Painter I

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA 94550
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We have an opening for a Painter. You will perform a wide variety of journey-level painter duties in painting interior and exterior surfaces of buildings, related structures and research apparatus, and equipment such as shop power tools, overhead cranes and tanks using tools and techniques of the painter trade. This position is in the Infrastructure Maintenance and Utilities Department.

In this role you will

  • Perform journey-level painter duties to LLNL facilities and utilities such as painting interior and exterior surfaces of buildings, related structures and research apparatus, and equipment using the tools and techniques of the trade.
  • Perform other journey-level duties such as but not limited to, installation and removal of wallpaper fabric and coverings, layout and stripe parking areas, window glazing and install, and special coatings and signs.
  • Operate standard tools such as power tools, hand tools, compressors, power hand tools, spray equipment, sand blasting equipment, striping tools, and forklift to achieve product quality as applicable to the trade to buildings, related structures, research apparatus, and equipment.
  • Under general supervision, works on assignments that are routine in nature.
  • Make decisions jointly with coworkers that involve techniques, guidelines, and procedures that are well defined.
  • Apply good customer service, adhering to timelines.
  • Prepare and maintain standard reports, logs, and forms related to environmental compliance and Work Orders, as well as data entry.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • Ability to secure and maintain a U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance which requires U.S. citizenship.
  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Completion of apprentice training program and/or journey level work experience in the applicable painter trade.
  • Proficient in the use of hand tools, power tools of the trade, layout and installation.
  • Experience preparing surfaces by sanding, sandblasting, glass bead blasting and removing paint or etching metals with acid and applying enamel, latex and epoxy or other protective substances.
  • Experience using spray equipment of all types to apply varnishes, lacquers and stains with brushes and rollers; tape and texture sheet rock; mix and match paints and stains.
  • Knowledge of and experience in installation and removal of wall fabric and coverings.
  • Effective customer service and communication skills and the ability to work independently and as a team member interfacing well with others.
  • Demonstrated effective writing and computer skills necessary to prepare standard reports, enter data and complete timekeeping.
  • Basic knowledge of and ability to apply ES&H & OSHA laws and regulations.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid California Driver's License. Ability to become medically qualified to wear respiratory and protection equipment.

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to lay out and stripe new parking area with ability to use high volume low-pressure spray equipment to meet today's environmental concerns.


Why Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory?

  • Included in 2021 Best Places to Work by Glassdoor
  • Work for a premier innovative national Laboratory
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Flexible schedules (*depending on project needs)
  • Collaborative, creative, inclusive, and fun team environment

Learn more about our company, selection process, position types and security clearances by visiting our Career site.

Site 300

Site 300 is an experimental test site operated by LLNL. Situated on 7,000 acres in rural foothills approximately six miles southwest of downtown Tracy and 15 miles southeast of Livermore, Site 300 hosts approximately 200 employees with expertise in such fields as engineering, chemistry, biology, and environmental restoration. Employees assigned to work at Site 300 may be exposed to the organism that causes San Joaquin Valley Fever (coccidioidomycosis).

COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate

LLNL demonstrates its commitment to public safety by requiring that all new Laboratory employees be immunized against COVID-19 unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law. This requirement will apply to all new hires including those who will be working on site, as well as those who will be teleworking.

Security Clearance

LLNL is a Department of Energy (DOE) and National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Laboratory. Some positions will require a DOE L or Q clearance (please reference Security Clearance requirement above). If you are selected and a clearance is required, we will initiate a Federal background investigation to determine if you meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. In addition, all L or Q cleared employees are subject to random drug testing. An L or Q clearance requires U.S. citizenship. For additional information please see DOE Order 472.2.

Davis Bacon

The Laboratory performs a variety of work, including some that may fall under Davis Bacon Act requirements. When work scope falls under this Act, the Laboratory complies with the prevailing wage requirements.

Pre-Employment Drug Test

External applicant(s) selected for this position will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test. This includes testing for use of marijuana as Federal Law applies to us as a Federal Contractor.

Pre-Placement Medical Exam

A job related pre-placement medical examination may be required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

LLNL is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer that values and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, protected veteran status, age, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.

LLNS is committed to offering reasonable accommodations during the application and recruiting processes due to a disability. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please submit a request via online form.

Employee Privacy Notice

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) grants privacy rights to all California residents. The law also entitles job applicants, employees, and non-employee workers to be notified of what personal information LLNL collects and for what purpose. The Employee Privacy Notice can be accessed through the following link.


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Are you interested in joining some of the brightest talent in the world to strengthen the United States' security? Come join Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) where our employees apply their expertise to create solutions for BIG ideas that make our world a better place.

We are committed to a diverse and equitable workforce with an inclusive culture that values and celebrates the diversity of our people, talents, ideas, experiences, and perspectives. This is essential to innovation and creativity for continued success of the Laboratory's mission.

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We have an opening for a Painter. You will perform a wide variety of journey-level painter duties in painting interior and exterior surfaces of buildings, related structures and research apparatus, and equipment such as shop power tools, overhead cranes and tanks using tools and techniques of the painter trade. This position is in the Infrastructure Maintenance and Utilities Department.

In this role you will

  • Perform journey-level painter duties to LLNL facilities and utilities such as painting interior and exterior surfaces of buildings, related structures and research apparatus, and equipment using the tools and techniques of the trade.
  • Perform other journey-level duties such as but not limited to, installation and removal of wallpaper fabric and coverings, layout and stripe parking areas, window glazing and install, and special coatings and signs.
  • Operate standard tools such as power tools, hand tools, compressors, power hand tools, spray equipment, sand blasting equipment, striping tools, and forklift to achieve product quality as applicable to the trade to buildings, related structures, research apparatus, and equipment.
  • Under general supervision, works on assignments that are routine in nature.
  • Make decisions jointly with coworkers that involve techniques, guidelines, and procedures that are well defined.
  • Apply good customer service, adhering to timelines.
  • Prepare and maintain standard reports, logs, and forms related to environmental compliance and Work Orders, as well as data entry.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
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  • Ability to secure and maintain a U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance which requires U.S. citizenship.
  • High school diploma, GED, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Completion of apprentice training program and/or journey level work experience in the applicable painter trade.
  • Proficient in the use of hand tools, power tools of the trade, layout and installation.
  • Experience preparing surfaces by sanding, sandblasting, glass bead blasting and removing paint or etching metals with acid and applying enamel, latex and epoxy or other protective substances.
  • Experience using spray equipment of all types to apply varnishes, lacquers and stains with brushes and rollers; tape and texture sheet rock; mix and match paints and stains.
  • Knowledge of and experience in installation and removal of wall fabric and coverings.
  • Effective customer service and communication skills and the ability to work independently and as a team member interfacing well with others.
  • Demonstrated effective writing and computer skills necessary to prepare standard reports, enter data and complete timekeeping.
  • Basic knowledge of and ability to apply ES&H & OSHA laws and regulations.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid California Driver's License. Ability to become medically qualified to wear respiratory and protection equipment.

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to lay out and stripe new parking area with ability to use high volume low-pressure spray equipment to meet today's environmental concerns.

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