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Date Posted 06/28/2021
Hiring Status Accepting Applications
Location Winona Campus
Position Responsibilities

The Painter is responsible for all painting and finishing for the Winona campus of Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. This position will also assist with general maintenance tasks as needed. Job responsibilities include:

  • Follow all OSHA health and safety rules
  • Residential and commercial interior/exterior painting
  • Prepare surfaces to be painted by washing them, filling holes and cracks with putty, and sanding them until they’re smooth
  • Cover trim, floors, furniture and other surfaces with tape, drop cloths and other protective coverings to keep them free of paint
  • Apply paint, stain and other finishes to paint surfaces using paintbrushes, rollers or sprayers
  • Keep work area clean and organized
  • Maintain paint stockroom area
  • Haul and deliver supplies
  • Snow removal
  • Assist with set up and take down of campus events and functions
  • Assist with other maintenance tasks as needed
  • Other duties as assigned
Essential Skills and Abilities

The selected candidate will have the following skills and abilities:

  • Understanding of painting techniques and methods
  • Familiarity with painting tools and equipment
  • Ability to paint with a roller, brush and sprayer 
  • Knowledgeable in the use of a texture machine
  • Be able to climb and work well at heights
  • Familiar with power tools (belt sander, router, etc.)
  • Be able to supervise and work well with students
  • Ability to work well unsupervised and also in a team-oriented environment
  • Experience with varnishing and staining
  • Deadline and detail-oriented
  • Ability to pass requirements for respiratory protection
  The successful candidate must support, respect, and advance the mission of Saint Mary's University as a Lasallian Catholic institution.
Education and Experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of painting experience, including using a paint sprayer
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record required
  • Mudding and taping experience preferred

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a criminal background check.

Additional Required Materials Resume and contact information for three professional references
Application Review Date
Starting Date
Contact Email
Position Full-time
Contract Length
Other Details / Information
Benefits Full
Work Sponsorship This position is not eligible for work sponsorship
  We encourage members of the protected classes as defined by the federal, state, and municipal law and those persons attracted to a university with a Lasallian Catholic identity to apply.