Jacobs Painter/Scaffolding in Bay Saint Louis, Mississippi

Painter/Scaffolding

Description

Jacobs Global Field Services is a premier provider of construction, maintenance and capital project solutions. With an ever expanding workforce of both direct hire craft and professional staff, Jacobs Global Field Services provides support to clients in petrochemical, chemical, pharmaceutical, consumer products, pulp and paper, automotive, mining and metals business lines across multiple markets.

Position Summary

Paints walls, equipment, buildings, bridges, and other structural surfaces, using brushes, rollers, and spray guns.

  • Cover surfaces with drop cloths or masking tape and paper to protect surfaces during painting

  • Select and mix coating additives to thin or promote drying and adhesion

  • Fill cracks, holes, and joints with caulk, putty, plaster or other fillers, using caulking guns or putty knives

  • Uses high air-pressure sandblasting equipment, chemical application, chipping hammer, power tools and other abrasives to remove rust, grease, dirt, concrete, and old paint prior to paint application

  • Apply primers or sealers to prepare surfaces, such as bare wood, metal, piping, fixtures, structures and equipment for finish coats

  • Apply paint, stain, varnish, enamel, and other finishes to heavy equipment, buildings, and/or other structures using brushes, spray guns, sandblasting equipment, or rollers

  • Calculate amounts of required materials and estimate costs, based on surface measurements and/or work orders

  • Erect scaffolding and swing gates, or set up ladders, to work above ground level

  • Mix and match colors of paint, stain, or varnish with oil and thinning and drying additives in order to obtain desired colors and consistencies

  • Additional responsibilities not listed may be required

Qualifications

  • Minimum 4 years industrial construction/maintenance industry experience

  • Physical Requirements:

  • Climbing, Balancing, Stooping, Kneeling, Crouching, Crawling, Reaching, Standing, Walking, Pushing, Pulling, Lifting, Fingering, Grasping, Feeling, Repetitive Motions

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you?ll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Mississippi-Bay Saint Louis

Req ID: FIE000583