Automotive Painter, Central Shops

Universal Orlando
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Job Details

  • Location: Orlando, FL, 32885
  • Date Posted: 2 weeks ago
  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Category: Manufacturing/Production
  • Req Number: R572657
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JOB SUMMARY: To provide comprehensive scenic painting service in a workshop facility which will be instrumental in maintaining and expanding the visual portion of the guest experience at Universal Orlando Resorts.


  • Paint various props (ex. - wood graining, aging, textures) to match existing surfaces.
  • Perform layout, sculpting, theming and painting of various props from Artist direction and/or conceptual drawings.
  • Perform air brush and conventional spraying, fades and blending.
  • Perform cosmetic fiberglass repairs and gel coats utilizing various materials.
  • Documentation of paints and procedures used in modifications and repairs.
  • Understands and actively participates in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established UO policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

SCOPE: Responsible for a thorough knowledge of paints, performance characteristics and correct application techniques in order to meet Artist intent.


  • High school degree or GED is required.
  • Associate’s degree (AA) or equivalent from two year college or technical school is preferred.


  • Required:
    • 3-5 years’ experience in theme painting and air brush painting.
    • Color matching and blending of new to existing finishes is necessary
  • Preferred:
    • 5-7 years proven experience in a similar work environment dealing with critical paint issues
    • Knowledge of all phases of paint, fiberglass and sculpting are needed to be successful in this job classification
    • Free Style painting is a plus.

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