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Production Painter Senior in Savannah, GA at Can-Tech Services

Date Posted: 6/18/2018

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Job Description

Production Painter Senior

Location: Savannah, GA
Salary: TBD – based on experience
Contract Duration: 1 Year + (up to 4 years)

Unique Skills:
• Aircraft Painting Experience

High School diploma/GED
A Q-Stamp is required if applicable to respective work area
Five (5) years painting/paint preparation experience

Position Purpose:
Assuming a lead role in the paint area, effectively prepares and paints major sub-assemblies and other parts of aircraft in production according to specifications and schedule requirements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Perform technical evaluation to establish sequence of operations and ensure correct method of manufacturing, assembly, installation, and detail components
2. Troubleshoot any problem area concerning department tooling, production assembly, and aircraft systems
3. Perform a variety of activities including preparation of surfaces, mixing paints, and painting aircraft, small parts, and various surfaces according to required specifications
4. Check all work and ensure a defect free assembly prior to final inspection
5. Apply specialty coatings, topcoats and clear coats; buffs out inclusions; completes new tasks with minimum impact to production schedule
6. Instruct and assist other team members in interpretation of blueprints, work orders, sketches, and operation sheets to comply with requirements
7. Maintain and use all logs and records for EPA reporting
8. Monitor and record equipment readings (pressure, humidity, oven temp history gauges etc.)
9. Perform layout and masking as necessary
10. Mix paints, primers, etc. according to specifications
11. Paint major assemblies (including metal, fiberglass and composite material), detail parts, and apparatus related to ground support
12. Strip paint and prepare surfaces as required
13. Perform miscellaneous paint operations and applies decals
14. Maintain a neat and orderly work area, supports the company 5S and Lean Initiative Programs and complies with all safety regulations
15. Demonstrate Gulfstream Manufacturing competencies in the Employee Effectiveness Review.
16. Work closely with Senior Operations Coordinator and may assume limited duties in Coordinators absence
17. Ensure good housekeeping and safety procedures
18. Provide guidance and training to more junior members of the department

Other Requirements:
1. Requires knowledge of tools, equipment, and materials used in painting trade and methods of mixing paint colors
2. Proficiency in current personal computer based software
3. Extremely proficient in technical evaluation, application methods and processes
4. Must be able to meet the physical requirements of this position
5. Must be able to work any shift

Please submit resume to Akila at:


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