Construction Painter

Commercial Painter

Maintenance Painter


Minimum 10th standard pass

Freshers or up to 2 years of work experience as metal sprayer

The tasks a Metal Sprayer is expected to perform include:Controlling portable flame spray equipment Applying corrosion resistant coatings such as zing or aluminium on object like plates, tanks and other structure using spray equipments

Ensuring that the metal structure gets desired level of coating thickness

Well-versed in cleaning and removing roughness from the surface of the object to be coated using sandblasting equipment

Proficient in selecting nozzle to accommodate size of wire to be melted and sprayed and screws nozzle into place on metalizing gun


Well-versed with connecting hoses from gun to air compressor, tanks of oxygen and fuel gas

Proficientinsynchronizingthespeedofwirefeed,airpressure and flow of oxygen and fuel

Knowledge of igniting gases to melt wire and release compressed air to spray molten metal onto work pieces

Proficient in directing spray over surface to obtain desired coating thickness

Adept at applying sealing material on coated surface for decoration or further protection

Well-versed with all the safety measure to be taken while working

Knowledge of flame-spray non-metallic objects like glass or plastics


Will be updated

Good vision

Physical flexibility


Good arthmetic skills

Ability to work in standing position for long hours

Hardworking and persistent

Time management skills

It need one to be on their toes

May need to handle team of assistants

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time and contractual jobs are available in some cities

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 9/10 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company

Shift system is not available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needsThis job is suitable for candidates with One Leg (OL), Low Vision (LV) and those who have their Hearing Impaired (HH)

This job is listed as midly hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act 1948 (section 87)

Health risks include exposure to toxic chemicals, metal fumes, noise, dusts, standing for long periods of time, stress, slips and falls, etc.

Occupational hazards include physical injuries, respiratory diseases, hearing problem, cardiac/kidney diseases, burns, depression and anxiety, heart diseases, head ache, back pain, infection, fatigue, etc.

For freshers INR 10,000 to INR 15,000 per month

For candidates with 1/2yearsofexperience-INR15,000 to INR 25,000 per month

For candidates withover2yearsexperience-INR25,000 to INR 35,000 per month

(These figures areindicativeandsubjecttochange)

Overview of Building, Construction and Real Estate Sector in India

Construction Industry plays a major role in the economic growth of a nation and occupies a pivotal position in the nations development plans. Construction industry in India is highly unorganised and employs most labourers, second only to the agriculture sector. Indian construction industry employs more than 45 million people either directly or indirectly and its market size was about INR 7674 Billion in 2012-13. Out of the total industry market size Infrastructure constitutes 40% and real estate contributes the remaining 60%.

Real estate in India is one of the largest and fastest growing sectors and it is expected to expand at a CAGR of 19 percent in the next five years. Indian real estate sector is valued at INR 4551 billion in 2012-13 and is projected to reach INR 13,250 billion by 2023. By 2025 the sector is expected to generate employment for more than 17 million individuals in the country. Projected levels of urban and rural housing shortage, expansion plans of offices within Tier-II and Tier-III cities, increasing consumerism in retail sector, growing hospitality infrastructure and tourism will drive the demand for this sector in India.

Indian infrastructure segment is expected to be valued at over INR 4774 billion by 2017 and INR 8674 billion by 2023. With over 1000 PPP projects in the country at an estimated project cost of about US $97 billion in the pipeline, infrastructure sector in India is poised for tremendous growth momentum in the years ahead.

Thus with rising urbanization, increase in demand for residential and commercial real estate and rising infrastructure expenditure by government, the market value of construction sector in India is projected to expand up to INR 11954 billion by 2017. It is estimated that sector will employ more than 76 million employees by 2022 an additional creation of 31 million jobs by 2022 out of which 5.44 million jobs will be for profile like painter, metal sprayer, and other building completion and finishing segments worker.All these factors indicate good job opportunities for Metal Sprayer and other professionals.

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