Department Of The Navy Bremerton , WA 98314

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You will serve as a PAINTER in the DEPARTMENT OF NAVY to include work sites of Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and IMF and Puget Naval Shipyard and IMF.


Pearl Harbor NSY -

Puget Sound NSY -

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  • You will be responsible for accomplishing the preparation of interior and exterior wood, metal and plastic surfaces of equipment, building, ships, submarines and small craft.

  • You will filling cracks, scaling, washing and imperfections with knifing and troweling compounds and applying conditioning, sealing, decorative, protective and functional paints and coatings.

  • You will be Painting wood, concrete, and metal surfaces of equipment, interior and exterior surfaces of buildings, vessels, and other structures

  • You will be Applying protective or decorative coatings to various surfaces depending on the work assignment

  • You will be Setting up and operating portable and stationary sandblasting and hydro-blasting equipment, including closed cycle equipment such as deck blasters and hydro-blasters, to clean and remove surface imperfections.

Travel Required

Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

Supervisory status


Promotion Potential

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    4102 Painting

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HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment

  • Must be a US Citizen.

  • Must be determined suitable for federal employment.

  • Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.

  • New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit

  • You may be required to be nuclear qualified

  • You must be able to lift and carry sixty (60) pounds and occasionally over sixty (60) pounds

  • You will be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security clearance prior to entrance on duty. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.

  • You will be required to wear personal protective equipment such as helmets, gloves, coveralls, glasses, goggles, respirators and safety shoes continuously for the duration of the work shift.

  • Work is performed in areas where potentially harmful physical and chemical agents are present (e.g. fumes, dust, heat, ionizing and non-ionizing radiation and chemicals). You will be required to participate in medical surveillance programs.

  • This position may require travel from normal duty station to CONUS and OCONUS and may include remote or isolated sites. You must be able to travel on military and commercial aircraft for extended periods of time.

  • Work may require bending, stooping, walking, standing, working in cramped positions, and climbing

  • Referral Lists will be issued on an as needed basis as vacancies occur.

  • Applicants rated ineligible (e.g. due not originally meeting the screen-out element or not submitting proof of eligibility) need to reapply for further consideration.

  • All eligibility and qualifications requirements must be met by the referral cut-off date

  • Work is performed outdoors, often under adverse weather conditions.


Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most trade and labor occupations, you must show through experience and training that you possess the quality level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of the position at the level for which you are applying. Qualification requirements emphasis is on quality of experience, not necessarily the length of time.

Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the job elements and screen out listed below.

This job has a screen-out element which will be used to determine minimum eligibility for this job. Applicants who do not receive a minimum of two points on the screen-out element(s) will be found ineligible. The Screen-out Element for this position is: ABILITY TO DO THE WORK OF THE POSITION WITHOUT MORE THAN NORMAL SUPERVISION

Applicants must meet the requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Job Qualification System for Trades and Labor Occupations (X-118C). Additional qualification information can be found at:

Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.


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