Sandblaster/Painter - Full TimeApply Now Apply Later Job ID: 713871BR Location: Anaheim, California, United States Business: Disneyland Resort Date posted: 10/23/2019
(Local, Southern California applicants sought - NO RELOCATION OFFERED.)
The starting pay rate for this position is $27.54 per hour.
Those in the Sandblaster/Painter classification maintain the sandblast booth, clean and change out blast media, order approved blast media, and are responsible for regulatory inspections that meet compliant requirements. They also set up the booth for sandblasting steel, stainless steel, wood, fiberglass, and glass for a variety of components. This position is also responsible for the maintenance of the ice blaster and the set up of the ice blaster to blast steel, stainless steel, fiberglass, and wood on a variety of components. The Painter aspect of this position requires preparation of surfaces prior to application of paints and coatings to buildings (interior and exterior), Attraction vehicles, vendor carts, trash cans, benches, and a variety of other components. Assists in drywall preparation. Prepares and finishes surfaces to journeyman and Disney standards of paint application.
Responsibilities:• Demonstrated ability to sandblast a variety of substrate material, steel, stainless steel. wood, fiberglass, and glass. • Working knowledge and skills to perform white-metal-blast cleaning, commercial-blast cleaning, and brush-off-blast cleaning. • Demonstrated ability to use basic craft tools (brushes, rollers, mixers, spray equipment, plaster and patching trowels, sanders, ladders, etc.). • Working knowledge and skills to perform surface prep for painting (sanding, scraping, cleaning, patching of walls (patching of a multitude of substrate material i.e, fiberglass, wood, carbon steel), and caulking of dissimilar joints and areas of windows, doors and trim). • Working knowledge of paints and coatings (latex, high performance solvent base 0 voc urethane, stains, primers and patching compounds); mixing colors, tinting, toning and blending to match an existing painted/colored surface using the proper type of paint. • Ability to work with plastic and fiberglass fillers. • Working knowledge of using scaffolding, ladders or other equipment to meet safety standards for working at higher levels. • Ability to measure surfaces and area to determine required materials for particular tasks. • Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally when interacting with customers, other Cast Members and Guests. • Ability to work independently and in concert with other Cast Members and is expected to coordinate efforts and function as a team member.
Basic Qualifications:Schedule Availability - Must be open to any shift, including holidays, weekends and with any combination of days off. Technical Abilities • The experience to perform the duties listed under “Responsibilities” above • Ability to sandblast wood, light-sufficient to lightly clean the surface with slight exposure of wood grain. Medium-to uniformly expose the wood grain. Heavy-to deeply expose the wood grain, on all types of structures, wood beams, barrels, crates, props, cabinets, siding, decking per WDI & SQS direction. Ability to sandblast glass for an etched look. • Competencies to perform painting, coating, and paper hanging techniques for buildings and exterior facades, including posters and temporary signs. Also should possess the knowledge of and ability to install non-skid tape to a wide variety of substrates. • Ability to remove and apply non-skid materials.
Additional Information:Those assigned to the Sandblaster/Painter position are required to attend an annual Hearing Conservation Training class, Respiratory Protection Training class and a Lead Awareness class. They are also required to submit to an annual medical evaluation, fit test, audiometric exam, and a semi-annual Lead/Zinc blood test.
About Disneyland Resort:
When Walt Disney opened Disneyland on July 17, 1955, he said he hoped it would be “a source of joy and inspiration to all the world.” Since then, the Disneyland Resort has welcomed more than 800 million guests, expanding to become an approximately 500- acre, multifaceted, world-class family resort destination, complete with two renowned Disney theme parks, three hotels and the exciting shopping, dining and entertainment area known as Downtown Disney District. Through a combination of creativity, technology and innovation, the resort brings storytelling to new heights, and Disneyland Resort cast members play an integral part in bringing that Disney magic to life for thousands of guests every day.
About The Walt Disney Company:
The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.
This position is with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Disneyland Resort.
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.