Career Opportunities

Nawkaw Corporation is a world leader in manufacturing and applying stain to concrete and masonry structures. 

Company Details:

Simply put, we do not just hire anyone. In fact, we are very selective! Committed to hiring only experienced painters that are highly skilled in their trade with unwavering reliability, strong work ethic, and a desire to be the best. Nawkaw Corporation strives to maintain a safe and healthy work environment. We require all employees to remain drug-free at all times. To remain compliant on job sites, often times additional certifications are required, such as OSHA, Ariel Lift and Swing Stage certifications. Nawkaw will assist with obtaining these certifications and requires all crew members to be willing to obtain any additional certifications needed to meet safety standards.


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 Nawkaw.

  • Highly Competitive Wages Based on Experience and Performance

  • Paid Training

  • Paid Travel

  • Company Paid Vehicle/Transportation with Fuel

  • 8 Paid Vacation Days after 90 Days of Hire

  • 8 Paid Holiday Days after 90 Days of Hire + your Birthday off with Pay!

  • Per Diem

  • Incentive Programs

  • OT at time and half after 40-hour workweek

  • Full-Time, year-round work

  • Opportunities for Promotions/Advancements

  • 401K Retirement Program

  • Employer-Subsidized Insurance for you and your dependents (Health, Prescription, Dental, Life, Short/Long Term Disability)

IMMEDIATE OPENINGS—Seeking to fill multiple positions! Please follow the link below to our application form to be considered for these positions.

Experienced Painters

EXPERIENCED PAINTERS needed to join our Nationwide award winning teams. If you are a journeyman painter skilled in using a variety of tools and techniques, this is your chance to advance your career! We have plenty of opportunities for SKILLED PAINTERS 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. As an Experienced Painter you will apply our proprietary water-based stain product and other ancillary products to decorate, change the color of and protect concrete, brick, mortar and more on commercial and residential buildings.

 Position Requirements:

  • Journeyman Skill Level Painter

  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation

  • High standard of integrity and professionalism

  • Drug-free at all times

  • Valid Driver’s License with an exemplary record.

  • Self-motivation

  • Ability to work unsupervised while supervising others

  • Some overnight travel required

  • Knowledge of airless spray equipment a plus

  • Ability to mix colors and match existing colors

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Removing previous finishes from surface in preparation for application

  • Faux painting

  • Swing stage and Arial lift certification is a plus (we will certify)

IMMEDIATE OPENINGS—Seeking to fill multiple positions! Please follow the link below to our application form to be considered for these positions.

Crew Chief

The Crew Chief position is responsible for the entire project from start to finish, and will be as much a director on the job site as an applicator. In most cases, Crew Chiefs are in contact with the customer directly more than the sales or administrative staff. This position offers excellent earning potential based on experience and ability.

Position Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License with an exemplary record

  • Self-motivation

  • Drug-free at all times

  • Strong Work Ethic

  • Supervisor and/or management experience

  • Construction, masonry, and/or painting experience

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Knowledge of job site safety and compliance requirements is a plus

  • Knowledgeable of technology and basic office applications

  • Experience training staff

  • Some overnight travel required

  • High standard of integrity and professionalism

  • Able to to obtain job related certifications

Sales Representatives

Our Sales Representatives are the face of Nawkaw. We take pride in knowing we staff exceptional individuals who are passionate about color, architecture, and providing excellent customer service. This position offers travel allowances and unlimited earning potential. Only those with a strong work ethic need apply.

Position Requirements:

  • Valid Driver’s License with an exemplary record

  • Self-motivation

  • Drug-free at all times

  • Experience in painting and/or construction industry a plus

  • Strong work ethic

  • Excellent Communication Skills

  • Public speaking experience

  • Networking and Event Marketing experience

  • Strong math and measurement skills

  • Self motivated


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