Ascension Health Painter - Plant Operations in Southfield, Michigan

We Are Hiring

Painter - Plant Operations 001 - Full-Time,Rotating - Providence Hospital - BU 34014 - Southfield,MI -Monday - Friday, weekend rotation -This is a collective bargaining agreement union position.

Why Join Ascension?

St. John Providence Health System is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.

Our Mission, Vision and Values: St. John Providence Health System, as a Catholic health ministry, is committed to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals in the communities we serve, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable.

Our Values: We are called to: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication

Our Vision: Our passion for healing calls us to cultivate trust, advocate wellness, and transform healthcare.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with St. John Health-MI, you will have the opportunity to performnecessary painting and refinishing of exterior building surfaces, inside walls, furniture and equipment.

You will:

  • Demonstratepersonal commitment to the organization’s core values through active involvement in the quality improvement process.

  • Preparesurfaces for painting. Requirewashing, scraping, sanding, and the filling of nail holes, cracks, and joints with putty, plaster, or other filler.

  • Applycoats of paint, varnish, enamels, to decorate and protect interior and exterior surfaces, trimmings and equipment of the hospital. Uses paint brushes, rollers, and scrapers. Refinisharticles, such as cabinets and doors.

  • Selectpremixed paints. Blendand mixes paints and stains as needed.

  • Spreadcloths or canvas over floors and furniture to protect them from spattered paint.

  • Keeprecords of time spent per job and materials used.

  • Performroutine plastering work as assigned.

  • Performall other duties and projects as assigned.

  • Demonstratesafe work practices and attitudes, followsafety rules, workto prevent unsafe conditions and behaviors, and participatein organizational and departmental safety programs.

  • Specific Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Demonstrateeffective written and oral communication skills consistent with mission and values.

  • Demonstrateinterpersonal skills necessary to interact effectively with all levels of the organization.

  • Ability to demonstrate friendly, courteous, professional customer service behaviors and provide service recovery in an accommodating manner consistently.

What You Will Need


  • On-the-job, vocational, trade school, etc required Journeyman card preferred

Work Experience:

  • Four (4) years as a professional painter preferably in a hospital required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. John Providence Health System is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.

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Reasonable AccommodationSt. John Providence Health System provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within St. John Providence Health System will be reviewed at the e-mail address supplied.Thank you for considering a career with St. John Providence Health System.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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