Aircraft Production Painter I

Aviation Technology Associates

Job title:

Aircraft Production Painter I


Aviation Technology Associates

Job description

Aviation Technology Associates (AVTECH) is looking for a Production Painter I in Savannah, GA

Position Purpose:

Under supervision, effectively prepare and paint major sub-assemblies and other parts of aircraft in production made according to specifications and schedule requirements.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

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).

As an ideal candidate to join the AVTECH team, you will meet the following:

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • 1 year painting experience.

Other Requirements:

  • A 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.

Additional Functions:

  • Properly care for and maintain shop equipment and tools as assigned.
  • Comply with Paint shop standard practices.

Required Unique Skills:

  • Sanding, masking, priming.

Shift: First

The estimated pay rate for this position is $25.66 per hour.

By submitting your resume, you are agreeing to have AVTECH submit an application on your behalf to the company we are hiring for. Must be a US citizen or permanent resident.

Expected salary

$25.66 per hour


Savannah, GA

Job date

Fri, 28 Jul 2023 22:15:00 GMT

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