Langley, New Westminster, North Vancouver, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, White Rock, Gibsons, Mission, Aldergrove, Brunswick Beach, Crescent, Crescent Beach, Cultus Lake, Elgin, Fort Langley, Grandview, Lions Bay, McMillan Island, Ocean Park, South Surrey, Sunnyside, Willoughby
Jobs for Painters and Decorators in Lower Mainland - Southwest Region
Job opportunities from Job Bank and contributing job sites are updated daily.
There are 13 job postings in Lower Mainland - Southwest Region.
|Date Posted||Job Title||Employer||Location||Source|
|2013-05-19||rough painter||AN UNNAMED COMPANY||
|2013-05-16||painter-decorator||O & R Entertainment||
|2013-05-15||painter and decorator||Approved Painting||
|2013-05-15||painter, construction||Big Mammoth Projects Inc.||
|2013-05-15||painter||A&I DRYWALL LTD.||
|2013-05-13||building painter||Make a Future - Careers in BC Education||
|2013-05-03||painter, construction||Burban Group Painting Corp.||
|2013-04-16||residential painter||Gold Coast Painting||
|2013-03-28||painter||NIJJAR DRYWALL CONSTRUCTION LTD.||
|2013-03-21||painter, construction||Burban Group Painting Corp.||
|2013-03-11||painter and decorator||Gold Coast Painting||
|2012-11-19||construction painter||Dhillon Painting Ltd.||
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