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Painter, Lead VI

Painter, Lead VI

Job ID 
Einstein/Resnick - Bronx
Posting Date 
Employee Classification 
1199 Union
Position Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Founded in 1955, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Einstein) is one of the nation’s premier institutions for medical education, basic research and clinical investigation. A full-time faculty of some 2,000 conducts research, teaches, and delivers health care in every major biomedical specialty. The college has some 730 medical students, 193 Ph.D. students, 106 MD/Ph.D. students and 275 postdoctoral fellows.


Einstein’s major strength, in addition to training physicians and scientists, is its science. During fiscal year 2015, the faculty’s consistently high level of scientific achievement resulted in the awarding of more than $150 million in peer-reviewed grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).


Einstein is part of Montefiore Medicine Academic Health System, an integrated academic delivery system comprising seven campuses, including 8 hospitals, a multi-county ambulatory network, a new state-of-the art “hospital without beds”, a skilled nursing facility, school of nursing, home health agency, and the state’s first freestanding emergency department. As the University Hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore is a premier academic health system, employing Einstein’s clinical faculty and training Einstein’s medical students, over 1,300 residents, 420 allied health students, and 1,600 nursing students annually.


The Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Einstein seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve.


The Lead Painter, VI prepares and paints construction and maintenance projects without supervision.


List of Responsibilities

  • Must fulfill duties of all previous grades;
  • Work with a minimum of supervision;
  • Perform demolition related to painting, clean up shop, organize storage and clean work sites;
  • Accept, unload and stock deliveries;
  • Pickup and deliver materials;
  • Perform set up, use lifts and scaffolding;
  • Prepare surfaces including patching drywall, plaster and block walls;
  • Follow instructions and perform all related tasks;
  • Must work cleanly and in a professional manner;
  • Work with acrylic and oil based and epoxy paints;
  • Tape drywall and skim coat all types of walls;
  • Set up scaffolds;
  • Must be able to mix paint and plaster;
  • Fill all forms and write all reports associated with his duties;
  • Must be able to patch/repair plaster walls and ceilings;
  • Assist all other grades;
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.


Skills and Competencies

  • Must possess the strength and dexterity needed to perform the job and the physical ability to move equipment as necessary;
  • Must adhere to operational safety rules and regulations as deemed by the College;
  • Must be able to follow directives and possess good communication skills and ability to interact with building/office occupants effectively;
  • Must possess the ability to work with others and alone;
  • Will be trained to use appropriate hand and power tools as needed.



Experience and Educational Background

  • High School Diploma and 5 years of related experience is required.
  • Valid driver’s license is preferred.