6432-Spray Painters and Varnishers

Job Title: 

Spray Painters and Varnishers

Job Description: 

Spray painters and varnishers operate spray painting and varnishing equipment to apply protective coatings to manufactured items or structures.


Applying paint as well as protective coatings of enamel or varnish on metal, wooden and other manufactured products, usually with a hand-spraying device

Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) : 

826 - Construction Engineering

Specific Occupations: 

643201 - Industrial Spraypainter
Description : Operates spray painting equipment to paint and apply other industrial coatings to manufactured items.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Metal Coater, Powder Coater, Rust Proofer, Spray Booth Operator

643202 - Vehicle Painter
Description : Prepares surfaces of vehicles, matches and mixes colours and applies paint.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : Yes
Specializations : Aircraft Painter / Aircraft Spraypainter, Automotive / Boat / Car / Coach / Ship Painter, Automotive / Car / Ship Spraypainter, Primer Sprayer, Spraypainter, Vehicle Spraypainter

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa