Marine Painter/Insulator

Clearance Level
Portsmouth, Virginia

REQ#: RQ80060

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular
  • Marine Painter must have 1 or more years of experience as a marine brush and roll painter applying epoxy and non-epoxy coatings.
  • Must be skilled in the mixing and application of single and multi-part paint coating systems.
  • Must have 1 or more years of experience in the removal and installation of marine lagging hull board insulation, paste, tape, epoxies and glues in order to provide a complete finished product.
  • Must have proficiency in using power tools such as air sanders, electric grinders and needle guns.
  • Must feather paint removal areas prior to application of paint and marine coatings.
  • Must have experience in accomplishing cleaning to standards.
  • Ability to apply coatings while maintaining desired MIL thickness.
  • Experience working in a physically demanding environment; transiting up and down multiple ladders, decks, confined spaces, working at heights scaffolding, and use of half-face and full-face respiratory equipment.
  • Must be an energetic self-starting individual able to work independently or as a part of a small team.
  • Reports directly to on site production manager.


Marine Painter must the following requirements/skills:

Experience in Brush & Roll painting in a Marine environment
1+ years of experience in painting preferred.
Experience with ships or working in a shipyard preferred.
HS/GED required
Must have own transportation
Must be US Citizen

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