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Painter – all regions - 3791

Location: All regions
Salary: Competitive
Position: Full Time

NexVentur is seeking experienced painters and decorators to work on multiple ongoing projects across Australia:

  • East Coast
  • Brisbane Gold Coast
  • Sydney
  • Melbourne

Role and responsibilities

To apply painting and decorating skills on various projects with a high level of quality.

  • Correctly selects and operates the tools and equipment for the job, including, brush, scraper, paint, washers, sprayers, rollers
  • Prepares surfaces for paint using equipment heat guns, water blaster, grinding, sanding, scraping (mechanical and hand), washing down and chemical stripping
  • Work from scaffold, and erects and dismantles scaffold up to 4m
  • If licenced, operate elevated work platforms such as scissor lifts, boom lifts, knuckle booms and truck mounted work platforms in line with SWMS
  • If licenced, conduct Rope Access Technician work in accordance with SWMS and Australian Standards
  • Paints surfaces in accordance with customer requirements and scope of works
  • Reports any near misses, hazards, incidents and injuries to foreman or supervisor as soon as possible
  • Handles painting and decorating materials. coatings, cleaning solvents, fillers and adhesives, coverings, barricades, signs, hazardous materials and waste in line with SWMS and Safety Data Sheet
  • Follows SWMS, Safe Operating Procedures, risk assessment controls and company safety policy and procedures
  • Follows SWMS and hierarchy of control measures when working at heights
  • Only operates machinery that he/she is licenced to operate and/or trained in
  • Wears correct PPE for the task as per product Safety Data Sheet or equipment manufacturers manual
  • Wears steel cap boots (except for Rope Access Technician work) and appropriate Higgins uniform every shift
  • Completes a lead test if the painting surface appears to be lead hazardous
  • Assists to resolve customer complaints and implement strategies to prevent them from reoccurring
  • No. of complaints from customers about performance and behaviour on site

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • Trade qualified
  • Construction (White) Card
  • Working at Heights course (preferred)
  • EWP course (preferred)
  • Able to work in team environment
  • Able to take and follow instructions
  • Proven attention to detail
  • Takes pride in work
  • Can meet deadlines

What's Next

If you are interested or would like to hear more information on this role, email Alan Daly with your CV at [email protected], or phone +353 (0)87 120 9681 or apply through our link.

Why apply through NexVentur

  • We will offer you an exceptional career & relocation service for Ireland, Australia and the UK.
  • We can assist with Visas, Flights, Insurance, Tax Advice, Bank & Forex and many more.
  • We make life moves easy by creating life moving solutions.

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