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Summer Painter (Casual)

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Position Information

Job Title Summer Painter (Casual)
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Position Details
Are you interested in doing some painting around campus? The University of Lethbridge, Building Maintenance Department, is looking for workers with painting and general building maintenance experience to work as Painters from April 29 to August 30, 2024.

The duties of the position consist of:
  • Painting common corridors, classrooms, labs, washrooms and outdoor stair hand rails
  • Furniture moving
  • Housekeeping duties related to paint work
  • At various times, these positions will also assist Building Maintenance Operators with office moves, event setups and any other task deemed necessary

Note: A valid unrestricted Class 5 Driver’s License with no more than 6 demerits and submission of a motor vehicle record (driver abstract) dated within 3 months of the posting close is required.

Pay Rate: $19.22 Hourly
Position Qualifications
Applicants should have some commercial painting experience, including minor drywall repair and must be physically capable of performing the duties of the job which may include working at heights and moderate lifting.
The successful candidate must be able to maintain effective working relationships with the University’s staff and the general public.
Successful candidates must have excellent attention to detail and a proven ability to manage their time to complete assigned tasks.
Starting Salary Range (at 1.0 FTE) Hiring Range indicated in Position Details
Full Salary Range (at 1.0 FTE)
Campus Lethbridge
Employment Group AUPE
Position Category
Posting Detail Information

Open Date 03/08/2024
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Desired Start Date 04/29/2024
Position End Date (if temporary) 08/31/2024
Special Instructions to Applicants
Employment Equity
The University of Lethbridge invites applications from all qualified candidates; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given preference.

The University of Lethbridge is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, including through all aspects of the hiring process. If you require support during the hiring process, please contact Human Resources at so that accommodations can be put in place to support you. All private information received in relation to your request for support will be kept confidential, only information required to facilitate the accommodation will be shared with the selection committee.

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. References