Nov 01, 2019

Aircraft Painter

  • DynCorp International LLC
  • Andalusia, AL, USA
Full-Time Defense Facilities Logistics Program Management Transportation

Job Description

Job Summary

The Aircraft Painter prepares the aircraft for paint related operations by performing tasks safely within schedule while meeting quality expectations.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Prime small parts, and various surfaces according to required specifications.
  • Mask, sand, and prepare aircraft for paint application.
  • Apply glazing and sealing compounds in preparation for final painting.
  • Mix paints, primers, etc. according to specifications.
  • Paint assemblies (including metal, fiberglass and composite material), detail parts, and apparatus related to ground support.
  • Strip paint and prepares surfaces as required.
  • Perform miscellaneous paint operations and applies decals.
  • Maintain a neat and orderly work area, supports the company 5S and Lean Initiatives Programs and complies with safety regulations.
  • Perform other duties as requested

Knowledge & Skills
  • Knowledge of preparation and painting of aircraft, support equipment, and allied components.
  • Knowledge of aircraft and/or company forms required by work requirements.
  • Ability to work independently with good decision-making skills.
  • Excellent communication and people skills.
  • Able to prioritize workload to maintain schedules on assigned projects.
  • Basic computer data entry skills required for use of maintenance and logistics databases.
  • Good working knowledge of aircraft painting, FAA regulations, and technical publications.
  • Working knowledge of aircraft safety requirements and how to operate portable firefighting equipment.
  • Ability to read, interpret, and comprehend schematic diagrams, drawings, charts, and technical publications

Experience & Education
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Two (2) or more years recent paint experience, automotive or aircraft.
  • Basic knowledge of different paint systems and application process.
  • Experience in applying military tactical paint coatings.
  • A&P License preferred but not required.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment
  • Is required to climb, stand, stoop, bend, stretch, crouch and work in tiring and uncomfortable position.
  • Frequently lifts parts and equipment up to 20 pounds.
  • Occasionally lifts objects up to 50 pounds. Most heavy lifting is accomplished through the use of mechanical devices.

  • As required by Task Order Performance Work Statement.


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