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Painter, Corrections

Painter, Corrections

We are looking for a Painter, Corrections!

The purpose of this classification is to perform skilled work functions to prepare and paint the exterior and interior of County buildings and to perform other general maintenance activities.


  • Supervises a work crew of inmates assigned to work detail; monitors inmate activities to ensure security; instructs inmates on proper work techniques; monitors status of work in progress; inspects completed work.
  • Performs a variety of painting work; prepares paint; color matches paint and materials; prepares site; covers furniture and floors; masks off areas to protect from paint; pressure washes facilities prior to painting; prepares surfaces for paint; cleans, patches, caulks, and sands surfaces; paints interior/exterior surfaces utilizing sprayer and other painting tools; performs other painting work as needed.
  • Determines amount of materials needed to complete projects and gathers equipment, tools, parts, and supplies; monitors inventory levels and initiates requests for new or replacement materials as required.
  • Ensures that all painting activities are in compliance with applicable laws, codes, regulations, and standards: conducts inspections of buildings, equipment, grounds, and facilities to identify potential problems, unsafe conditions, and needed repairs; initiates any actions necessary to correct deviations or violations.
  • Performs general building and grounds maintenance; repairs broken doors and locks; repairs/replaces trim and ceiling tiles, repairs and replaces tables, chairs, and racks, etc.
  • Operates machinery and tools used in department projects including: pressure washer, power lift, testing instruments, measuring devices, carpentry tools, pneumatic tools, cleaning supplies, or hand tools.


  • Vocational school graduate in general building maintenance
  • Two (2) years of experience in commercial painting, building maintenance or a related field
  • Or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.
  • Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.
  • Must possess and maintain valid Correctional Officer Certification.  


  • Health/Major Medical
  • Dental
  • Long Term Disability
  • Employer-Paid Pension
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation-Annually
  • Paid Sick
  • Incentive Pay & Longevity Pay
  • Wellness Clinic

Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Education Level : High School

Experience Level : Mid to Senior Level

Job Function : General

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