Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Painter in New York, New York


Job Posting Number: 24863

Craft/Skilled Trade

New York,NY

August 30, 2018

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

The Facilities Department at MSK is seeking a Painter to assist in routine and specialized painting projects that maintain the condition and appearance of our hospital buildings and facilities.

Hours 7AM-3PM with flexablity for overnight coverage ( 11pm-7am) when needed.

You will:

  • Assess and prepare jobs to be completed by preparing necessary equipment and tools needed; prepares surface/site (e.g., removes old finishes, smoothes surfaces, repairs holes/scratches).

  • Apply paint, varnishes, stains, enamels lacquers, and wall coverings to wall, woodwork, floors, fixtures and furniture.

  • Respond to customer questions or requests demonstrating courteous and professional customer service

  • Maintain a clean, orderly and secure work environment.

  • Ensure proper care and use of tools, equipment, supplies and materials.

  • Take necessary precautions to comply with institutional, departmental, or regulatory agency safety requirements. Participates as a member of the Fire Brigade as required.

You are:

  • Customer focused

  • A quality decision maker

  • Action oriented

  • A driver of results

  • Collaborative

You need:

  • High School Diploma or GED.

  • Sufficient Knowledge to handle assignments of routine and non-routine difficulty with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English.

  • Ability to comprehend simple trade diagrams.

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge in tiling

  • Experience in decorative paint finishes

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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