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Painting Jobs: Why Pursue a Career with MB Jessee? !

Painting Jobs: Why Pursue a Career with MB Jessee?

Finding a job in the San Francisco area can be tough. Finding a good job can be even tougher! If you are looking for a good job that can become a rewarding career, MB Jessee might be the perfect place for you. We are currently hiring all levels of painters, from beginners to experienced professionals.

Have you ever thought about working for a professional painting company?

What we are looking for is not the world's best painters (we can train you to be that!); rather, we are looking for great people who work hard, get along well with a team, and have a teachable attitude.

What Makes MB Jessee a Good Career Choice?

At MB Jessee, we are strongly motivated to keep our employees happy. When they feel they are treated well, they are more conscientious, motivated, and reliable, leading to better results for our customers. Additionally, satisfied painters stay with us for the long-term, which means that we retain a skilled, experienced workforce.

Some of the benefits of working with MB Jessee as a professional painter include...

  • Year round work
  • Excellent pay
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Sick pay
  • Kaiser medical insurance
  • 401k retirement
  • Superior training

What Kind of Training Do New Painters Get?

When we hire new painters, we put them through a carefully-designed apprenticeship program to help them become skilled in all areas of their work. This includes teaching and practice in our shop, as well as supervised on-the-job teaching and implementation. We cover a full range of topics in training:

  • Surface preparation
  • Ladder usage
  • Equipment usage
  • Equipment maintenance
  • Paint products
  • Sandpaper and tape usage

Our training program is not impersonal and standardized; instead, we focus on helping each individual develop his or her maximum potential in small-group settings. You would have a hard time finding any painting company who trains their employees more thoroughly than MB Jessee!

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Ongoing Training for Excellence and Career Advancement

Once a painter has left the apprenticeship stage, the training is not over. We conduct regular safety lessons and daily safety discussions. When a painter wants to learn a specialized skill, such as stucco matching or spray finishes, we provide this training by appointment.

Also, experienced painters who want to become crew leaders can get additional training in a variety of topics for career advancement:

  • How to conduct safety huddles
  • How to sell additional work
  • Jobsite setup and management
  • Customer relations and communication
  • Job sequencing

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Apply for a Painting Job with MB Jessee!

If you think MB Jessee might be a good fit for you, please contact us! You can fill out our online job application, or call our office at (510) 655-7000 if you have any questions. We look forward to hearing from you!

Based in Oakland, CA, MB Jessee provides residential and commercial painting services to the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Customer Reviews

“Matt, Julie & Ricardo, I just wanted to take this opportunity to thank the three of you for the wonderful job you did in hosting the SFBA NARI Chapter Meeting on Wednesday evening. Everything was perfect from beginning to end. Members and guests alike walked away with a truly positive experience. The "painter for a day" and the cookies in the paint cans were an absolute brilliant touch and received rave reviews. What a wonderful way to do such positive marketing. Thanks again for a truly memorable experience for our members and guests. You are valued as a NARI member.”

— Judy Tufo, SFBA NARI Executive Director

“Awesome work by highly experienced, professional painters. They were: Conscious about the amount of time it would take. Ours had a lot of pre-work and took 3 weeks. Accommodating when we added a few last-minute changes Understanding when a heatwave hit and we remove some of the plastic sheeting over windows, which they had to put back up the next day. Accessible, especially the on-site crew (Hi Jose & Victor!) -- always answering questions and checking in. The end result is a perfect paint job that makes our 94-year-old house look brand new. I would definitely hire MBJ again”

— Stacey R.
Oakland, CA

“MB Jessee just finished our exterior and we couldn't be happier with our experience. The foreman (Pedro) and lead painter (Ricardo) were incredible to work with: they communicated scheduling clearly, Ricardo was a joy to be around every day, the showed up early every day, were incredibly tidy and did great paint work. The final walkthrough experience was incredible. Pedro pointed out items I missed demonstrating a clear desire to complete another quality project. I highly recommend them. As others have noted they definitely aren't the cheapest but you quickly realize that you're getting what you pay for. The 3-year guarantee is also a nice touch since there are likely touch-up items that will show up after the job is done.”

— Joshua J.
Oakland, CA

“Very easy to work with, they did an outstanding job with our project of re-painting our painting our kitchen cabinets. Given the scope of the job and that our kitchen is roughly half of our upstairs living area they did a fantastic job of minimizing the mess. Workmanship was top notch, would definitely recommend.”

— Vince Scola

“In September, MBJessee finished painting two sides of our 3-story condominium building (six owners). We were impressed by the professionalism of the company and every one of its workers, Matt Jessee couldn't have been more helpful in planning the project. His painters were well-trained, easy to communicate with and eager to please. In addition to painting the stucco, they made extensive repairs on windows and frames, which will save us considerable money in the future. They finished earlier than anticipated, with as many as five men working on the job, and the scaffolding came down the next day. All of us were delighted with the results. Now my husband and I are looking forward to having MB Jessee paint our own apartment later this month. Matt and Gustavo (who will be our crew leader again) have explained how they will work to make the painting proceed smoothly while we're living here, and they have been endlessly patient with our protracted decision-making process. If you look at their website, you'll learn that MB Jessee is an exemplary company that takes good care of its workers as well as its customers, and contributes public service projects to the community. All in all, we can't recommend MB Jessee highly enough.”

— Jayne W.
San Francisco, CA

“MB Jessee painters are stellar! As a designer I've worked with numerous companies over the years, and MB Jessee is a top-notch firm. From the first phone call to the final clean up, every person is courteous, professional, and hard working. The owner, Matt, is a charitable leader who has instilled his team with integrity and honesty providing the customer with a first class experience at a fair price with a paint job that is guaranteed to last. I highly recommend MB Jessee. Thank you Matt and your STAR crew-Daniel, Rigoberto, Vicente, Edy, Pedro, and Mario, for a job well executed! Cynthia Brian, ASID, Starstyle® Productions, llc”

— Cynthia Brian
Morgan, CA

“The painters at MB Jesse are top notch! Cesar's team was super friendly and helpful. They were very polite and accommodating. Their expertise in everything painting related was evident in their attention to detail and efficiency painting tricky spaces. The apartment looks brand new!”

— Adam Swisher

“I loved working with M.B. Jessee from start to finish on a relatively small paint job that grew a bit. I felt in very good hands from the moment Matt Jessee came out to give me the estimate and talk about my job. He was very easy to talk to and he handled my changes very well. Then the actual work done by Rigoberto and Mario was impeccable. They were neat and meticulous and the paint job looks beautiful. I could not have asked for more and when I did, they accommodated me 100%. I will not hesitate to call M.B. Jessee again and to refer them to friends.”

— Nancy Kurkjian

“The finish on my kitchen cabinets had failed, becoming tacky and grimy around the handles. M B Jessee gave me a reasonable quote, far below some others, and did an outstanding job, striping the original varnish and refinishing with a new lacquer finish. The cabinets look like new. Work was done 1 day faster than estimated. The crew was extremely hard-working, considerate, and neat. Highly recommend M B Jessee.”

— Thama B.
San Francisco, CA

“High quality work from a pleasant and qualified staff. Thank you!”

— Paul Markovich

“I cannot imagine finer painters--and I have worked with many. They work exceptionally hard. It is a joy to see their workmanship!”

— Alicia R.
Oakland

“Matt, We are very happy with how all of the painting worked out. We were extremely impressed with the quality of the work in the bathroom. I liked working with Victor, he and Marvin were extremely conscientious about doing a great job, not just the minimum. I know the front door took a lot longer than you'd expected. But they did it PERFECTLY. We never thought it could turn out like that! Thanks again for the great work. We'll be calling you again in the future!”

— Craig
Alameda, CA