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General Laborer/Painter

Conroe, Texas, United States



Posted: 3/29/2023

Ref: BH-229175

 The General Laborer – Handyman/Painter will be responsible for handyman duties in the office and shop locations.  They will prepare, power wash, sand, paint and clean all the required offices, shops, conference rooms, hallways, etc. in the office/shop.  They will also be responsible for cleaning and moving furniture, equipment and items in the office and shop.  The individual will be required to replace air filters, change out light bulbs, clean cameras and help to maintain the office and shop areas.  They will be responsible for communicating and working with third party vendors to show them and explain jobs that need to be completed and ensure all jobs are carried out with all safety requirements; and all other duties as assigned.

  • To complete all priming, surface preparation, power washing, painting, to all building surfaces (internal & external), shop and office and equipment at the specified location
  • To liaise and communicate as needed with end users to determine requirements
  • To specify and order supplies or materials as needed for work
  • To carry out other maintenance roles such as furniture or equipment removal, documentation or administration tasks and assistance thereof in times of reduced painting demand or as required
  • Assist in keeping buildings and work areas or storage areas clean and orderly
  • Assist with the hosting of sub-contractors and receipt of deliveries when necessary
  • Maintain painting systems, and equipment in good order
  • Ensure the yard and shop spaces are clean and organized
  • Ensure that all equipment is clean and in good working order
  • Ability to communicate, including ability to read, write, and speak English and to promptly follow verbal and written directions in English
  • Performs other related duties as assigned
Job Requirements:      
Ability to use a variety of hand and power tools to perform a range of mechanically oriented functions including independent use of heavy-duty handheld and long-handled tools
  • Ability to safely navigate the yard and shop work sites with occasional walking, climbing, standing, stepping, etc. during normal operating conditions (day/night, outdoor hot/cold weather)
  • Ability to operate heavy equipment when needed
  • Lift and carry 50 pounds independently while walking on uneven surfaces
  • Bend, stoop, kneel, twist, climb and crawl occasionally in work areas
  • Demonstrate clear written and verbal communication skills including ability to promptly give, and follow, directions when working with others and ability to interact productively with coworkers and third parties
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at all designated times
  • Willing to be on call after hours, work extended schedules, including extra days, occasional nights, weekends, and holidays.
Minimum Qualifications
  • 6+ months of stable related work history
  • 6+ months painting experience (preparation, cleaning, painting)
Preferred Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Previous handyman experience
Additional Details:
This position requires the person to work in both an office and warehouse facility environment. The role must work with an emphasis on safety for themselves and others including coworkers and third parties. Also, must be able to work closely with others and under deadlines including time-sensitive response situations and be willing to work extended schedules.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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