Engineer (Painter)


POMEC / Engineering



The Painter is responsible for compounding, plastering, wallpapering, mixing, matching, and applying paint to various surfaces. There is also wall papering and wood finishing to be expected. This position helps to maintain the appearance of the hotel and its facilities by completing touchups and assisting in renovation projects.



$24.00 - $26.00 per hour


Engineering Management







·         Engineering team, design, and all other relevant departments


·         Restaurant customers, hotel guests/visitors, vendors, events guests, entertainers



All areas of The Standard, East Village, with a focus on guest rooms and engineering workshop




·         Physical:

o   Able to work standing for a minimum period of 8 hours a day

o   Periodical bending, kneeling, and stretching

o   Able to pull, push, carry and lift at least 50 pounds of force

o   Must be able to seize, grasp, turn and hold objects with hands

o   Requires manual ability to use, carry, and operate all necessary equipment

o   Ability to endure under variable temperature conditions, noise levels, outdoor weather, and atmospheric conditions (being around fumes, odor hazards, dust, mite hazards, chemicals, etc)

o   Ability to work in cramped or tight spaces

·         Understanding: Ability to read, comprehend and carry out instructions according to established procedures

·         Comprehension: Fluent in the English language

·         Organizational Skills: Work efficiently, utilize multi-tasking, prioritize tasks

·         Hygiene and Sanitation: Adherence to uniform, grooming and personal hygiene standards and expectations per Standard of Operating Procedures

·         Punctuality: Adherence to posted schedule and arrival time and attendance at mandatory meetings

·         Responsibility: Personal comportment in line with Standard, New York policies, standards, and expectations

·         Able to remain in stationary position for extended periods of time


·         Previous work experience in a related field

·         Experience working with equipment required for this job, including spray guns, various brushes, etc

·         Knowledgeable on painting materials and finishes and different styling techniques

·         Ability to perform tasks with attention to details



·         Maintain appearance of hotel facility surfaces through paint jobs and touchups

·         Apply paint to surfaces, including canvas, walls, floor, doors, cabinets, etc

·         Mix, match and apply paint, shellac, enamel, and other finishes

·         Scrape, sandpaper, prime, or seal surfaces prior to painting

·         Calculate amounts of required materials and costs

·         Stock and organize storage and inventory of materials

·         Select and buy paint from preferred vendors

·         Assist in renovation projects

·         Complete the mandatory checklist (Daily, Room, Completed task)

The Standard, East Village is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All employment decisions are to be made without regard to race, color, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, religion, creed, marital status, transgender status, partnership status, familial status, national origin/ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, mental or physical disability or medical condition, handicap, military status, veteran’s status, genetic information, unemployment status, status as a victim of domestic violence, status as a victim of sex offenses or stalking, employment status, sexual or reproductive health decisions, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law (“Protected Characteristics”).

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