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Backus Hospital


Norwich, CT

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Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details: Monday Through Friday 7am to 3:30PM

Work where every moment matters.

Every day, over 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues come to work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut’s most comprehensive healthcare network.

For more than 118 years, Backus Hospital has been the primary source of healthcare services for much of Eastern Connecticut. We are home to the only trauma center in New London and Windham counties, and are the only area hospital with LIFE STAR helicopter services. We deliver and coordinate a continuum of high-quality healthcare with the goal of improving the health of our communities.

Performs journey level work in the preparing, painting, finishing and maintenance of a wide variety of interior and exterior surfaces and structures. Responsible for preparation of surfaces for painting and finishing, application of undercoats and finish coats using a full range of application methods and materials including matching paints and finishes. Installation of acrovyn, sheetrock, sheetrock patching and plaster materials. Capable of giving surfaces a level 5 finish. 


Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Experience: One (1) to two (2) years healthcare environment painting experience required.
License and Certification: Current valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.

Ability to read and understand oral and written instructions, and effectively communicate information. Basic computer skills (including opening/reading email, basic internet use).

Ability to read and understand oral and written instructions, to communicate effectively in order to provide information and understand instruction. Knowledge of preparation, painting, finishing and maintenance of interior and exterior surfaces. Basic computer knowledge in order to enter/retrieve data. Works efficiently and organizes time appropriately.

Work is performed in accordance with instructions and procedures, but incumbents must organize the work and set priorities. Requires the ability to exercise discretion and use good judgment to perform duties promptly and consistently with little direction.

We take great care of careers.

With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment.

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