Painter I

  • San Bernardino, California
  • Nov 28, 2021
Full Time Construction and Skilled Trades
  • Salary: $43,388.80 - $59,633.60 Annually USD

Job Description

The Job

The County of San Bernardino is recruiting for Painters I who perform skilled work in painting and finishing a variety of wood, metal and other surfaces including equipment and furniture.

Painters I perform the following functions: Strip, prepare and paint walls and other wood and metal surfaces; blend and match paints; perform finish work using stains, paints, varnishes and lacquers; install drywall, tape and mud walls for painting; clean and store tools and materials; erect scaffolding and work from extension ladders. In addition, Painters assigned to Sheriff's facilities may supervise a small inmate work crew for various jobs.

For more detailed information, view the Painter I job description.


1) Background: Prior to appointment, applicants will be fingerprinted and must a background check.
2) Background for Sheriff Department: Applicants hired by the Sheriff's Department will be f ingerprinted and must pass an extensive background investigation, including a polygraph examination. Applicants must not have been convicted of a felony.
3) Willingness for Sheriff Department: Must be willing to work with our inmate population, but would be escorted at all times in secured areas of the facility.
4) Shift: Applicants must be available for all shifts; Shift and weekend work may be required.
5) Physical: This position requires occasionally lifting of objects up to 50 lbs., in addition to working in confined spaces and squatting, kneeling, stepping and climbing ladders and working on a scaffolding.
6) Travel: Travel throughout the County may be required. Employees in this class may be required to use county vehicles. At the time of hire, a valid California Class C driver license and proof of automobile liability insurance must be produced for the individual providing the transportation.

Minimum Requirements

Must meet one of the options:

Option 1: Three (3) years of full-time, paid journey level experience as a painter in the building trades.

- OR -

Option 2: Successful completion of a formal painting apprenticeship program resulting in journey level status. Indicate completion of apprenticeship, including provider and date, on the application and attach a copy of certificate of completion.

Selection Process

Examination : There will be a competitive evaluation of qualifications based on a review of the Application and Supplemental Questionnaire. It is to your advantage to provide as much relevant and detailed work experience as possible, as resumes will not be reviewed in lieu of the application materials.

Application Procedure : To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please complete and submit the online employment application and supplemental questionnaire. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the application and/or supplemental questionnaire.

To ensure timely and successful submission of your online application, please allow ample time to complete and submit your application before the posted filing deadline. Applicants will be automatically logged-out if they have not submitted the application and all required materials prior to the posted deadline. Once your application has been successfully submitted you will receive an onscreen confirmation and an email. We recommend that you save and/or print these for your records. Please note, if you do not receive an onscreen confirmation and an email acknowledging our receipt of your application we have not received your application.

If you require technical assistance, please click HERE to review the Government Jobs online application guide , or contact their Toll-Free Applicant Support line at (855) 524-5627. Please note that Human Resources is not responsible for any issues or delays caused by the internet connection, computer or browser used to submit the application.

All communications regarding the selection process will be via email . Applicants are encouraged to check their e-mails frequently to obtain any correspondence associated with this recruitment. Please be sure the email provided on this application is always current; it is your responsibility to update your personal information. Update your Spam, Junk, Bulk and Firewall settings as needed to ensure that you receive all information pertaining to this recruitment.

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Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Job Address

San Bernardino, California United States View Map