Apr 22, 2019

Painter/Housing & Residential Life

$5,207 - $6,654 monthly
  • California State University San Bernardino
  • California State University, San Bernardino - Housing & Residential Life
Full-Time Facilities Installation - Maint - Repair Other

Job Description

Employment Status:  Full-time, temporary, "non-exempt" position.

Work Schedule: Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm. 

First Review Deadline:  This position will remain open until filled. Applications will be reviewed beginning April 29, 2019.

Under direction of the Facilities Project Supervisor, performs skilled work in painting and finishing of wood and metal surfaces. Typical duties may include:

  • Surface scraping, sanding and filling in preparation for painting and refinishing;
  • Applying undercoats and finish coats with brush or by spray machine;
  • Mixing and matching paints and finishes;
  • Performing necessary paper hanging;
  • Erecting scaffolding;
  • Cleaning and maintaining brushes and other equipment;
  • Painting simple signs;
  • Advising in the selection, ordering and storing of paint materials;
  • Consulting with other trades and customers;
  • Maintaining simple records and providing reports; and
  • Other duties as assigned. 

Knowledge of:

  •  Methods, materials, tools and equipment used in the painting trade including painting, finishing, drywall, and paperhanging;
  • Applicable state codes and regulations, including the Safety Orders of the Division of Industrial Safety of the State of California; and
  • Computer maintenance management software, Microsoft Word, Excel and Microsoft Outlook.

Ability to:

  • Must be able to apply paints and finishes neatly and accurately;
  • Mix paints and finishes and match colors;
  • Erect and work from scaffolds, rigging and ladders;
  • Select the most appropriate materials;
  • Read, interpret and work from blueprints, plans, drawings, and specifications;
  • Make rough sketches;
  • Estimate cost, time and materials of painting work;
  • Maintain records and retrieve data using manual and/or computerized record-keeping systems;
  • Prepare standard reports;
  • Provide instruction to unskilled and semi-skilled assistants;
  • Analyze and respond appropriately to emergency situations;
  • Read and write at a level appropriate to the position; and
  • Perform arithmetic calculations as required by the position.

Experience: The knowledge and abilities required above normally would be acquired through any combination of progressively responsible training and experience which demonstrates achievement of journey-level skills equivalent to that acquired through completion of a standard painter's apprenticeship program.
License/Certificate: Incumbents may be required to possess a California Driver's License valid for the operation of any vehicle or equipment they are required to operate.
Physical Requirements:

  •  Must be able to lift, lower, push, and pull loads ranging in weight from 5-60 lbs;
  • Must be able to carry loads ranging from 20-50 lbs. for distances up to 20 feet; and
  • Must be capable of kneeling, reaching overhead, climbing stairs and ladders, walking, twisting, stooping, and bending; depending upon the project, employee may spend 20-50% of day sitting, 20-50% of day standing, 20-50% of day walking.

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

The person holding this position is considered a `mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.  We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status. 

This position may be "Designated" under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter.  Visit the Human Resources Conflict of Interest webpage link for additional information: http://hrd.csusb.edu/conflictInterest.html

This position adheres to CSU policies against Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Sexual Violence, including Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking. This requires completion of Sexual Violence Prevention Training within 6 months of assuming employment and on a two-year basis thereafter. (Executive Order 1096)



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