Industrial Painter

Industrial Painter Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Industrial Painter to join our team.


  • Painting surfaces using brushes, spray gun, or paint rollers;
  • Removing old paint from surfaces using paint remover, scraper, wire brush, or blowtorch to prepare surfaces for painting;
  • Simulating wood grain, marble, brick, tile or other special effects with cloth, brush, or sponge;
  • Trouble shoot functional issues with product;
  • Use these types of tools to paint. Banana gauge, Testex tape, Elcometer DFT tester, environmental testing equipment;
  • Safely operate jib and overhead crane equipment;
  • Performing preventative maintenance tasks;
  • DFT sampling;
  • Erecting scaffolding or setting up ladders safely to perform tasks above ground level;
  • Fills nail holes, cracks, and joints with putty plaster, or other filler;
  • Understanding of adhesion testing equipment to prevent paint failure;
  • Assist in the paint preparation which could include: sanding, washing, and drying of product;
  • Perform related work as assigned;
  • Skills relating to Color Management Systems;
  • Operates and utilizes lifting aids as necessary to perform work.


  • Maintain full attention to training and instruction, asking questions where appropriate;
  • High standard of integrity and professionalism;
  • Drug free at all times;
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions;
  • High Diploma or GED;
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs. may be required;
  • Mechanical aptitude;
  • Ability and desire to work as part of a team;
  • The job duties require the employee to bend or stoop;
  • Good communication and interaction skills;
  • Ability to stand for 8-10 hour shifts required;
  • Experience operating overhead cranes, forklifts, and related equipment;
  • Production of quality end products in a timely fashion;
  • Regular and on-time attendance;
  • Knowledge of material and equipment prepping.

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