Tradesmen International, Inc. Scenic Artist in Orlando, Florida


Tradesmen International is seeking highly motivated craft professionals to join our team. If you’re a Scenic Artist and want to work alongside other proven craftsmen who emphasize safety, productivity and superior craftsmanship, this is your chance to advance your career! We are recognized internationally as a leading source for reliable, skilled craftsmen with thousands of employees serving the world’s top contractors. With more than 5,000 active clients, we have plenty of great job opportunities for Scenic Artist who are among the best in their field. We offer consistent work, top pay, benefits and safety training to our employees.


  • Painting backdrops, murals and many other elements on film sets

  • Working to briefs set by Production Designers

  • Ordering any materials needed and overseeing the installation of their work

To do this role, you will need to:

  • have excellent, comprehensive artistic and scenic skills

  • know about basic scenic painting techniques, layout and paint application skills, and colour mixing

  • be talented in the fine art skills of sketching, rendering, and painting

  • be skilled in techniques such as marbling, ragging, wood graining and texturing

  • have a good understanding of art history, period styles, motifs and architecture

  • interpret Designers' small-scale ideas and develop them into full-scale reproductions

  • handle scenic painting materials safely

  • work independently but also as part of a team

  • work to deadline

Scenic Artists are usually briefed by the and/or the to produce one or several scenic works for films.

These could be anything from cloud backdrops or the backdrop of a city such as New York or London, which is to be viewed out of a set window. They also paint any murals or paintings required and touch-up or finish work carried out by the painting team. They may also paint complex prop pieces.

They are responsible for scheduling their own work, buying in the necessary supplies, and translating the Production Designer's vision into reality.

Scenic Artists must ensure that their work is carried out to the agreed standards and deadlines. They assist at the load in (putting in place), and strike (taking down), of all their work.

They must follow strict health and safety guidelines, carry out their tasks in a safe work environment, and clean up and dispose of any waste in their work area.

You will need to be a highly-trained artist with art school qualifications and have a good understanding of art history, architecture and colour theory.

You will need extensive knowledge of the health and safety legislation and procedures relating to working with paints.

Company Details

Tradesmen International, America’s elite skilled labor force, is seeking experienced Scenic Artists to join our team. We are recognized internationally as a leading source for reliable, skilled craftsmen with thousands of employees across North America. With more than 5,000 active clients we have a plenty of great opportunities for skilled construction carpenters that want to be the best in their field. We offer consistent work, top pay, benefits, and employment opportunities in most major markets throughout North America.

In addition to consistent work, top pay, and employment opportunities, we provide a benefits package that is among the best in the industry. Our comprehensive benefits encourage our employees and their families to build a lifelong relationship with us. Please call the office at (407) 854-7801 to schedule an appointment.

  • Vacation Pay

  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs

Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability

Recruiter Name

Aaron Morris



Req ID 2018-182675IN

Category Painter - Journeyman

Travel No

Job Board IN

Location US-FL-Orlando