painter resume example with 12+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Talented Painter experienced in residential and commercial painting, from applying paints, solvents and sealants to performing minor maintenance and repairs. Over [Number] years working with established painting company. Knowledgeable Painter bringing [Number] years of experience in building maintenance and construction positions. Expert in preparing surfaces, applying paints and smoothing finishes. Efficient Painter dedicated to timely completion of residential and commercial painting projects. Dedicated contributor to hardworking painting team emphasizing safety, professionalism and customer satisfaction. Skilled Painter with eye for detail and efficient approach. Offering [Number] years of experience in painting and repair work.

  • Paint mixing
  • Team Player
  • Safety awareness
Work History
Painter, 08/2018 - 04/2020
Benchmark Hospitality Briarcliff Manor, NY,
  • Applied primer, paints, varnishes and lacquers to walls and surfaces using traditional and sprayer methods.
  • Cleaned and properly stored all [Type] equipment and supplies at end of each workday and removed trash and debris from work areas.
  • Obtained correct dimensions and specifications by properly measuring areas.
  • Worked flexible schedule, including some holidays and weekends, depending on shifting needs of each project.
  • Maintained thorough and accurate records of all disposed paint, paint tools and cleaning rags.
  • Applied putty, wood filler, spackling and caulks to prep uneven surfaces and fill in holes.
  • Prepared surfaces and surrounding areas for painting using sandpaper, tape and other materials.
  • Cleaned exterior of buildings using motorized power washer.
  • Prepared trim, walls and ceilings for painting by cleaning, smoothing and priming using [Type] and [Type] tools.
  • Minimized disruption of client space and thoroughly cleaned up after completion of each job.
  • Selected proper amount and type of thinners and accelerant to be used for each specific job.
  • Climbed scaffolding, staging, ladders and planks to reach work area surfaces and observed safety protocols to prevent falls.
  • Protected all surfaces from damage and spills by using drop cloths prior to and during painting.
  • Committed to providing quality work at competitive prices.
  • Repaired defects in walls including holes and scrapes.
  • Applied exterior caulking to building joints and seams.
  • Valued for being extremely detail oriented.
  • Painted indoor areas such as hallways, bathrooms and lobbies.
  • Taped around windows and fixtures prior to painting walls.
  • Safely operated power sprayers and hand tools to prepare and paint large areas.
  • Painted surfaces using brushes, spray guns and paint rollers.
  • Performed smoothing and finishing work on walls, trim and cabinetry.
Roofing, 01/2008 - 08/2019
Brightview Senior Living Nottingham, MD,
  • Restored roofing on [Number]-year-old building, seamlessly integrating modern materials into antique look.
  • Removed snow, water and debris from roofs prior to applying roofing materials.
  • Conducted regular inspections and troubleshot building roofing systems for commercial and residential customers.
  • Trained and oversaw individuals in roofing system installations.
  • Repaired and restored roofing of [Type] and [Type] buildings.
  • Installed, repaired, and replaced single-ply roofing systems.
  • Managed inventory of roofing supplies and materials.
  • Coordinated safety and construction equipment orders with purchasing manager.
  • Safely used all tools and equipment to prevent worksite injuries.
  • Inspected roofs and identified deficiencies for repair cost estimation.
  • Consistently stayed under budget by monitoring job progress and controlling costs.
  • Precisely cut felt, shingles and strips of flashing to fit angles formed by walls, vents and intersecting roof surfaces.
  • Fastened composition shingles and sheets to roof with asphalt, cement and nails.
Cook, 05/2016 - 12/2018
Country Cabin City, STATE,
  • Planned promotional menu additions based on seasonal pricing and product availability.
  • Ordered and received products and supplies to stock kitchen areas.
  • Developed menus, pricing and special food offerings to increase revenue and customer satisfaction.
  • Maintained well-stocked stations with supplies and spices for maximum productivity.
  • Verified proper portion sizes and consistently attained high food quality standards.
  • Changed and sanitized all cutting boards, benches and surfaces between tasks to avoid cross-contamination.
  • Instructed new staff in proper food preparation, storage, use of kitchen equipment, sanitation and safety.
  • Mentored staff in expectations and parameters of kitchen goals and daily work.
  • Managed [Number]-person staff, supervised preparation of [Type] foods and explained steps for readying specialty items, including [Type] and [Type] food.
  • Met production requirements for all aspects of banquet and outlet desserts and breakfast pastries.
  • Communicated closely with [Job title]s to fully understand special orders for customers, including those with food allergies and gluten intolerance.
  • Planned lunch, dinner and bar menus, as well as special menus for in-house special events and catering.
  • Safely used kitchen equipment such as [Type] and [Type], effectively reducing injuries and burns [Number]%.
  • Served [Number] nutritious meals daily to students in [Type] school.
  • Received food orders from cashiers and cooked items quickly to complete entire order together and serve hot.
  • Sanitized kitchen surfaces and equipment by cleaning grills, griddles, ovens and fryers
  • Prepared estimated [Number] orders simultaneously during peak [Timeframe] periods with [Number]% accuracy rate, maximizing customer satisfaction and repeat business.
  • Transitioned between breakfast and dinner service by [Action] and [Action].
  • Assisted chef with planning easy but elegant appetizers to spark customer interest.
  • Prepared cooking supplies, ingredients and workstations when opening and closing kitchen.
High School Diploma: , Expected in 05/1996
Garber High School - Garber, OK
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School Attended

  • Garber High School

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  • Painter
  • Roofing
  • Cook


  • High School Diploma

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