Aircraft Paint Technician

Position Summary

CubCrafters, an industry leader in light aircraft manufacturing, has an opening for an experienced Paint
Technician. This position will be responsible for detailed painting in accordance with factory specifications.
Painters with industrial or automotive experience are encouraged to apply.

This is not an entry level position. Prior paint experience is required.

Responsibilities

  • Proven record of producing high quality paint finishes with minimal rework.
  • Mixes, blends and thins paint products, per the manufacturers’ instructions.
  • Applies paint to the aircraft exterior surfaces. (Paints include: urethanes, acrylic urethanes, enamels, lacquers and epoxy paints.)
  • Interprets specifications, color sketches, and instructions and plans sequences, and times the paint operation. This may include mixing ratios, surface preparation, papering and masking, drying time, number of coats, etc.)
  • Maintains painting supplies and equipment, including spray guns, air hoses, pumps, paper, and tape.
  • This position also applies registration number, external markings, placards, emergency borders, wing walks, etc. within regulations and specifications.
  • Must be familiar with and understand composite and problem areas on aircraft. Senior painter may also coach, assist, or direct less senior painters within the facility.
  • Documents all work accomplished (a.k.a. sign-off) in a clear, concise and accurate manner.
  • Stripe lay out capabilities would be a plus
  • Occasional overtime may be required.
  • May perform other duties as required by the department

Qualifications

  • Ability to work as a key component in a team atmosphere.
  • Capable of completing assigned tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Responsible for knowing, understanding, following, promoting and continuously improving company policies and procedures.
  • Observes all safety, environmental and general housekeeping rules and policies.

Compensation

An industry-competitive package is being offered for top-notch individuals.

How to Apply

Applications can be downloaded at www.cubcrafters.com. Please send application and resume to:
jill.hargraves@cubcrafters.com

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