Position: Painter Foreman

Positions Available 2
Industry Oil & Gas
Location 611 Torbay Road, Suite 1
Hourly Rate N/A
Salary N/A
Start Date 4th Sep 17
Contract type Contract
Reference ID 11721
Contact Shauna Pierce shauna.pierce@puglisevich.com

Position details

Issued: 01-Oct-01

Revision Date: 25-Apr-11

Offshore Painter Foreman

REPORTING: Reports to the Barge Supervisor, Chief Mate or Master

SUPERVISION: Supervises the Painters

LOCATION: Offshore location



  • High school diploma or equivalent. Work experience and demonstrated ability of oral and written communications may be substituted in lieu of formal education.
  • Extensive work experience in Industrial Painting and Corrosion Prevention
  • Basic Survival Training
  • H2S Alive
  • WHMIS 2015
  • First Aid
  • Fall Protection
  • Confined Space Entry
  • CAPP Medical
  • Regulatory Awareness
  • Scaffold Erection Training
  • Must pass drug screen and fitness assessment

BASIC FUNCTION: Supervise the cleaning, preparation and painting of all areas of the rig and ensure that painting activities are carried out in a safe and efficient manner



  • Plan and prioritize all painting projects. Coordinate activities with supervisors and other department heads
  • Provide paint crewmembers with relevant instruction for current and forthcoming painting activities
  • Ensure that all paint crewmembers are fully conversant with painting and corrosion prevention procedures
  • Monitor surface preparation and painting procedures to ensure compliance with paint manufacturer’s standards and specifications
  • Ensure that all painting tools (brushes, rollers, spray guns, etc) are correctly maintained and fit for intended purposes
  • Ensure that all scaffolding used by the paint crew are properly erected according to manufacturer’s instruction
  • Ensure that spills and accumulated wastes are cleaned up and take all necessary actions to prevent tripping and slipping hazards
  • Maintain all power tools, cables, hoses and fittings in a good condition
  • Forward painting progress report to shore based Paint Superintendent, where applicable
  • Ensure proper inventory control of paint goods – maintain adequate supplies onboard at all times
  • Supply information to assist in formulating the paint budget for the rig


  • Incorporate the THINK process into all tasks, whether working alone or as part of a team
  • Participate in the START process
  • Call a Time Out for Safety (TOFS) whenever an unplanned hazard or a change in the expected results is observed
  • Carry out assigned duties in a safe manner according to Company policies and procedures
  • Maintain a safe area for task assigned. Stow all tools and equipment at the end of each tour so as to avoid safety hazards for other operations
  • Ensure proper safety gears are used during work activities and assist in maintaining safety items, material, and equipment in proper working condition
  • Participate in emergency drills and respond to emergency situations as per designation on station bill
  • Report any incidents, potential hazards or abnormal situations to supervisors
  • Attend the weekly safety meetings. Actively participate in all pre-tour meetings as required


  • Meet the training requirements according to the applicable training matrix
  • Participate fully in the annual performance appraisal process
  • Mentor, develop and train crew members to ensure they are competent to work at their next job level
  • Train the painting crew to ensure all personnel are competent to perform their allocated job.

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interview will be contacted.

Company Info

Company: Puglisevich