Painter - Facilities Maintenance

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


Location:  US:PA:Hershey

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Days
Hours: 7:48a - 4:18p




Responsible to repair damaged plaster and drywall. Apply protective and decorative coatings and finishes to walls and equipment. Apply finishes to furnishings and casework produced by others. Install and repair wallcoverings.



High School Diploma or GED required.
1 year job related experience in the painting/decorating field required.
Must have good oral and written communication skills, moderate math skills and excellent color rendition skills.
Valid Drivers License required.
Operation of tractors, forklifts, bucket truck, high lift and other types of equipment preferred.
Must complete a written skills demonstration requiring 75% passing grade and a hands-on skills test.


Able to stand & walk frequently; sit occasionally.
Able to lift/carry 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally.
Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-100 lbs occasionally.
Able to reach frequently; climb occasionally.
Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.

*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.




If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report.  This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.


Penn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.


Union: Teamsters