To layout, mark and perform the more complicated painting assignments on new delivery and customer-owned aircraft, to meet Quality Control inspection and customer acceptance
To interpret drawings provided by Sales Department and customers for the layout and masking of logos, stripes, and registration numbers
Prepare cost estimates of materials, labor, and time to complete touch-up, stripes, logos, and registration number changes
Working from oral and written instruction, regularly perform painting rework on the completed aircraft (both exterior and interior surfaces), using extreme care to avoid overspray damage to other areas of the aircraft
Frequently involves matching of some special paint finishes applied in the field, both foreign and domestic
Use and adjust, clean and service spray guns, paint pots, hoses, and other spray equipment
Apply fillers, prep, prime, and paint small and large surfaces to include items as large as fuselage, tails, and wings
Perform blends as needed
Keep inventory of supplies and order in advance to assure needed items are on hand
Work with internal customers to assure aircraft is on schedule and within budget
Perform other related duties as required
High School education or equivalent is required.
Use of simple arithmetic together with simple drawings and specifications and some measuring devices.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.
Cessna Aircraft Co