7132-Spray painters and varnishers

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Spray painters and varnishers
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Job Description: 
Spray painters and varnishers operate spray painting and varnishing equipment to apply protective coatings to manufactured items or structures.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) preparing surfaces to be coated using a variety of methods to remove grease, dirt and rust
  • (b) painting cars, buses, trucks and other vehicles, and applying varnish and other protective coatings
  • (c) applying paint as well as protective coatings of enamel or varnish on metal, wooden and other manufactured products, usually with a hand-spraying device.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Manufactured articles painter
- Vehicle painter
- Varnisher


Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Metal painting machine operator -8122
- Wood painting machine operator -7521
- Building painter - 7131
- Decorative painter- 7131
- Signwriter- 7316

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