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Job ID: 136865

Georgia Southern University

Date Posted Jan. 22, 2020
Title Painter
University Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA, United States
Department Residential Facilities
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Facilities/Maintenance/Transportation


Georgia Southern University

Requisition Number: STA002609

Department: 3902150101-Residential Facilities-Aux

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Summary:

Facilities Services. The Painter preserves, protects and enhances appearance of campus through painting buildings, equipment, and other interior/exterior surfaces.

Essential Functions

  • Performs general and custom painting assignments employing all standard trade practices and skills.
  • Varnishes, stains, seals, and finishes/refinishes desks, doors, decks, cabinets, and floors.
  • Applies trim to windows and doors; caulks cracks in walls and glaze windows.
  • Mixes paint, varnish, lacquers, and enamels; paints logos and graphics on floors and walls.
  • Cleans and prepares surfaces to be painted by use of sandpaper, scraping, soap and water, tape, drop cloths in preparation for painting.
  • Repairs wallpaper; sets up and breaks down scaffold and ladders.
  • Submits daily report showing time spent on each project and quantity of materials/supplies used.
  • Follows all safety and other risk management policies in performance of work; attends safety meetings.

Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

Minimum Education Required:

High School Diploma or equivalent

Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?: No

Minimum Experience Required:

One or more years of related work experience

Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?: No

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases; legally authorized to work in the United States; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment

Preferred Education:

Preferred Experience::

Salary Range: $28,100

Job Open Date: 12/12/2019

Job Closing Date:

Special Instructions Summary:

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Georgia Southern University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals in need of reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources: (912) 478-5468 or HR-TDD: (912) 478-0791.


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