Journeyman Master Painter

  • Department: Property Management
  • Location: Sacramento, CA
  • Posted: 07/19/21

The Journeyman Master Painter (P1) will provide expert estimating, planning, repair, and execution of all paint related finishes manifesting as exceptional results. The P1 Painter may work independently or in a team with other trades to successfully complete routine maintenance, paint related construction projects, and other tasks as needed. Tasks include routine primer and paint application, drywall repair and texture matching, application or removal of wall covering, and finishing of wood and various other surfaces. This position may be required to train, coach, and mentor other painters, or potentially help manage a project related to outsourced painters and finishers. All Basin Street Properties employees are required to work in a safe, effective, and professional fashion, always.

The Journeyman Master Painter (P1) works within the Maintenance Department and reports to the Property Manager. All Basin Street Properties staff are required to consider safety first in all aspects of performing their job, including considering the safety of our tenants. Occasional overtime may be required.

Required Functional Knowledge/Skills

  • General cleaning, priming, painting and paint removal, both interior and exterior
  • Conscientious with a great attention to detail
  • Site preparations such a covering fixtures and scaffolding if needed
  • Selects the right materials for each job
  • Drywall repair and texture matching
  • Repairs cracks and holes using the appropriate materials
  • Excellent knowledge of painting material, how to select, mix, match and apply the same
  • Application or removal of wall covering
  • Finish work related to wood and other materials and surfaces
  • Aptitude in using appropriate tools of the trade
  • Skilled with power equipment airless and pneumatic spray equipment
  • Understands the chemistry of materials and knows the compatibility of the same
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints
  • Knows how to successfully work and collaborate in teams
  • Provides professional and courteous customer service
  • Understands the characteristics and hazards of paint finish materials


  • Formal training preferred, or comparable knowledge and experience
  • Computer skills are preferred
  • Must have a valid driver license along with a clean and safe DMV record
  • Understands local, state, federal, and environmental code, and regulations
  • Must have reliable transportation to meet daily and on-call work requirements
  • Excellent customer service skills and communicates in a professional manner
  • Must be reliable and punctual
  • Must maintain a professional appearance
  • Will participate in training
  • Must exhibit proficient communication skills (speaking, listening, and writing)
  • Must be proficient in math and know how to measure accurately
  • Must be knowledgeable in SDS and IAQ related to paint chemistry and odor
  • Provide friendly and professional tenant services support
  • Able to maintain and promote safety practices in all aspects of the position

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Formal certification preferred
  • High school diploma
  • 5 years painting experience preferred



Please include cover letter and resume

ATTN: HR Representative

Basin Street Properties
ATTN: HR Representative
300 E. 2nd Street, Suite 1210
Reno, NV 89501