Aircraft Painter II

Job Summary:
The Aircraft Painter II works under minimum supervision to safely prepare, paint and detail aircraft according to schedule
using company quality standards and operating procedures.​


Job Description
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Safely perform aircraft preparation, painting, and detailing of aircraft under minimal supervision. Coordinate with supervision and Inspection to ensure compliance with internal and FAA paperwork, signoffs, and quality specifications.

  • Follow standard operating procedures when using tools and equipment such as dual action sanders, hydraulic lift platforms and paint sprayers. Properly care for and maintain shop equipment and tools.

  • Follow standard operating procedures when using sealants, paint strippers and corrosion-preventive chemicals and use protective equipment as required.

  • Comply with safety rules and procedures and be alert for unsafe conditions. Address unsafe conditions before putting people or property at risk.

  • Use the material tracking system to create parts demand, track squawks and to sign-off work.

  • Assist with aircraft movement in hangars.

  • Offer continuous improvement ideas/participate in continuous improvement activities.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.

  • Able to use tools and equipment associated with the aircraft painting process.

  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation.

  • Able to pass Pulmonary Function Test to obtain respirator certification.

  • Able to climb ladders and stairs, work in small, restricted areas, lift to 40 pounds and work any shift.

  • Must be computer literate.

  • Working knowledge of paint processes and products (lacquers, enamels, epoxies, urethanes, and acrylics) is necessary.

  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.

Unique Skills:

  • Must be willing to work 1st shift

Education and Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED required.

  • 2 years in related paint processes.

  • Aircraft industry experience preferred.

  • Valid Driver’s License required.