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Certified Marine Painter

Certified Marine Painter

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

SOUTH BAY SANDBLASTING & TANK CLEANING, INC. is looking to hire an Marine SSPC C-12 Certified Painter .

The normal work shift is 6:00 am to 3:00 pm but it is expected that overtime hours will be required.

Essential Functions and Major Responsibilities:

  • Must have a through working knowledge of marine coating application and surface preparation for various surfaces; various types of spray painting machines and equipment used in coating application.
  • Preparing the surface (by sanding, blasting, cleaning, etc.)
  • Removing old coatings using chemicals
  • Applying primers and finish coats
  • Estimating the quantity and type of coating needed, and the required amount of labor for each task

Qualification and Education Requirements:

SSPC C-12 Certified with a minimum of 2 years shipboard experience with various marine coatings, required to be at journeyman painter level of competence. High School diploma or GED equivalent. Must have completed in this trade a shipyard apprenticeship program or a supplemental technical/vocational training beyond high school or on the job training in the shipboard industry.

Working Conditions and Physical Demands:

Work is conducted outdoors frequently exposed to prevailing weather conditions. Work indoor or aboard vessel which may have fumes, chemicals and heat as well as noise and dust present depending upon the location of work. Other exposures may be exposed to vibrations, smoke, acids, degreasing cleaners, fumes dust, solvents, oil, grease and confined spaces.

Safety equipment required. Requires clothing with no holes, eye protection, and respirator and hearing protection, and may require wearing a hard hat and/or welder’s helmet. The individual must be able to frequently climb inclined stairways and vertical. While in work areas the person will be exposed to all weather conditions, noise, dusts and odors. Work aboard the vessels can be strenuous and sometimes hazardous. Dynamic, fast-paced outdoor setting with moderate to loud noise levels from production activity in the shipyard. Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time. Must be flexible to work varying schedules and hours as needed. The physical demands described above are representative of those that may be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Other requirements:

All positions require a pre-employment medical test. This employer participates in E-Verify. Must be able to pass a 7 year background screening security clearance. Ability to read technical English is a must. U.S. Citizenship is preferred (for some work locations it is required). Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

To respond to this ad, you:

• MUST provide us with a resume

• MUST provide us with past employers’ contact information

• MUST provide us with past salary history

If all requirements listed above are not provided your application will not be considered.

Please email a completed application form to HR rvolpe@sbsbtc.com or visit our office at South Bay Sandblasting and Tank Cleaning, 326 W 30th Street, National City, CA 91950.

COMPENSATION COMMENSURATE TO EXPERIENCE.

Women, veterans and their spouses are encouraged to apply.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/AA M/F D/V

Refer to Job # 2016/011.