Painter - Hilton-Jackson

    • Job Tracking ID: 512688-626517
    • Job Location: Jackson, MS
    • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: June 26, 2018
    • Years of Experience: Not Applicable
    • Starting Date: ASAP
    • Hotel: Hilton - Jackson
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Job Description:

Are you a go getter that gets things done! We are looking for a Painter/Maintenance Engineer for the Hilton Jackson.

You will prepare and paint surfaces of building structure, furniture and equipment using proper application techniques, various products and visual ability to identify colors and pattern, measure lengths and quantities and assess areas for repair. Plaster or spackle surfaces; mix paint colors to match existing colors and apply paint to all building and equipment surfaces with brushes, rollers and spray guns. Climb ladders, scaffolds or use a lift to reach heights up to 30 feet. Work in confined spaces and awkward positions, requiring crouching, kneeling, and stooping, reaching overhead for extended periods of time. Grasp hand tools and lift, push and/or pull items up to 80 lbs. is required, with wheeled assistance.

Install and repair covered wall and ceiling surfaces throughout the facility. Hang vinyl, paper, fabric and foil wall coverings of various weights.

Maintain and repair caulked, grouted and masonry surfaces throughout the facility. Requires caulking, grouting, plastering and setting tiles, cinder block/brink and cement work.

Prepare and maintain wood surfaces requiring staining, varnishing and lacquering. Apply oil or water stains and develop a finished product from unstained wood or existing finished wood.

Maintain and repair all equipment. Assist with repairs and maintenance as determined by the Chief Engineer or as needed through service work checklists, preventative maintenance, mechanic challenges and operation testing.

Experience and Skills:

  • Considerable knowledge of paint, varnish, stain, enamels, lacquers, wall coverings, masonry work and other related products as well as application and mixing procedures of such products.

  • Five years hands-on experience working on electrical, painting, plumbing, kitchen equipment, laundry, and HVAC-R repairs.

  • Working knowledge of basic hand tools and other equipment, including: brushes, rollers, scrapers, sandpaper, spray guns, lifts, etc.Considerable knowledge of OSHA standards and application for working with chemicals.

  • Basic English language communication skills in order to fully comprehend job assignments, read and understand manufacturers instructions in preparing and mixing paint or masonry products, and adhere to safety warnings.

  • Ability to stand for the duration of the shift while supporting additional weight of tools and materials of 80 lbs.

  • Ability to push or pull objects of up to 80 lbs. with or without wheeled assistance.

  • Ability to reach in all directions while standing on a ladder scaffolding or man lift at heights to 30 feet.

  • Ability to climb stairs, scaffolding and ladders.

  • Ability to grasp, lift or carry objects at least waist high weighing up to 80 lbs.

  • Ability to perform tasks requiring bending, stooping, kneeling and walking significant distances throughout the facility.

  • Visual ability to include the determination of color.