Painter & Finisher

Due to our recent expansion we have an opportunity to take on cabinetmakers to join our team.

 

Ideal furniture cabinetmaker candidates will have a high level of attention to detail, be motivated, proactive and have a positive attitude

 

These positions are based at our new workshop in Lower Dicker, East Sussex and you will be joining a small talented team of experienced cabinetmakers who have years of experience making bespoke kitchens & furniture.

 

As a painter & Finisher you will need following skills:

 

As a Paint Sprayer you will be responsible for a variety of functions including managing jobs that are scheduled for spraying in a well planned manner, ensuring you have everything required to keep good work flow and assistance with stock levels and waste management.

Sprayers Duties & tasks are to include the following: 

  • Work towards understanding different paint colours, standards required, application and maintaining equipment.

  • Ensure all surfaces are prepared & free of grease, dirt and dust before painting to achieve the Paint finish required.

  • Observe experienced sprayer using different coatings and quality of finish to be achieved.

  • Prepare, rub down & de-nib timber ready for painting

  • Touch up any defective areas of painted items

  • Apply masking tape correctly when spraying two-tone paint or unpainted areas.

  • Move work in & out of spray shop

  • Keep spray shop clean & tidy

  • Change spray-shop filters under the observation of the paint sprayer

  • Clean nozzles, containers and hoses of machines.

  • Maintain stock levels of standard paint colours, including primer and Westbury white

  • Check paint received/delivered.

  • Ensure there are sufficient consumable products required; masking tape, cotton rage, thinners, filters etc.

  • Ensure you follow current health & safety requirements: wearing ear defenders, goggles, masks & gloves where applicable

Requirements

  • Experienced in paint spraying would be beneficial but training can be given.

  • Have knowledge of and experience using water-based paints and pre cat lacquers and paint.

  • Candidate will be required to follow health and safety requirements; wearing breathing apparatus, ear defenders, goggles and gloves where applicable.

If you are interested in a career as a cabinetmaker, please send your CV and a short covering email to us at careers@willowtreeinteriors.com, or contact us on 01435 863844 for further information.