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AMP United, LLC Industrial Painter in Bakersfield, California

AMP United is currently seeking to fill several vacancies for trades labor to support our preservation group in San Diego.

Experienced industrial painter needed to support Navy projects in and around the San Diego waterfront. Experience working with various types of epoxies, urethanes, and plural component applications. Ability to use abrasives to sandblast with mineral grit, steel grit, and stainless. Ability to work from heights or in confined spaces is a plus. Any SSPC certifications are a plus as well: C7, C12, C14, or CAS certifications. Use of power tools and brush and roller techniques are also a plus. Competitive pay with per diem available.


The Industrial Painter executes multiple types of coatings jobs. Responsibilities include performing on-site sandblasting and painting and accurately advising painter helpers when needed. Constantly monitoring their progress to ensure they deliver a quality product that meets all criteria in the specifications.



  • Is 100% committed to making sure all employees go home safe

  • Follows the AMP United Safety Polices

  • Maintains continuous emphasis on safety and the AMP United safety culture


  • Presents themselves in a professional manner

  • Performs various sandblasting and paint applications within the advised specification that will include blast cleanliness and dry film thickness of all coatings.

  • Mixing material within the parameters shown on the manufacture?s product data page and customers specification.


  • Trains painter helpers the right way to help ensure all applications are performed to the highest feasible level of quality

  • Inspects their own work to ensure the application provided meets the specification prior to inspection.

  • Performs daily environmental monitoring, wft and dft. of the coating application if needed.


  • Minimum 3 years experience working in industrial coatings

  • Excellent verbal communication skills

  • Presents a professional image and helps supervisor lead by example

  • Team leader ? Able to lead & motivate a team of painters. Willing to do what it takes to make the team successful; works well with others and promotes a quality product to ensure projects are performed in a timely manner and within the allotted estimate.

NCCER, NACE and SSPC certs are a plus but not required

Very competitive pay and benefits available based on experience.