PHE Decorating Trainee Painter and Decorator

People and Their Brilliance


Job Description
PHE Decorating Limited is a company that has been operating in the Sheffield area providing a number of solutions to their customers. We are looking to promote the development of a young person that would like to start their career in the decorating sector. 

As a Trainee Painter and Decorator you will usually work on a range of both domestic and commercial projects including re-decorating small or large scale buildings / properties or structures such as schools, restaurants, bridges or building exteriors. You will work closely with the senior painter.

  • measuring surface areas and working out how much paint or wall covering is needed
  • preparing the materials you need
  • stripping off old wallpaper or layers of paint
  • filling holes and cracks and making sure surfaces are level
  • covering surfaces with primer and undercoat
  • mixing paint to the right shade, often using computerised colour-matching equipment
  • applying coats of paint, hanging wallpaper and adding special finishes like glazes or marbling
  • tidying up after finishing, and cleaning your tools
Essential skills, experience, and qualifications
  • Interest in decorating or interior design
  • Pride in doing a good job
  • Attention to detail
  • Basic maths skills to be able to calculate surface area / paint requirements
NB: The role will include long hours standing working indoors and outdoor with physical and repetitive task

Location: The role will be in different sites around Sheffield

Please click the link below to apply, you will not need to upload a CV or a cover letter.