• Painter Helper

    Posted Date 5 days ago(1/10/2019 11:58 AM)
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  • Job Description

    Our Approach

    As a JV Driver Employee, the company’s values must be evident in daily activities.  Employees are continually thinking outside of the box to implement innovations, which contributes to the success of JV Drivers’ business.  JV Drivers’ employees are continually striving to “Build Great Things.” This includes building great projects and taking initiative to develop your career by participating in training and development opportunities. 


    JV Driver as a company values their people and its’ peoples safety.  Employees within the company help lead the safety culture.  “Having Fun” is key in creating a working atmosphere that fosters team work.  Employees at JV Driver are the foundation of a strong team. 


    Job Overview

    The Painter Helper1 is responsible for preparing, washing and sanding the skids. Additional responsibilities may include general housekeeping and a variety of projects that may be assigned.

       Performance Objectives

    • Prepare skid mounts by washing and treating surfaces and sand rough spots to ensure finishes will adhere properly.
    • Cover surfaces with drop cloths or masking tape and paper to protect surfaces during painting.
    • Select and mix coating additives to thin or promote drying and adhesion.
    • Fill cracks, holes and joints with caulk, plaster or other fillers using putty knives.
    • Uses high air-pressure sandblasting equipment, chemical application, chipping hammer, power tools and other abrasives to remove rust, grease, dirt, concrete and old paint prior to painting application.
    • Apply primers or sealers to prepare surfaces, such as metal, piping, fixtures, structures and equipment for finish coats.
    • Wash, treat surfaces and sand rough spots to ensure that finishes will adhere properly.
    • Disassembles paint and sandblasting equipment and cleans equipment, using solvent, wire brushes and dry cloth.
    • Responsible for observing and complying with all safety and project rules.
    • Performs other duties as required.
    • Must have the ability to read and interpret instructions and documentation.

    Technical Objectives

    • Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within a particular field.
    • Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy.
    • Exposure to working outdoors in all-weather conditions


    • No experience or up to (2) two years of experience in heavy industrial projects such as refineries, petro-chemical complexes, power plants, etc.  


    Work Experience


    • High School Diploma/GED preferred. Job related experience may substitute.

    Safety Objective

    The responsibility for safety and safe work performance lies with each individual.  Each worker must work closely with the job site supervisors to ensure a safe work environment.  Refer to Section 2.9.1 of the JV Driver Health & Safety Manual for a description of responsibilities. 



    Initiative: a solutions provider is motivated, resourceful & creative and displays ingenuity.

    Innovative: a visionary who displays original and creative thinking, ingenuity, and provides additional value to the client and the company. 

    Positive Attitude: someone who is friendly, enthusiastic, forward thinking, motivated and engaged.

    Flexible: possesses the ability to adapt to change and increases effectiveness and efficiency in and out of work.

    Communication: listens and communicates what they are thinking, has clear expectations and presents themselves professionally to co-workers and clients.


    Trust: extends trust and in return is trusted by key stakeholders.



    Valid Driver License
    TWIC Card (Transportation Worker Identification Card)

    Salary & Benefits:

    • Competitive wage commensurate with experience.
    • Medical, Dental, & Life Insurance.
    • 401-k plan.
    • An environment that values your commitment.

    AAP/EEO STATEMENT JV Driver Group / JV Driver Industrial and JV Driver Fabricators are an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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