Cabinet Finisher Senior

Dallas, TX

Job Description

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.