Employment Bulletins

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Master Painters Association of Vic Ltd and the Finishing Trades Association of Australia is not responsible or liable for any action taken on the basis of information in these publications.

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March 2017

24/03/2017- Looking for an apprenticeship

My name is William Joseph Afif and I am over 21 years old and I am looking for an adult apprenticeship in Painting. I have a drivers licence.  I have also completed a cert 11 in carpentry and just finishing cert 11 in plastering.  I have over 5 months basic painting experience on the job and would like to make it my career. The closest campus to me will be Melbourne Polytechnic in Epping To contact me my number is 0449859924.


20/3/2017- Need painters

MPA member looking for experienced painters asap- Please contact Sid Coyle on 0406 628 992


15/3/2017- Need painters

MPA member looking for experienced painters asap- Please contact Stuart Deardon on 0414 582 004


December 2016

01/12/2016 – Needs a spray painter

Member is looking for spray painters for high end work.  Immediate start

Call Andrew on 0417322335


November 2016

29/11/2016-Needs painters

Painters needed as soon as tomorrow. Would be great if already part of Incolink & CBUS


Contact Maria on 0433 811 156


23/11/2016 –Needs painters/Subcontractors

Member needs a couple of painters for a few months- May have work until May 2017

Please send email to Chris at info@sterlingpainters.com.au


04/11/2016-Needs painters/Subcontractors

Member needs painters asap. Please contact Stuart on 0414 582 004



October 2016

11/10/2016 Needs painters/Subcontractors

Member is looking for  subcontract painters to work in the Inner Eastern Areas. Contact Jan on 0417 783 126


September 2016

06/9/2016- Needs painters/Subcontractors

Subcontractors needed in North Caulfield Area

Must have own tools and transport

Must have white card

Immediate start

Contact Sam on 0430901910


02/09/2016-Needs painters/Subcontractors

Member looking for a few subcontractors . Work ongoing until end of 2016

Experienced painters,  ABN, tools and transport.

Must have white/red card

P: +613 9018 6513

M: +61 413 061 924

E: info@southyarrapainting.com


01/09/2016- Needs painters/Subcontractors

Member looking for a subcontractor . Work available until end of 2016. May lead to fulltime job on wages

Experienced painter, ABN, tools and transport.

Must have white/red card

Contact Damien on 0418 365 236


August 2016

29/8/2016- Needs work

33 year old painter brushand looking for work, has 5 ys experience, ABN holder, white Card, own transport and basic tools. Lives in Heidelberg Heights. Please contact Abu on 0421 1819 42


18/08/2016-Needs an apprentice painter

1st / 2nd year or Pre Apprenticeship completed -Full Time position – immediate start

We’re based in Nunawading, sites are mainly throughout the Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne and at times beyond.

Sites include:

  • Schools
  • Community centres
  • Residential homes
  • Childcare centres
  • Council buildings and facilities


  • Drivers licence and vehicle
  • Good communication skills
  • Reliability
  • Good eye for detail
  • Willing to learn and take direction
  • Able to work overtime when required

If you’re interested in this position, please send through your resume and cover letter in support of your application to:




01/8/2016- Needs Workers

Member looking for a painter or brush hand

Someone on wages or subcontractor for short or long term work

Would be happy to work with a member in the mean time.

Contact Frank on 0407 110 069


01/8/2016- Looking for an apprenticeship

My name is William  and I am 21 years old and I am looking for a apprenticeship in Painting. I have a drivers licence and I am willing to undertake my apprenticeship as a painter after the 1st of November because I am going overseas on the 28th of August. I have completed a Cert II in carpentry but wish to be a painter. The closest campus to me is Melbourne Polytechnic in Epping . Please contact me on 0449859924.


July 2016

27/7/2016- Looking for work with a Commercial Company

Qualified painter looking for work on wages-

Resume available from MPA office

Please contact Peter on 0412 499 892



March 2016

09/03/2016- Needs workers

South Yarra Painting is looking for experienced, enthusiastic, committed subcontractors who can work over the Easter Period from Thursday March 24th to Monday March 28th (5 Days)

The job is an interior re-paint in Eastern suburbs.

Excellent rates for the right individuals

Ring Simon on 0413 061 924 and leave a message with your experience and contact details.

W: www.southyarrapainting.com

E: info@southyarrapainting.com


02/3/2016 –Needs workers

Member Looking for a permanent qualified painter or 3rd or 4th year apprentice. Contact Murat from Fresco Painting  0407 302 088


Feb 2016

23/2/2016-Needs workers

Member looking for experienced/qualified painter for fulltime work on wages. Mornington Penninsula and surrounds. Contact Mike on 0412993243


Dec 2015

17/12/2015- Needs Workers

Member is looking for painters -sub contract work , to begin in Mid January. Wants quality painters for city job. Happy to have members or their employees for short term.

Please contact Michael on 0408 339 336


14/12/2015- looking for work

Ali is professional painter . Experienced in exterior, interior, repaint and new. Has car, tools and ABN. Email:  alibahrami993@yahoo.com or call Ali on 0421711471 .


01/12/2015 –Looking for work

Painter looking for work over xmas until end of January only, Has own vehicle, Qualified Painter, Lives in Burnside Heights

Happy to travel anywhere. Contact Chris  0420 241 321


Nov 2015

19/11/2015- Needs Painters

Member looking for 1 to 5 subcontractors for work  in San Remo, Western Suburbs and Melbourne City. Contact Syd on 0406 628 992


18/11/2015- Needs Painters

Member is looking for 1 or 2 subbies over the xmas period.  Please contact Stan on 0439 076 484


17/11/2015- Needs painters

Member needs a few painters for a couple of weeks. Work South East suburbs. Experience in repaint. Subcontract work at set price or hourly rate.  Happy to work with other members

Contact Steve on 0417 380 384


16/11/2015- looking for work

I am looking to start an apprenticeship as a painter & decorator in the Berwick area.  I would like to do either domestic or commercial work.

I am 19 years old and have no experience with painting. I am happy to do a few days work or some casual work over the Christmas period to gain experience and maybe employment as an apprentice.

I will have my drivers licence in early 2016 and will have white card by the end of November 2015.Please contact the MPA office or Adrian on 0432 187 402


16/11/2015 Needs a painter ( MPA member preferred )

Builder needs an experienced and qualified painter for on going repaint and some restoration works.  Must have red/white card, all insurances etc.  Prefer a member of the MPA . Great Hourly rate for the right person. He has ongoing work until middle of next year. 4/5 days every week at different jobs.  Please contact Mark on 0409195 964


16/11/2015 Looking for work ( team)

I am Jaweed and I have a crew of 4 painters and I am painting subcontractor. I have 8 years experience as a painter. I have worked commercial, domestic and repaints. We provide a very high quality finish on time. My contact number is 0422674710 and alternatively you can email me on jbaqeri90@gmail.com  I will be a great part of your team and I hope to hear from you soon.


13/11/2015 looking for work

Tickets – drivers licence, red / white card.
I am an adult looking for work as a brush hand. I reside in Pakenham but happy to travel for work if right job.  I have an ABN but no tools and would prefer casual or full-time but willing to discuss options. I am available over Xmas
I have done labouring, carpentry and painting before but have limited experience. I am hard working and reliable.  Please contact me anytime.

Cailin Saunders – 0401 844 056


13/11/2015 looking for work

I have a white card and I am ready to start now. I am 22 and looking for work as a brushand. I’ve had 5 months experience approx and love the industry. Happy to work as a casual to start off,  but hoping for a full-time job in the future. I am an energetic and enthusiastic person and can work independently or with a team.  I reside in Carlton and I am looking for work in the City or Northern Suburbs. For a full copy of my resume, contact the MPA office or contact me(Michael) direct on  0452 369 435.


11/11/2015 Needs painters

Member Superior Property Maintenance has a few jobs available in several Melbourne suburbs.

Sub Contractor urgently needed. Interior & exterior painting. Attention to finishes.

Work available immediately right through to Feb/March

Call 0414 410 414 or email superiorpm@optusnet.com.au


11/11/2015 Needs painters

Member ECI has  positions available in in Victoria, Melbourne.

Fulltime – wages- ongoing training provided

Position available immediately

Call 0419 325 674 or email eci@netspace.net.au


11/11/2015 looking for work

Vangeli is 27 years old. 3 years  painting experience. Has car licence, white card. Experienced  brush hand.  Moved from SA and was working with MPA member. Looking for full time employment. Happy to work as a subcontractor short term. Domestic or commercial. Ready to start now. Need more information contact Tracee at the MPA or Contact Vangeli Kouts direct on 0416577228.


06/11/2015 Needs painters

Member looking for experienced painting subcontractor for work scheduled over the Xmas holidays.   Job will be in the Toorak area.  There is work available from now until early next year for the right person.  May lead into full-time. Please contact Susie on 0418997152



Oct 2015

21/10/2015 Needs painters

Member looking for up to 5 subcontractors for semi commercial work.  Work available in Clayton, Caulfield, Lara, Bendigo just to name a few.  Immediate start for the right person/s.  Happy to work with other members and their teams.  Please contact the Operations Manager – Andrea on 0423 588 335


20/10/2015 Needs painters

Country member looking for leading hand.  Great package including car and fuel.  All work close to home. Looking for qualified painter who wishes to move to the country for a great family lifestyle. Close to the Murray and only few hours from Melbourne.  Happy to do a months trial.

Please contact Tracee at the MPA office for more information.  03 9813 5922


19/10/2015 Needs painters

Looking for Painters,  Working Eastern Suburbs

Must have Red Card/White card

Call Jurgen 0418333976


08/10/2015 Needs painters

Member looking for qualified painter, with white card, abn, own vehicle for short term contract, could lead to further jobs,  work all over Melbourne.  Contact Andrew on 0412 834 200



Rebecca is looking for  a brushand job, part time or full-time.  Is over 25 and does have licence but no car but has close access to public transport.  Has minimal experience but very keen.

Contact the MPA office for resume or Contact Rebecca on 0499 818 254


1/10/2015 Needs painters

Member looking for Qualified Painter or excellent Brush hand for  3/ 4 weeks sub contract work in Hastings area to start in a week.  Happy to work with another member.  May need a Police check but that can be arranged. Contact Chris on 0418 314 383


1/10/2015 Needs painters

Member ECI has positions available in in Victoria, Melbourne.

Fulltime – painter and decorators

ECI PAINTING CONTRACTORS PTY LTD provides ongoing training and upskilling to their employees.

Is this the right job for you and you wish to perfect your skills, contact Julie or Elio

on 0419 325 674 or email your resume to eci@netspace.net.au