recently graduated with an art degree, 2013. looking for projects and would be interested in your offer
• Over 4 years’ experience as a residential/commercial painter
• Work experience in construction, customer service, landscaping and short order cooking
• Personable, friendly and courteous in dealing with the public
• Extremely dedicated employee who enjoys learning many different skills and abilities
• Strong team player who can work well individually
• Available immediately with a valid driver’s license, a reliable vehicle and a flexible schedule
Skills & Abilities
• Painting for commercial and residential buildings
• Highly skilled in preparing surfaces and finishing them by scraping, wire brushing, or sanding to a smooth finish
• Able to calculate accurate estimates the area to be painted and the quantity of paint required
• Putting up scaffolding and setting up ladders
• Basic maintenance and patching , cracks, holes, drywall etc.
• Applying paint or other finishes by means of hand brushes, rollers and sprayers
• Operating and maintaining various power and manual tools
• Proficient in adhering to safety precautions associated with using paints and thinners.
• Finishing moldings and trim.
• Repairing drywall, performing other prep work, sanding, patching, priming, mudding and taping
• Installing hard wood flooring, roofs, cupboards and counters, sinks and trimming.
• Responsible site demolition and site clean at the beginning and end of each shift
• Constructing decks, porches, fences and sheds with direction from site supervisor
• Performing several landscaping duties as well as painting exterior and interior surfaces
Private Contracts, Brockville/Kingston, ON Residential/Commercial Painter 2011-present
Lam Properties, Kingston, ON Painter/Renovator 2014
Karl J. Jenson Co., Kingston, ON General Labour 2004-2006
Other Work Experience
Brown’s Fine Food Services, Brockville, ON Line Cook/ Cashier 2007-2008
Second to None, Sydenham, ON Customer Service Clerk 2003-2005
Scott’s, Westport, ON Customer Service Clerk 2003-2004
T.R. Leger Alternative School, Brockville, Ontario Ontario Secondary School Diploma 2010
Fine art degree, St. Lawrence College, Brockville Ontario 2013
References Available Upon Request