top of page

Aircraft Painter I - Savannah, GA

Savannah, GA

Job Description

Job Requirements:
• High School Diploma or GED required.
• 1 year of painting experience required.

Position Purpose: The Aircraft Painter I prepares the aircraft for paint-related operations by performing tasks safely, within schedule, while meeting quality expectations.

Essential Functions:
• Mask, sand, and prepare aircraft for paint application.
• Apply glazing and sealing compounds in preparation for final painting.
• Operate and maintain all types of preparation and priming equipment; mix paints and primers.
• Perform leading edge sealant work in final detail.
• Comply with all safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies. Use personal protective equipment and ensure
aircraft interior is protected (PTP).

Additional Functions:
• Properly care for and maintain shop equipment and tools as assigned.
• Comply with Paint shop standard practices.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:
• Working knowledge of paint processes and products (lacquers, enamels, epoxies, urethanes, and acrylics).
• Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
• Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation.
• Able to pass Pulmonary Function Test to obtain respirator certification.
• Ability to use tools, equipment, and materials in the aircraft painting process.
• Able to climb ladders and stairs, perform close tolerance work, work in small spaces, lift up to 40 pounds, and work any shift.
• Must be computer literate.

bottom of page