Thursday , February 9 2023

Veterans Affairs Employment – Painter

Website U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Job Description:

Assigned to the Maintenance and Operations Section of the Engineering Service at the Charlie Norwood VAMC in Augusta, GA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Has knowledge of computers & programs for designs & fabrication of signage for the Medical Center.
  • Tints and/or mixes paints to match existing or prescribed colors.
  • Performs in a sustained effort scraping, sanding, cleaning and painting surfaces, including ceilings and walls which require the use of tools overhead and above shoulder heights.
  • Has vast knowledge of computers & programs for Visual illustration designs & fabrication of signage.
  • Uses computers and sign making machines to detailed measurements and instructions.
  • Frequently lifts, carries and sets up materials and equipment that weigh up to 25 pounds; occasionally that weight up to 50 pounds and over.
  • Required to provide an estimate of materials required to do the job, i.e., paint, wall covering, floor tile, carpet tile and base board.
  • Prepares surfaces to be painted or covered with wall covering by scraping, sanding, sand blasting or applying paint remover.
  • Mixes and applies such pre-coating agents as alkali compounds.
  • Prepares surfaces by such methods as filling, shaping and leveling with metal and synthetic resins.
  • Prepares existing surface’s before installation of new floor tile and carpet tile floors refinish hardwood floors.

Job Requirements:

  • You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this job
  • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
  • Participation in the seasonal influenza vaccination program is a requirement for all Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Personnel
  • (HCP)
  • Pre-employment physical required
  • You may be required to serve a probationary period
  • Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process
  • All applicants tentatively selected for VA employment in a testing designated position are subject to urinalysis to screen for illegal drug use prior to appointment. Applicants who refuse to be tested will be denied employment with VA.
  • Subject to background/security investigation

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Accounting

Job Location:  Augusta, GA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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