Applies coats of paint, varnish, stain, enamel, or lacquer to decorate and protect interior or exterior surfaces, trimmings, and fixtures of buildings and other structures.
1.Prepares wood, fiberglass, and metal surfaces for painting, and paints parts, equipment, interiors and exteriors of ships, boats, shipyard and marina buildings, using brushes, spray guns, and rollers.
2.Mix solvents according to formula, and immerse parts in solution or washes surfaces to remove grease, rust, scale, and dirt.
3.Smoothes wooden and plaster surfaces, using sandpaper, scrapers, and sanding machines.
4.Fills cracks and holes with patching plaster, putty, or plastic wood.
5.Washes and treats surfaces with oil, turpentine, and other preparations.
6.Mixes and matches colors of paint, varnish, stain, shellac, and calcimine to plans and specs.
7.Operates spray-painting equipment or brushes and rolls paint on surfaces.. See more Painter Jobs