Cabinet Finisher Senior

Job Summary:

  • Under general supervision, prepares, applies, and touches up finish on aircraft furniture using aircraft specifications,

  • designs, and engineering drawings with a high level of safety, quality, detail, and productivity.

  • Assists leads by overseeing projects and providing guidance, assistance, and direction to co-workers.

  • Mentors and trains other Cabinet Finishers.


Job Description
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs complex high-quality repairs to finished surfaces of aircraft furniture in the shop and on-board aircraft.

  • Applies finish to furniture using spray equipment and other manual/mechanical methods.

  • Interprets material specifications to ensure finished product meets design and engineering requirements with a high level of quality and detail.

  • Coordinates with Design group to ensure compliance with customer approved design samples.

  • Complies with and champions Safety, 5S and housekeeping. Ensures the protection of aircraft interiors (PTP). .

  • Mentors and trains lesser skilled technicians.

  • Works to develop and implement process improvements that address safety, reduce cost, reduce cycle time, and man-hours using Lean Six-Sigma tools.

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

  • Assists in developing initiatives to meet individual OGSM requirements, as required.

Additional Functions:

  • Accepts Lead responsibilities when needed. Oversees projects and coordinates with Lead to delegate tasks to assigned technicians.

  • Conducts safety audits and assists team members in doing safety audits.

  • Assists in maintaining shop equipment and associated JSAs.

  • Develops YI@W (Your Ideas at Work) as the opportunities present themselves.

  • Assists in monthly 5S audits.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:

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

  • 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 2nd shift.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED required.

  • 4 years’ experience in wood finishing processes.

  • Experience in aerospace industry preferred.

  • Advanced knowledge of cabinet finishing processes and products.