Painters & Decorators

Location
Scunthorpe
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 May 2018
Closes
12 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Painters and Decorators required

Based in Scunthorpe

You'll need:

  • Practical skills and a high level of attention to detail
  • Number skills to work out surface areas and quantities
  • The ability to follow job instructions
  • CSCS card

Your day-to-day tasks may include:

  • Measuring surface areas and working out how much paint or wall covering is needed
  • Preparing the materials you need
  • Stripping off old wallpaper or layers of paint
  • Filling holes and cracks and making sure surfaces are level
  • Covering surfaces with primer and undercoat
  • Mixing paint to the right shade, often using computerised colour-matching equipment
  • Applying coats of paint, hanging wallpaper and adding special finishes like glazes or marbling
  • Tidying up after finishing, and cleaning your tools