UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Specification for Class

PAINTER LEAD

UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP

8856 (WFSE Skilled Trades)

BASIC FUNCTION

Lead painters and others to perform journey-level painting and related work.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Lead class of series. Assign work at a project or job location, instruct other assigned workers, correct and specify methods, and perform skilled painting work.

TYPICAL WORK

Regularly assign, instruct and check the work of others; assist in selection, evaluation and discipline of others;

Assure adherence to safety rules and precautions by assigned personnel;

Prepare preliminary cost estimates for painting and finishing work;

Develop methods and procedures to be followed by assigned personnel;

Perform the duties of Painter;

May perform work in other trades;

Perform related duties as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified

One year of full-time experience as a journey painter or equivalent trade skill. May require valid State of Washington driver's license.

Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.

New Class: 1-3-73
Revise Class: 6-22-87
Revise MQ: 7-2-90
CSR Class Conversion (mc): 06-01-05