Painter & Polisher

Fairmont Riyadh

Location: SA - Riyadh

18/11/16 17:30
Job Details
Painter & Polisher

Creating an engaging work environment for Colleagues of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is as important as turning moments into memories for our guests. Your organization skills and the values you model as Painter & Polisher.

Hotel Overview:

Located just north of the city, Fairmont Riyadh will be part of a new mixed-use development project comprising the hotel, a convention center and commercial real estate space that will house multinational corporations as well as regional companies. The hotel will feature 298 spacious guestrooms, including Fairmont Gold. Guests will enjoy a selection of dining venues as well as spa and fitness facilities. The convention center comprises 4,000 square meters of meeting and function space.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Director of Engineering, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

* Consistently offers professional, engaging and friendly service

* Apply paint to surfaces including canvas, walls, floors, doors, and cabinets.

* Mix, match, and apply paint, varnish, shellac, enamel, and other finishes.

* Scrape, sandpaper, prime, or seal surfaces prior to painting.

* Clean walls to ensure proper adherence.

* Cover surfaces with cloth or plastic to ensure protection.

* Calculate amounts of required materials and estimate costs.

* Fill cracks, holes, and joints with caulk, putty, plaster, or other fillers, using caulking guns or putty knives.

* Erect scaffolding, movable and immovable staging and various rigging to gain access to difficult areas; moves furniture and equipment as necessary.

* Remove fixtures such as pictures, doorknobs, lamps, and electric switch covers prior to painting.

* Select paint and brushes to buy from vendors.

* Apply several coats according to paint directions.

* Tape off areas when needed.

* Apply touchups or second coats.

* Remove paint splatters when finished.

* Clean up all equipment, including brushes and spray guns.

* Utilize spray guns for large jobs.

* Work on ladders to reach high ceilings or walls.

* Ensure clean safe and healthy work environment including but not limited to technical plants, engineering offices and workshops.


* Previous experience is an asset

* Trade certificate.

* 3 years’ experience in hotel engineering operations or building maintenance.

* Must be a highly organized.

* Must be adaptable and handle last minute changes positively.

* Arabic and English speaking a strong asset.

Visa Requirements:

Eligible candidate will be provided visa to have work permit required as per the local law.