Industrial Blaster/Commercial Painter - We are currently offering a $1,000 sign-on bonus for qualified individuals.

Richmond, VA posted on November 16

Atlantic Constructors is seeking dynamic, motivated, career minded individuals to join our expanding team!  Atlantic Constructors has been recognized as an industry leader in the Mid-Atlantic Region for over 50 years.

Job Title:  Industrial Blaster/Commercial Painter

Reports to: Blaster/Painter Supervisor



Manually blast steel and pipe inside an industrial blast booth and operate standard blast pots, equipment, and other structural sub straight.

Paint responsibilities include surface preparation using brushes, rollers, and conventional spray pots to achieve specifications given by supervisor or job specifications

Essential Functions

  • Uses high air-pressure sandblasting equipment, chemical application, power tools and other abrasives means to remove rust, grease, dirt, concrete, and old paint prior to painting sub straight
  • Prepare surfaces and apply primer to pipe, or steel sub straight structures and equipment for primer/finish coats
  • Prepare and sand rough spots to ensure that finishes will adhere properly
  • Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy
  • Make decisions based on knowledge of trade and supervisor information/instructions
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibility (Direct Reports Y/N) N


  • 2-5 years experience and/or equivalent combination of vocational training and experience
  • Must have a satisfactory driving record, criminal record, and ability to pass a drug screen
  • Ability to read and interpret instructions and document, plan and perform work activities independently
  • Knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Must be able to lift, carry, push, or pull objects weighing up to 50 pounds
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance, and must be able to work weekends, some holidays and flexible hours as necessary
  • Requires overtime as needed



  • Prior military experience 
  • HS diploma or GED equivalent


May require infrequent travel


Atlantic Constructors offers competitive pay and benefits, to include:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401K
  • Paid leave

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