Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia is seeking qualified
candidates for one full-time and one part-time (20 hours/week)
painter. Previous painting experience preferred, but early career
painters are encouraged to apply. Full-time employees are eligible
for health and life insurance; vacation, sick, and holiday pay;
extended year-end holiday pay; retirement plan; and tuition
assistance benefits. Part-time employees are eligible for certain
benefits on a pro-rated basis.
The painters maintain and perform preventive maintenance painting
on buildings’ interiors and exteriors. They perform skilled and
semi-skilled tasks in the maintenance and repair of finishes of
exterior surfaces, interior walls, ceilings, and floor surfaces.
The painters erect scaffolding and set up ladders to perform tasks
above ground level, prepare parking areas and streets for striping,
and operate related machinery. They also clean and inspect gutters
and roof drains and unclog them as necessary, and restore/refinish
and move furniture as needed. On-the-job training is
Successful applicants must have a high school diploma or
equivalent, excellent communication skills, customer-service focus,
and a valid United States driver’s license with minimal violations.
Candidates must have abilities to stand, walk, climb, stoop, kneel,
bend, and reach for extended periods of time; full range of body
motion; ability to operate hand tools and motorized equipment
requiring manual dexterity; and ability to lift/carry items
weighing up to 50 pounds. Applicants must also have abilities,
without assistance, to work from ladders, scaffoldings, and
elevated platforms up to 135 feet high, and move and operate
personnel lifts up to 80 feet high. Must also be self-starters and
team players and be willing and able to work indoors and outdoors
in varying environments.
Employment applications may be obtained here
should be returned via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
or via fax
to 540-362-6571. Once the selected candidates accept contingent
employment offers, criminal history and motor vehicle background
checks will be conducted.
Hollins is an independent, liberal arts university offering
undergraduate education for women and selected graduate programs
for men and women. Founded in 1842 as Virginia’s oldest chartered
women’s college, Hollins provides abundant opportunities to
students for research, study abroad, and leadership training, and
provides access to real-world experience through internships around
the globe supported by an extensive alumnae/i network.
Hollins is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed
to promoting diversity and inclusivity at every level of the
university. Persons of all genders; persons with disabilities;
persons of all racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds; and
first-generation college graduates are encouraged to apply.
For more information about Hollins, please visit our website ( www.hollins.edu ).