JR Aircraft Painter

Job Description:

  • Apply finishes to a variety of parts, assemblies and/or completed aircraft.

  • Working from oral and written instructions and established procedures, prepare painted surfaces, spray primers or various paint finishes to parts, assemblies or completed aircraft.

  • Uses some judgment in obtaining desired finish and may work under the guidance and instruction of a Paint Team Leader.

  • Employee uses a spray gun, simple hand tools, Zahn cup and other measuring instruments.

  • Professionally applies paint to surface maintaining finish requirements acceptable to department supervision and quality control.

  • For refurbishment aircraft, applies chemical paint removers.

  • Adjusts and cleans spray gun and paint equipment or other company tools checked out for performing job assignments.

  • Keeps immediate work area clean and orderly and works in accordance with general safety practices.