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860-834-5500 Manchester, CT

Painter Apprentice

Zoe’s ProEdge Painting is seeking to hire Painter Apprentices (no experience required!) for full- or part-time employment with our successful team. Come join a company that wants to work with you, that cares about your professional and personal growth, and that has quick advancement opportunities for every employee. We want you to love your job!

Zoe’s ProEdge Painting is a women-owned and operated home improvement business with an awesome team and a great reputation for success! We paint residential interiors and exteriors with occasional commercial work. 


  • Structured on-the-job training – no experience necessary (gain practical and technical skills, work experience, industry knowledge, etc.)
  • Stable, full-time, year-round work
  • A diverse and inclusive workplace (women, minorities, and young workers encouraged to apply!)
  • Amazing team environment and company culture
  • Equal opportunity for ALL employees
  • Performance bonuses
  • Wage increases and rewards for skills gained
  • Holidays and weekends off (overtime hours available and optional)
  • Gym reimbursement
  • Ongoing education and training (on-the-job, classroom, online)
  • Safety incentive program
  • Uniforms and tools provided
  • Encouragement of ideas and hard work
  • Company outings (BBQ’s, bowling, golfing, holiday parties and more)
  • Performance reviews done regularly to keep you moving up the ladder as quickly as your capable of, which means lots of room for career advancement!
  • Opportunity to learn and work in other skilled trades: Carpentry, Tile Setting, Flooring Installation, etc.

Please Note: Health/retirement benefits are currently NOT available, but are expected to be offered in the near future.


  • Self motivated and driven
  • Passionate – having a genuine interest in the industry and trade
  • Motivated, enthusiastic and eager to learn
  • Detail oriented – master technical skills and practical technique
  • Professional and hard-working
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Able to work independently and as a team
  • Communicate effectively – listen, ask questions, express concerns, be engaged and attentive
  • Ability to regularly adapt to different situations and environments
  • Look at mistakes as an opportunity to learn & improve


  • Meet high standards of quality work and complete tasks within the timeframe given by the Team Lead and/or Project Coordinator
  • Learn and follow preparation procedures (i.e. masking, sanding, caulking, sealing, etc.)
  • Learn and perform painting functions (e.g. paint ceilings, doors, soffits, fascia, shutters, etc.)
  • Learn and perform wallpaper removal, drywall patching, skim coat, and other repairs
  • Maintain a high level of cleanliness and organization
  • Use and move ladders, scaffolding and power equipment (i.e. sanders, sprayers, power washers, etc.)
  • Comfortable working at heights over 20 feet
  • Take and adhere to all health and safety precautions
  • Performs other support duties, as assigned


Job site location varies. Employees must be able to reliably commute to the office (in Manchester, CT) and the surrounding area (i.e., Vernon, Glastonbury, Tolland, Coventry, South Windsor, etc.) on a regular basis. This job is best suited for someone who enjoys a regular change of scenery.


Employment will begin with a paid 2-week training/trial period to assess skill level and ability to fulfill the requirements of the job. 

After the trial period, the painter apprentice will be hired at $15 per hour. Apprentices can expect regular wage increases with increased skill and level of responsibility on the job. 

Thank you for your interest in Zoe’s ProEdge Painting. To apply for an open position, please answer the questions below and click, “Submit Application” when finished. We’ll be in touch soon!

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A smart-phone is a must with fluency in texting and apps.
We are based in Manchester, CT and work in the surrounding area.

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Equal Opportunity Employer. Female owned and operated. Women and military veterans are encouraged to apply.