Cabinet Finisher II

Job Summary:

  • Under general supervision, prepares and applies finishes to aircraft furniture using aircraft specifications, designs, and engineering drawings with a high level of safety, quality, detail, and productivity.

  • Assists team members with greater experience to enhance techniques supportive of quality workmanship.


Job Description
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Works under general supervision to prepare furniture for finish and disassembly using blueprints, aircraft specifications and design/engineering drawings.

  • Performs high quality repairs to various finished surfaces in the shop and aboard aircraft.

  • Cleans and polishes blemishes as needed to prepare the aircraft for delivery. Applies finish to furniture using spray equipment and other manual/mechanical methods.

  • Uses various types of sandpapers, polishes, adhesives, masking mediums, solvents, finish materials, hand tools and various power tools to disassemble and finish furniture.

  • Complies with all safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies. Uses personal protective equipment to protect aircraft interior (PTP).

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

Additional Functions:

  • Works with lead and higher skilled technicians to develop and implement process improvements that increase safety, reduce, cost, cycle time, and man-hours using Lean Six-Sigma and other process improvement techniques.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:

  • Possess a working knowledge of employer inspection and process specifications.

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

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

  • Must be computer literate.

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

Unique Skills:

  • Must be willing to work shift assigned

Education and Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED required.

  • 2 years’ experience in wood finishing.

  • Experience in aerospace industry preferred.

  • Basic knowledge of cabinet finishing processes and products.