Journeyman Painter

Sesame Place Philadelphia

$1000 Sign On bonus Jump into exciting opportunities that ensure a memorable and positive experience for our guests.

Sesame Place is a place of thrills, fun and positive, lasting memories. And that’s just what it’s like to work here! As a key member of our painter team, you’ll play a major role in bringing happiness and excitement to people from around the world. If you’re dedicated, dependable and driven to make our scenery come to life, this is place for you!

What you get to do:
As a Painter with Sesame Place, you'll be responsible for:
  • Performing commercial painting related maintenance work, to include but not limited to: brush & roll, airless spray, pressure washing, ladder / high reach work, wall/surface prep and other miscellaneous painting activities
  • Scraping, sanding, filling, and otherwise preparing surfaces of interior and exterior walls, woodwork, and metalwork of building equipment and facilities such as tables, cabinets, rooms, halls, auditoriums, roofs, fences, and apparatus for painting and finishing
  • Erecting, rigging, moving, and working from scaffolds, swing stages, and extension ladders
  • Mixing colors in oil or vinyl based paints and other paint finishes matching, blending, harmonizing, and contrasting as specified colors and consistencies.
  • Using brushes, rollers, and spray guns to apply the required number of coats of paints, enamels, varnishes, lacquers, or other protective or decorative materials on a wide variety of surfaces such as wood, metal, glass, plaster, brick, stucco, cement, and wallboard.
  • Cleaning, adjusting, maintaining, and making minor repairs on painting power tools and equipment to ensure their safe and efficient operation
  • Meet or exceed All EHS Requirements and Quality Standards while performing job activities
  • Performing other duties and work in other areas as assigned

What it takes to succeed:
  • Knowledge and physical ability (lift 50 lbs./climb ladders up to 35 ft./work a heights up to 300 ft.) to perform commercial painting functions in a theme park environment
  • Knowledge Of: Brush, roller, and spray painting practices, processes, tools, and materials; Application of protective and decorative paints and finishes to a variety of surfaces; Methods of preparing various surfaces for painting, repainting, finishing, and refinishing; Safety precautions required for the application, handling, and storage of painting materials ;Safety regulations pertaining to erecting and working on ladders, swing stages, rigging, and scaffolds; harmful effects of hazardous or toxic materials and the protection and safeguards required when working with or controlling such materials.
  • Skilled in use of tools and equipment of the trade
  • Ability to work rotating shifts to include nights, weekends, holidays. Available to work overtime when required by supervisor or manager
  • Valid Drivers License

The perks of the position:
As part of the SeaWorld family, you’ll enjoy a fun, fast-paced environment and great teammates, as well as:
  • Paid Floating Holidays
  • Accrual based Paid Time Off
  • SEA Employee Complimentary Park Tickets and Passes
  • SEA Park Discounts on Food and Merchandise
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401K plan
  • Voluntary Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Benefits
  • Dependent and Health Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Legal Assistance Plan

Join the team!
If you’re looking for the opportunity to make the most of your abilities in a one-of-a-kind setting with an entertainment industry leader, we’re looking for you!

More Information

Sesame Place Philadelphia

Langhorne, PA


Full Time Hourly

Commensurate with experience