Aircraft Prep Trainee in Savannah, GA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 2/19/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Savannah, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/19/2021

Job Description

JobID: 381503

Johnson Service Group (JSG) is actively seeking Aircraft Prep Painters with entry level experience for a long-term contract assignment in Savannah, GA. The A/C Prep Trainee works along side higher level employees to assist with the preparation and painting of aircraft.

Job Duties and Responsibilities of the Aircraft Prep Painter are as follows: Other duties may be assigned 

  • Assists in the preparation of the exterior surfaces of aircraft for application of primer and topcoat.
  • Use various masking materials to protect windows, external probes, antennas, and other required areas.
  • Sand and wash the aircraft surface as directed.
  • Assist with and applies corrosion preventative materials to the aircraft.
  • Apply primer and sanding surfacer to aircraft.
  • Uses tools to sand primer and sanding surfacer in preparation for base coat.
  • Comply with all safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies.
  • Use personal protective equipment as required.
  • Use (PTP) to ensure aircraft interior is protected.
  • Properly care for shop equipment and tools as assigned.
  • Comply with Paint shop standard practices.
  • Perform other duties as required.
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation. 
  • Able to pass Pulmonary Function Test to obtain respirator certification. 
  • Ability to use tools, equipment, and materials in the aircraft painting process.
  • Able to climb ladders and stairs, perform close tolerance work, work in small spaces, and able to lift up to 40 pounds.
  • Experience may be offset by completion of Technical Certificate in paint and refinishing and/or successful completion in current year youth apprenticeship program sponsored by company, in area of expertise.

Education and Experience Requirements:

High school diploma or GED.
Paint experience in a technical environment or trade school preferred. 

If Interested, please apply 


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