Chipton-Ross is seeking 6 Aircraft Painters for openings in North Charleston, SC
RESPONSIBILITIES: Prepares exterior surface of aircraft for painting. Makes necessary patterns, performs layout and applies prescribed primers, paints and finishes to exterior of aircraft. Applies aircraft finishes and external markings to aircraft sections. Major Tasks: -Prepares exterior surface of aircraft for painting. Performs masking, stripping, washing of aircraft sections and components. Selects, blends and mixes paints, inks and coatings to specifications. -Paints aircraft interior, exterior and piece parts to engineering and customer specifications. Applies aircraft finishes and external markings to sections. Coats areas inaccessible to hand sprayer using brush or roller. Coats surface of parts, assemblies and finished products with protective or decorative materials. -Verifies quality of work per appearance document and performs visual inspections of paint and equipment. -Performs rework and touchup painting utilizing spray and brush per specifications. -Operates mechanical lifts and elevated work platforms to access work. -This position requires an individual to work at heights utilizing fall protection equipment. Candidate must be able to obtain Fall Protection Certification. See Fall Protection Regulations - OSHA 1926, 191066, 1910 Subpart D.