House Painter Sample Resume


As the title suggests, House Painters are responsible for painting the interior and exterior of houses. They remove old paint, smooth the surface using sandpaper, and apply paint, varnish, and stains to change the appearance of the house. Furthermore, they are responsible for analyzing the painting needs of a house, deciding paint color and types, mixing paints, and selecting appropriate painting tools.

To work as a house painter, one should possess in-depth knowledge of paint types and techniques, budgeting skills, physical dexterity, attention to detail, teamwork, and good communication abilities.

A high school diploma or equivalent is generally required to work as a house painter.

House Painter Sample Resume

Josh Bush
142 Ninth Street
Dover, DE 12345
(012) 345-6789
[Email Address]


Highly skilled and dedicated House Painter with 5 years of experience in painting interior and exterior of houses. Proficient at deciding the type of paint in regards to the type of surface. Expert in mixing paint and other materials to prepare the right color or texture. Particularly effective in budgeting and cost estimations. Strong ethics, teamwork skills, customer service skills, and ability to meet tight deadlines.

• Knowledge of different kinds of paints and paint mixtures
• Familiar with various painting tools and techniques
• Familiarity with the safe use of basic hand and power tools
• Colors mixing
• Budgeting
• Time-management
• Organization
• Physically dexterity
• Creativity
• Computer proficiency and good math skills

House Painter
ABC Company, Dover, DE

⦁ Discuss with clients their needs for paints
⦁ Discuss with clients their choice of paint color and types
⦁ Prepare the surface before applying paint
⦁ Select appropriate tools such as brushes, rollers, and spray guns
⦁ Mix paint and other materials to prepare the right color as per the client’s specifications
⦁ Apply paints, varnish, and stains
⦁ Calculate costs and negotiate prices
⦁ Maintain a high level of professionalism for both clients and colleagues

House Painter
XYZ Company, Dover, DE

⦁ Assisted customers in selecting colors for their home
⦁ Decided the type of paint in regards to the type of surface
⦁ Removed old paint from the surface
⦁ Used various hand and power tools to sand the surface
⦁ Used filters to fill holes and cracks in the surface
⦁ Painted both exterior and interior of houses using brushes, rollers, and spray guns

Associate’s Degree in Fine Arts