Industrial Painter- Full-time, Permanent

Meteghan River, NS

A.F. Theriault & Son Ltd.

Posting last updated:

March 23, 2022


We are looking for skilled painters; preferably with shipyard experience but will consider all applicants.

Apply in person at 1D'Entremont Road, Meteghan River NS

Duties & Responsibilities

-Perform routine physical labour; moving materials, tools, and or equipment;
-Operate painting equipment such as sprayers, etc.
-Operating various types of tools such as pneumatic, electric, and hand;
-Perform industrial painting on boats, ships, various parts, etc.
-Brush roll and hand brush painting;
-May serve as trades helpers;
-Operate as fire watch for hot work or confined space work;
-Other duties as instructed by his/her Supervisor and/or Senior Management.

Skills & Qualifications

-Previous shipyard/marine experience is preferred;
-Applicants must be safety conscious;
-Willing to work overtime & weekends as needed to complete projects or meet deadlines;
-Painting in narrow and restricted passageways, up/down steep and narrow ladders or stairways, and -up and down antenna masts, marine slips, and gangways (onboard ships);
-Possess the ability to work well both with a team or unsupervised;
-Applicant must provide Steel Toe boots, all other Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required for this position is provided;
-Ability to work 8-5 Monday to Friday for a total of 42.5 hours per week; and
-High School English OR Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLBs) 4; and
-No formal education required.

Working Conditions

Will be exposed to environmental elements as work is conducted inside and outside throughout the year


Salary: $15.75-$18.00 per hour

Additional pay:
Overtime pay

Company pension
Disability insurance
Extended health care
Life insurance
On-site parking
Store discount
Vision care

To Apply

Additional Details (where available)

Application Form:

Job Post on Indeed:

Job Post on Canada Job Bank:

Job Post on Facebook:

Job Post on Company Website: