Title:  Painter I - University of Hartford Facilities

Requisition #:  511691

W Hartford, CT, US, 06117

Career Area:  Facilities

Job Description

The Painter is responsible for applying preparatory materials, paints, and stains to surfaces of walls, ceilings, equipment, and furniture throughout assigned locations and projects. Essential functions and responsibilities of the position may vary by Aramark location based on client requirements and business needs.

Job Responsibilities

•    Maintains a friendly, efficient, positive customer service attitude toward customers, clients, and co-workers
•    Anticipates and responds to customer needs.
•    Applies protective and decorative coats of paint, varnish, lacquer, and/or other related materials to a variety of interior and exterior surfaces of buildings, furniture, equipment, and other structures.
•    Washes, scrapes, sands, torches, and/or smooths interior and exterior surfaces prior to painting, varnishing, lacquering, or applying other related materials.
•    Installs, repairs, and maintains drywall, wall texturing, and ceiling acoustic texturing.
•    Erects diverse types of scaffolding, staging, ladders, and planks to reach surfaces of work area for painters and others.
•    Determines appropriate color for new or replacement applications through consultation with customers and maintains existing paint surfaces through matching and tinting of appropriate paint products.
•    Prepares and implements line striping layouts for streets and parking lots according to the Department of Transportation and other various requirements.
•    Identifies, handles, and appropriately disposes of paints, stains, preparatory and undercoating materials, and other hazardous materials, and adheres to all other safety policies and procedures.

At Aramark, developing new skills and doing what it takes to get the job done make a positive impact for our employees and for our customers. In order to meet our commitments, job duties may change or new ones may be assigned without formal notice.


•    Previous experience in painting or equivalent role required.
•    Proven knowledge of painting and finishing techniques, and hazardous materials handling, application, and disposal.
•    Demonstrates interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.

This role may have physical demands including, but not limited to, lifting, bending, pushing, pulling and/or extended walking and standing. This role may also require uniforms and/or usage of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).


About Aramark

Our Mission

Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet.

At Aramark, we believe that every employee should enjoy equal employment opportunity and be free to participate in all aspects of the company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, gender, pregnancy, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, military status, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by applicable law.

About Aramark

The people of Aramark proudly serve millions of guests every day through food and facilities in 15 countries around the world. Rooted in service and united by our purpose, we strive to do great things for each other, our partners, our communities, and our planet. We believe a career should develop your talents, fuel your passions, and empower your professional growth. So, no matter what you're pursuing - a new challenge, a sense of belonging, or just a great place to work - our focus is helping you reach your full potential. Learn more about working here at http://www.aramarkcareers.com or connect with us on FacebookInstagram and Twitter.

Nearest Major Market: Hartford