Painter (Emergency Hire Pool)

Updated: 10 days ago
Location: Northridge, CALIFORNIA
Deadline: Open until filled

Apply now Job no:537191
Work type:Staff
Categories:Unit 6 - Teamsters Local 2010, Temporary, Full Time, Trades, On-site (work in-person at business location)

CSUN strives to be a destination workplace, where everyone understands that they belong to a community that is vital in advancing student success and providing exemplary service to all stakeholders. We foster an environment of success, both for our students and our employees. We have a relentless passion for celebrating diversity, equity, and inclusion as well as being an employer of choice. You will also have the opportunity to realize your own personal goals and be recognized for the work you do, and enjoy the unique value the CSUN community can offer. If this sounds like you, you’ve come to the right place. Learn more: .

Major Duties

Under general supervision, the Painter prepares and paints various surfaces under the oversight of the lead painter.

  • Prepares and paints various surfaces under the supervision of the lead painter.
  • Brushes and sprays paint and works from ladders, scaffolding and rigging.
  • Installs drywall and does taping, mudding and sanding.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Progressively responsible training and experience which demonstrates achievement of journey-level skills equivalent to that acquired through completion of a standard painter's apprenticeship program.
  • LICENSE: Candidate must possess and maintain a Valid California Driver's License.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Work requires general knowledge of the methods, materials, tools and equipment used in painting and finishing.
  • Must possess the ability and specialized skills to prepare and paint various surfaces under the supervision of the lead painter; brush and spray paint; work from ladders, scaffolding and rigging; install drywall; taping, mudding and sanding.
  • Must be able to properly estimate the materials needed for an assignment, read and write at a level appropriate to the duties of the position and keep simple records.
  • Must be knowledgeable of Cal OSHA safety requirements.

Pay, Benefits, & Work Schedule

  • The university offers medical benefits.
  • Classification / grade: 6526 / Painter / 1
  • The anticipated HIRING RATE is $6077 per month. The salary range for this classification is: $5787 - $7396 per month.
  • HOURS: Full Time; 40 hours per week; Monday through Friday; may require overtime.
  • TEMP: This is a temporary appointment, up to 90 days, with possible extension.

General Information

  • Applications received through April 5, 2024, will be considered in the initial review and review of applications will continue until position is filled.
  • This position is a sensitive position as designated by the CSU.
  • A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
  • The person holding this position may be considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
  • Candidates should apply by completing the CSUN on-line application. To submit an application and for more detailed information on the application and hiring process, please visit this link:
  • CSU requires faculty, staff, and students who are accessing campus facilities to be immunized against COVID-19 or declare a medical or religious exemption from doing so.  Any candidates advanced in a currently open search process should be prepared to comply with this requirement. To learn more visit our Matadors Forward site:

Equal Employment Opportunity

CSUN is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion or religious creed, nationality, age, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, marital status, veteran or military status, and disability. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for applicants with disabilities who self-disclose by contacting Recruitment Services at 818-677-2101.

Advertised:Mar 25, 2024 (9:00 AM) Pacific Daylight Time
Applications close:Open until filled

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