When returning from Viet Nam, I join the Painters and Drywall Union in 1971. Went through the apprenticeship program for two years.Learning every aspect of painting and drywall.After being a Journeyman Painter and Drywall, I then decided to become a B-1 General Contractor employing 9 men and built 6 custom houses in Palm Springs, Ca..After hitting my thumb with hammer over and over we decided to return to painting. Which at that time started perfecting the art of spraying houses,commercial, and industrial buildings.To include working at San Ofre Nuclear plant where I received a certificate for a certified spray technician. And was also given a top security clearance from the FBI. To enter a Nuclear containment facility to including top security Livermore lab, Norad,Hathorn and many others. I was able to perfect the art of spraying to the point were I was able to paint 10 house a day exterior on large 1000 home tracts in L.A, SAC,SAN FRAN, PHX, LV DENVER. Then started commercial all high rises in down town LA,SAN Diego, Denver. Of course the industrial ,NUC,Bridges,Coal Plants,Naval,Army bases. Then while working on newly built prison I was knocked off a 3 story scaffold by electrician. Broke 14 disc in neck and back .and then they found 2 efferent types of cancer.After 3 years an 11 tritium 2 types of cancer in remission. I started up after retiring from union.I took on a job maintaining a large apartment complex.And many house since then. I am skilled at drywall hanging,taping,texturing,pudding ,caulking,sanding,painting,wallpaper hanging,carpentry,roofing,cabinet building . I am a certified spray Technion.whom also ran 85 in my painting company.I've also completed 6 hand painted murals,Including a 3D painting of the entire 17,000 exterior building of david cooperfild .Energetic [Job Title] bringing a superb sense of visual aesthetics and a passion for helping clients select paint colors that create comfortable, soothing and inspiring interior spaces.Painting professional well-versed in interior and exterior structure painting and refinishing. Specializes in residential paint jobs, including both decorative and straight painting.Dependable Commercial Painter with expertise in unique wall finishes, including Venetian finishes and lime washes. In-depth knowledge of paint types and their applications.Hardworking Residential and Commercial Painter skilled in staining, refinishing, sheet-rocking, taping, texturing, decorating and power-washing. Mold eradication specialist.Painter versed in industrial, commercial and residential painting. Skilled operator of overhead cranes, motorized power washers and compressors. Committed to delivering exceptional results.Painter with experience operating compressors, blasting equipment and both airless and conventional spray guns. Expert in special finishes such as graining and marbleizing.Collaborative House Painter seeks employment as part of dynamic company in the [City name] area. Superb work ethic and careful attention to detail with a flexible schedule.Reliable Residential Painter focused on meeting all project deadlines and adhering to budgets. Works closely with designers to produce quality results for every customer.Personable and detail-oriented Residential Painter who performs exceptional house painting work while minimizing disruption to customers' living spaces. Committed to completing each and every paint job to the customer's satisfaction. Industrial and commercial painting experience Mold eradication techniques Overhead cranes and forklift operation
Led a crew of 85 general construction laborers.Successfully ran a general contracting business for 3 years.Received higher union starting pay grade based on previous trade knowledge and experience.Key player on residential and commercial projects valued at more than $1,000,000Completed 9,000 projects in 40 years, all on time and at or under budget..
Built and disassembled scaffolds, bracing and barricades.Mentored junior team members, providing guidance on proper techniques and safety.Completed indoor and outdoor residential and commercial construction projects.Continually cleaned work areas and equipment.Arranged and stored materials, machines, tools and equipment.Painted walls, exteriors and interiors of buildings and furniture using brushes, rollers and spray guns.
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basic, budget, carpentry, color, consultation, clients, Dependable, dimensions, hand tools, HVAC, inventory, materials, new construction, painting, Paint, Painter, plumbing, power tools, progress, Project plans, proposals, tables, time management
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