A Residential & Commercial Painter/Decorator (404C) applies decorative and protective finishes to various surfaces in residential and commercial settings. An Industrial Painter/Decorator (404D) works in commercial and industrial settings to prepare a variety of surfaces prior to applying protective finishes, including paint, high performance coatings, waterproofing, fireproofing, and specialty finishes.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Painter/Decorator (404C)?
Apprentice wage increases with skills and expertise. Fully qualified workers earn an average of $22.50 per hour.
|Do you have good manual dexterity?
|Are you comfortable working at heights?
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?
|Can you lift 50lbs comfortably?
|Can you spot the differences in appearance and texture?
|Do you have excellent eye site? Do you have artistic abilities? Are you good working with colors?
|Are you reliable, a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Painter/Decorator may be for you!
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