To apply paint, primer, and other similar materials in compliance with contract/customer specifications, company policies and/or procedures conforming to American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) standards and Structural Steel Painting Council (SSPC) standards.
Accurate knowledge of AISC standards and procedures relative to surface preparation and paint application. Knowledge of SSPC standards regarding surface preparation: knowledge of and skill in applying various paint types and/or primers to a variety of materials under variable conditions including, but not limited to, temperature, viscosity, humidity, and ventilation. Knowledge of and skill in the operation and maintenance of material handling equipment, blasting equipment, paint application equipment and all accessory tools/equipment used in the coating process. Ability to demonstrate appropriate skill levels in the operation of accessory tools including pneumatic hand tools, standard hand tools, and measuring equipment; ability to demonstrate appropriate safe-work habits and practices; ability to understand and follow complex blueprints, directions, instructions and/or other forms of production communications.