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Production Manager

The hired candidate will coordinate and guide painting jobs from scheduling through completion and serve as the serve as the communication conduit between customers, paint sub-contractors, estimators and the owner. Ensure all prospective customers are served with the objective of meeting and exceeding their needs, wants and dreams as it relates to their painting projects and creating a customer for life. Ensure clear communicated between sales, sub-contractors and back to the customer. Develop a close working relationship with the Estimator(s) and the Owner to ensure all expectations set forth are met.

ProTect Painters Values and Customer Service Promise:

  • Quality: Clean, On Time, On Budget
  • Affordability: Professional painting services at honest prices
  • Expertise: Most knowledgeable painting professionals in the industry
  • Nationally recognized, locally owned
  • Integrity: We deliver what we promise and guarantee our work

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensure assigned project(s) are kept on schedule and within budget while meeting clients' needs and delivering a quality product.
  • Identify potential issues and ensure timely decisions are made.
  • Plan, schedule and coordinate painting projects from estimated to complete.
  • Draw up schedules and plans of operation for painting projects in close consultation with homeowners, architects, contractors, remodelers and and other representatives.
  • Solicit proposals from painting subcontractors and keep proper ratios of painting crews to estimators.
  • Coordinating other trades such as: pressure washing, carpenters, stucco repair, etc.
  • Schedule and award sub-contractors purchase orders and change orders as needed.
  • Lead safety meetings and document.
  • Ensure proper documentation control and record keeping.
  • Ensure accuracy in estimates and job costing and facilitate weekly owner payroll reports.
  • Guide project to completion to ensure proper close-out.
  • Communicate the scheduling preferences and needs of the customer to the Owner by making notes in CORE and/or scheduling the job through the Company Calendar.


  • Minimum experience levels vary by location.
  • Diverse expertise with a variety of building types. Experience in residential repainting a plus. Prior experience with residential and light commercial construction a plus. Additional experience with other project types, such as medical office building, schools, office, public sector and related facilities a plus but not required.
  • Budget control and job cost forecasting experience and skills.
  • Experience in ability to prepare conceptual estimates, project estimates, and assist in the preparation of proposals.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, specifications and public contract requirements a plus but not required.
  • Ability to manage, hire and coordinate sub-contractors.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, managers, sub-contractors and clients.
  • Ability to learn and work independently in a fast paced environment.
  • Superb time management, prioritization and organizational skills.
  • Detail oriented and dependable.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent analytical skills, both written and verbal.
  • Proficiency in use of a personal computer and software programs such as Excel, Word and Outlook.

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I acknowledge that I am applying for employment with an independently owned and operated ProTect Painters franchisee, a separate company and employer from ProTect Painters and any of its affiliates or subsidiaries. I understand that each independent franchisee is solely responsible for all decisions relating to employees including and without limitation hiring and termination, and ProTect Painters does not accept, review or store my application. Any questions about my application or the hiring process must be directed to the locally owned and operated ProTect Painters franchisee.