SCENIC PAINTER

Reporting to the shop manager, our painters are responsible for painting and treating scenery and maintaining high-quality finishes of custom projects. Must have knowledge of finishing, surface preparation, paint application, and scenic treatments.


Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing finishing and painting of pieces for individual projects

  • Working from technical drawings, color renderings and build lists to verify color specifications and paint with attention to detail and quality

  • Maintaining best practices and sound finishing and painting techniques

  • Preparing surfaces to be painted, filling holes, cracks, seams with bondo, and sanding smooth.

  • Applying primer and other products to paint surfaces to ensure that paint sticks to them.

  • Mixing and matching paint, stain and other finishes.

  • Applying paint, stain and other finishes to paint surfaces by using brushes, rollers or sprayers.

  • Cover necessary areas with dropcloths and plastic as needed to protect surfaces.

  • Effectively communicating, both orally and in writing, and remaining professional at all times

  • Ensuring proper safety practices are followed, personal protective equipment is worn at all times, and that a safe and efficient workspace is maintained

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience of finishing and painting in a scenic fabrication shop

  • Extensive knowledge of surface preparation and paint application

  • Willingness to work overtime, nights, and weekends when necessary to

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