Would you like to apply and expand your painter skills without the hassle of loading all your tools into your truck, traveling to multiple job sites, and worrying about the slow season? If you’re tired of traveling and want to work full time with generous benefits (including staff and family tuition discounts at Oregon Public Universities), year round work, and the opportunity to take on a new challenge, PSU is waiting for your application!
This painter will join our In-House Construction and Alterations Team, part of the Capital Projects and Construction (CPC) department. CPC executes all renovation and construction projects on campus, ranging in size from painting a room, renovating offices, classrooms, and labs, to major building renovations and new building construction.
-Extensive experience in all phases of taping, painting, and other related applications. -Demonstrated skill in applying varnish and other finishes to cabinets and other furniture. -Ability to prioritize work projects on a daily basis. -Ability to work independently, choosing materials, tools and methods to complete work professionally and efficiently. -Excellent customer service skills in performing work projects in campus space, exterior and interior. -Valid State-issued drivers license. -Successful completion of a background check.
-Minimum five years of diverse journey-level commercial taping and painting experience. -Demonstrated experience in mixing paint colors and formulas to match existing and create new colors. -Demonstrated ability to repair wood finishes.
Internal Number: 29282
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Located in Portland, Oregon, one of the nation's most livable cities, the University's innovative approach to education combines academic rigor in the classroom with field-based experiences through internships and classroom projects with community partners. The University's 49-acre downtown campus exhibits Portland State's commitment to sustainability with green buildings, while many of the 124 bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees incorporate sustainability into the curriculum. PSU's motto, "Let Knowledge Serve the City," inspires the teaching and research of an accomplished faculty whose work and students span the globe. PSU seeks talented individuals who understand our values and strategic goals and enjoy sharing ideas and collaborating in an environment of mutual respect to achieve those values and goals. We are committed to leading through engagement and seek individuals who support this strategy. Engagement describes Portland State's collaborative approach to the exchange of knowledge and resources with local, regional, national, and global partners for mutual benefit of students, faculty, and the community. As a component of the Diversity Action Plan and the President's... Strategic Mission of achieving global excellence, Portland State University strives to become an institution that is recognized nationally and internationally for the accomplishments of its faculty, the reputation of its programs, and the preparation of it students as world citizens. For more information visit http://www.pdx.edu/about-portland-state