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Painters and Coaters – Industrial  (NOC 9496)
Capitale-Nationale Region
Description |  Titles |  Duties |   Related Occupations

Painters and coaters in this unit group tend and operate machines or use brushes and spray equipment to apply paint, enamel, lacquer or other non-metallic protective and decorative coatings to surfaces of various products. They are employed by manufacturing companies, specialized coating shops and refinishing establishments.

assembly painter, automobile painter – motor vehicle manufacturing, aviation painter, bathtub refinisher, coating machine operator – industrial painting and coating, dip tank attendant, enameller, industrial products painter, manufacturing painter, paint machine operator, paint systems operator, production painter, robotic spray paint attendant, rustproofer, motor vehicle, spray paint operator, spray painter.

Painters and coaters in this unit group perform some or all of the following duties:
  • Select appropriate paint or mix paints using automated paint mixing equipment according to a pre-determined formula
  • Tend or operate equipment to clean, wash, strip, sand, remove corrosion, fill dents or otherwise prepare items for application of paint, lacquer or other protective or decorative coatings
  • Tend or operate automated spray paint, dip or flow coating equipment or other mechanized painting or product coating application equipment
  • Operate hand-held spray guns to spray paint or coat stationary items or items on moving conveyor system with protective or decorative coatings
  • Paint small items and apply touch-ups using paint brushes
  • Clean and maintain painting and coating, ventilation, compressed air and personal protective equipment
  • May prepare and apply stencils, computer-generated decals or other decorative items on finished products.
Included Cities in Region | Service Canada Offices

Québec, Beauport, Charlesbourg, Donnacona, Saint-Raymond, Baie-Saint-Paul, Beaupré, Cap-Rouge, Château-Richer, Clermont, Donohue, Lac-Saint-Charles, La Malbaie--Pointe-au-Pic, L'Ancienne-Lorette, Loretteville, Pont-Rouge, Portneuf, Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré, Saint-Émile, Val-Bélair, Le Moyne, Plage-Rhéaume, Sainte-Anne-Ouest, Sault-à-la-Puce

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Outlook & Prospects for Painters and Coaters – Industrial in Capitale-Nationale Region

The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.

Provincial Employment Potential Information

The following table identifies employment conditions within Québec.

Limited : LimitedFair : FairGood : Good
Table on the employment potential for Painters and Coaters – Industrial in Capitale-Nationale Region as well as in the rest of the Québec.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Abitibi-Témiscamingue Region <Not assigned> 2011-12-21
Bas-Saint-Laurent Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2012-10-16
Capitale-Nationale Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2012-10-22
Centre-du-Québec Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2012-11-13
Chaudière-Appalaches Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2012-11-21
Côte-Nord Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2012-12-12
Estrie Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2012-11-21
Gaspésie -- Îles-de-la-Madeleine Region <Not assigned> 2010-12-31
Lanaudière Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2012-11-26
Laurentides Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2012-11-06
Laval Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2013-05-29
Mauricie Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2012-11-23
Montérégie Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2012-10-30
Montréal Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2012-12-12
Nord-du-Québec Region N/A N/A
Outaouais Region <Not assigned> 2012-10-15
Saguenay--Lac-Saint-Jean Region Good   (3 of 3 stars) 2012-11-27

Additional Provincial Prospects

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Provincial / Territorial Labour Market News

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