Great Employment Opportunity

Great Employment Opportunity
Full NameNick Graham
Phone(250) 537-6102
LocationSalt Spring Island

Happy New Year everyone! I hope everyone is being safe and enjoying 2021 so far. I’m sure we can all agree that 2020 was a CRAZY year! But this does not mean 2021 has to be!

Last year Student Works Painting was able to be fully functional with 10+ painters and managers. This means we have lots of spots to fill this year! Student Works follows all needed Covid-19 restrictions to keep their employees and clients safe.

Being said, our painting team is looking for motivated individuals to join our spring/summer painting team!
We are looking for the hardest-working, most motivated students(or student-aged people) on Salt Spring Island, BC who want to be a part of a very tight-knit group of awesome people.

This season alone, our team will be responsible for painting 50+ homes which will result in happy clients and crew members.

About the position:

- Fast-paced, fun environment
-Hands-on experience in customer service and communication
-Work outdoors with a crew of 2-3 people
-Working with friends is encouraged, so apply together if you wish
-Training is provided; therefore, no experience is necessary!
-All positions are full-time hourly jobs and can lead to future promotion opportunities within the company.

Position Description:

Painter: This role is a fun and challenging position that is ideal for someone wanting to get hands-on work experience in a valuable trade and make good money over the summer. The ideal individual is hard-working, coachable, have effective communication skills, and enjoys working in a team environment.

Crew Manager: In addition to painting, in this role, you would gain experience in leadership and would run a crew of 2-3 people. Ask to be considered for this if you feel you may be a good fit.

Production Manager: This role requires a Min of 1 year of painting experience. In this role, you will not only be a painter and a crew manager but in addition, you will be in charge of running MULTIPLE crews of 2-3 people. This role is exclusive and has great compensation! Last year my production manager made $25,000~+ in the season. Please ask to be considered for this position.


- Able to work full-time throughout the majority of the summer
-Must have own transportation (Jobsite locations change frequently) (Still apply if you don't - as vehicles are provided sometimes)
-Able to do Manual labor and ladder work required.
-Positive attitude
-At most professionalism and politiness


-Starting rate dependent on experience. Starts at $17/hr for painters.
-Raises based on proven skill after the start date.
-Bonuses will depend on performance and the criteria established by the Manager. Bonuses can range from $400-$2200 depending on the position taken.
- Work with friends, outside all while getting a solid tan!
- Get in shape
- Make like-minded friends in a fun, professional social environment
- Gain a valuable skill that can save you $1000’s down the road. (Average house costs $6500 to paint)
-Our painting systems allow our top painters to make upwards of $20-$28/hour, with our average painter last season making 18$/hr hour.

If you're interested in learning and having a challenging, but fun summer job with your fellow students please email your RESUME and COVER LETTER to I -

Nick Graham
Or call (250) 537-6102.

January 10, 2021 12:03 PM

16 days, 23 hours

Listing ID 2245ffb59b8029e3
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