University of Utah Job Description
Under limited supervision, paints interiors and exteriors of buildings and refinishes furniture, equipment and fixtures by using advanced journeyman skills.
Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required.
Successful completion of an approved apprenticeship program in painting, plus one year professional painting experience or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience) required. Demonstrated human relation and effective communications skills are also required.
This position has no responsibility for providing care to patients.
Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.
This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.
The journeyman license is obtained through the successful passing of a comprehensive examination after the completion of a 3 year 6,000+ hour accredited apprenticeship program.
The incumbent must be familiar with safety practices, and procedures due to the exposure to certain hazardous conditions and situations such as explosive and flammable paints, thinners, and work on tall ladders or high scaffolding.
Work Environment and Level of Frequency typically required
Nearly Continuously: Outdoor Environment, Hazards, Oils, Atmospheric Conditions, Walking, Bending, Twisting, Kneeling/Squatting, Balancing, Reaching Overhead, Pulling, Pushing, Lifting up to 50 lbs.
Physical Requirements and Level of Frequency that may be required
Often: Extreme Heat, Extreme Cold.
Often: Outdoor Environment, Lifting over 50 lbs, Climbing, Crawling.
Seldom: Office Environment, Sitting, Hearing/Listening, Talking.
250 East 200 South, Suite 125,
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: 801.581.2169 Email: AskHR@utah.edu
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