Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority Facilities Painter in Schenectady, New York

The Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority (SMHA) is seeking to fill the full-time position of Facilities Painter.
Employees in this position provide quality interior and exterior painting and dry wall services to all the SMHAs properties.
Job duties include, but are not limited to preparing surfaces for painting, making minor repairs such as small imperfections,spackling, joint compounding and taping, and moving large items away from surfaces to be painted. Conforming to EPA Renovation, Repair and Painting Program (RRP) safe work practices to control lead-based paint hazards is required.

-Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and completion of a painting apprenticeship plus two years of painting experience; OR
-Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and three years of painting experience; OR
-An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of A & B above.
Special Requirements: Must possess a valid NYS Drivers license at the time of appointment and must maintain such license throughout the tenure of appointment. Must complete a lead-based paint renovation, repair and certification at time of appointment.
Starting Salary: $38,638.83. Full benefit package including health insurance and participation in the New York State and Local Retirement System.
Normal Work Schedule: Full-Time, 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Pre-employment Drug Screening: It is the policy of SMHA to require applicants to take and successfully pass a preemployment drug test.
Submission Requirements: Applicants must submit a job application and attach a copy of their resume. The application can be downloaded from our website (scroll down to Job Opportunities and click the link to Employment Application). Application and resume may be submitted via mail or email to the following:
Office of the Executive Director
Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority
375 Broadway
Schenectady, NY 12305
Submission Deadline: Monday, April 30, 2018
The Schenectady Municipal Housing Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer