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Thiel College Facilities seeks qualified candidates for the position of Painter.

This is a full time position that performs skilled work in preparing, painting, drywall repair, and decorating surfaces of buildings and other structures and equipment with paint, varnish, or other coating materials.  Prepare and paint athletic fields and parking lots.  Responsible for technical procedures and methods.

Primary duties: 

  • Operates equipment used for preparing and painting various surfaces.
  • Apply paint both interior and exterior using brush, roller, airless spray gun or spray gun; hang paper wall coverings; glaze; order supplies/materials; formulate paint color; maintaining records of time and material used in projects. 
  • Assist with general carpentry duties.
  • Respond to work orders, emergency repairs, and campus departments/services on a daily basis.

Thiel College Facilities is a team working environment.  Selected candidate will be required to perform other general maintenance duties as assigned.

Education and Experience:  Vocational or high school graduate or equivalent. 

Knowledge and work experience in prepping, painting and finish application.   

Physical requirements:  Fine motor skills, hand and eye coordination, and manual dexterity. May be required to lift, push, or pull up to 70 pounds. May be required to crouch, kneel, bend, or stand for long periods.  Capable of climbing at moderate heights.  Possible exposure to chemical, mechanical, or electrical hazards, dust, fumes, and odorous working conditions.  May be required to work outdoors in inclement weather.  May be required to wear protective clothing or devices, such as goggles, gloves, masks or shields.

Selected candidate must pass a pre-employment physical and background screen.

To Apply:

Send letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three references, to employment@thiel.edu (preferred) or mail application materials to: Jennifer Clark, Director of Human Resources, Thiel College, 75 College Avenue, Greenville, PA 16125.  Applicant materials will be reviewed as received, and will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Thiel College is committed to attracting a culturally and professionally diverse faculty and staff who engage our students by providing a rich and fulfilling curricular and co-curricular experience.