SUMMARY: Prepare, layout and paint commercial aircraft under limited supervision.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The duties include the following items: • Proficient in all phases of decorative finishing of aircraft exteriors and in the use of HVLP paint application systems. • Interprets all customer supplied paint drawings and applicable data. • Layout colors and logo per customer drawings. • Document all work performed. • Assist with cleaning and stripping aircraft components as required. • Keeps work areas safe and clean. OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: • Helps train new employees, • Perform other duties as assigned.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY: N/A
SAFETY RESPONSIBILITY: Duties shall include observing all company, health, safety and environmental rules, ensuring that employees are provided with full information on area specific safety orientation, identify all unique hazards, and provide employees with the proper equipment to carry out their jobs in a safe manner. Also, the entire work area must be routinely inspected so as to maintain a high standard of housekeeping and low incidence of physical hazards and all accidents must be promptly reported.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE (general): • Ability to read and interpret documents appropriately such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. • Ability to carry out instructions issued verbally and written. • Ability to communicate orally and in written form. • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE: • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred. • Minimum five years experience in commercial aircraft painting to include recent hands-on experience in the procedures, practices, inspection methods, materials, tools, machine tools, and equipment generally used in the work for which the station is rated. • Must hold an appropriate current airman’s or repairmen’s certificate in accordance with FAR 65
PHYSICAL EFFORT AND DEXTERITY: While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be required to sit; use their hands and arms; and talk or hear; and focus on objects close up. The employee will also be required to stand; walk; and sit.
The employee may be required to lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
ENVIRONMENT: Normal business office conditions generally prevail. The noise level is usually low to moderate. Employee may be working in a cubicle, enclosed office, or open area. Floor may be carpeted or bare.