Painters Assistant resume example with 9+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,

Painter's Assistant providing strong work history completing professional painting jobs by helping with various tasks. Highly skilled at working safely and quickly to produce quality work. Motivated and flexible team player when taking instructions and working with others.

  • Paint mixing
  • Wall and surface repair
  • Safety understanding
  • Power and hand tools
  • Industrial and commercial painting experience
  • Problem resolution
  • Communication
08/2019 to 10/2019 Painter's Assistant Norsk Hydro Asa | Ulm, DE,

Painting of interior and exterior of houses

  • Painted walls and other large areas using brushes, rollers and spray guns.
  • Prepared surfaces by stripping existing coatings, filling holes and sanding.
  • Set up painting job spaces by unloading trucks, placing ladders and laying out protective tarp draping sheets.
  • Readied drywall by applying skim coat, sanding and adding desired texture.
  • Removed existing wallpaper by applying solution, scraping and peeling paper off walls.
  • Climbed ladders and scaffolds to reach work areas up to 20 feet high.
  • Covered floors before prepping, priming and painting walls and ceilings protect them from chemicals and paint.
  • Painted walls and other surfaces using traditional and sprayer methods and worked efficiently to complete jobs within required timeframes.
  • Inspected work sites to measure dimensions, lay out work and estimate materials for each job.
  • Readied surfaces and surrounding areas for painting using sandpaper, tape and other materials.
  • Coordinated and completed ongoing routine painting of exterior and interior of properties.
  • Communicated with Mr. Tate to receive new job assignments.
11/2015 to 07/2019 Saw Operator Indy Tire Center | Tipton, IN,
  • Reviewed production specifications to properly set up and calibrate machinery.
  • Operated saw to cut along scribed lines.
  • Kept work areas clean, neat and free of safety hazards to maximize efficiency.
  • Positioned guides, stops, holding blocks and other fixtures to secure and direct workpiece.
  • Tended machines during operation to monitor progress and adjust controls, maintaining optimal speeds and tension.
  • Operated hand and power tools to clear jams, adjust positions and trim rough edges.
  • Counted, sorted and stacked finished pieces for easy access.
  • Mentored newly hired employees on machine operations and implemented training on safety procedures to prevent injuries.
  • Conducted inspections of equipment before, during and after shifts to immediately resolve issues that could cause project delays.
  • Prioritized and organized tasks to efficiently accomplish service goals.
09/2015 to 10/2015 Interior Remodel Neeley Construction | City, STATE,
  • Completed daily tasks to maintain strict timelines and finish all projects before expected completion dates.
  • Worked flexible schedule to meets business needs, including evenings and weekends.
  • Kept machinery clean, lubricated and well-maintained for optimum use.
  • Maintained clean, safe working environment by removing waste from job site prior to shift completion.
  • Built and disassembled scaffolds, bracing and barricades to assist in vertical construction activities.
  • Maintained baseline safety knowledge to identify areas requiring improvement to meet code.
  • Read and understood specifications, drawings and blueprints to complete accurate, high-quality work.
  • Trained in plumbing, carpentry, painting, plastering, machine servicing and installation.
  • Met company and OSHA safety guidelines for work site operations to minimize worker risk.
  • Collected and removed debris from work sites to maintain team productivity and minimize safety hazards.
  • Constructed and removed support structures such as scaffolding, ramps and braces.
  • Followed plans, orders and technical specifications to complete accurate work that met project specifications, codes, and quality standards.
  • Implemented table saw use for flooring and walls along with miter saw and other various power tools.
  • Trained in how to complete skilled job tasks such as plumbing and drywall.
01/2010 to 08/2015 Automotive Lube Technician Bruner Motors | City, STATE,
  • Checked tire pressure and performed tire repairs, installations and maintenance tasks.
  • Reviewed completed work and road-tested vehicles.
  • Changed oil, transmission fluid and filters in vehicles.
  • Installed batteries, shock absorbers and exhaust systems.
  • Lubricated moving parts by injecting grease into springs, universal joints and steering knuckles using hand or compressed-air powered grease gun.
  • Inspected fluid level for steering gear, power steering reservoir, transmission, rear axle housings and shackles.
  • Checked all fluids and maintenance-related parts and topped off or replaced as needed.
  • Rotated tires and checked brakes on vehicles.
  • Communicated with customers regarding status of service work and estimated timeframe for completion.
  • Completed system diagnostics and full automotive troubleshooting and testing.
  • Drained motor oil, changed oil filters and greased chassis fittings.
  • Replaced cabin, fuel, air and oil filters and tested vehicle horn and lights.
  • Performed complete vehicle maintenance inspections, including tires, brakes and all fluid levels.
  • Maintained tools, test equipment and materials, keeping all work areas organized.
  • Participated in factory-sponsored training classes to remain up-to-date with industry trends.
  • Applied lubricants to moving parts of vehicle engines to prevent premature engine wear and optimize performance.
  • Kept shop area neat and clean by removing debris and safely disposing of used oil.
  • Adjusted tire pressure on vehicles and warned customers of leaks and tire damage.
  • Performed automotive preventive maintenance, including changing oil, checking and refilling vehicle fluids and inspecting tires.
Education and Training
Expected in | General Studies Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, TX GPA:
Expected in | Political Science Tarleton State University, Stephenville, TX GPA:
Expected in | Commercial Music McLennan Community College, Waco, TX GPA:

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School Attended

  • Midwestern State University
  • Tarleton State University
  • McLennan Community College

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  • Painter's Assistant
  • Saw Operator
  • Interior Remodel
  • Automotive Lube Technician


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