Component Painter 2

Air Methods Corp.

Englewood, CO

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Job Summary

Prepare and paint fabricated/aircraft parts. Responsible for monitoring and controlling shelf life of paint and related consumables inventory.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities include the following:

• Prepare production parts, assemblies and aircraft parts for paint.
• Prime and Paint production and aircraft parts to blueprint specifications.
• Mask and match aircraft paint for touch up and clear coat.
• Clean paint booth or related areas, change booth filters, and maintain a clean and safe work environment.
• Control paint and related consumables inventory and shelf life.
• Communicate and coordinate projects with other departments, leads and supervisors.
• Coordinate with repair station inspectors for final inspection and sign-off of completed tasks.
• Review completed work and ensure that the completed parts are protected from damage.
• Control and management of essential documentation tasks.
• Maintain proper operation and cleanliness of shop equipment.
• Maintain aircraft, work area and hangar cleanliness.
• Alodine fabricated and or machined parts.
• Maintain and follow shop safety rules.
• Other Duties as assigned.

Additional Job Requirements

• Regular scheduled attendance
• Indicate the percentage of time spent traveling: 0%

Subject to applicable laws and Air Method’s policies, regular attendance is an essential function of the position. All employees must follow Air Methods’ employment practices and policies.

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. In accordance with applicable laws, Air Methods will provide reasonable accommodations that do not create an undue burden so disabled employees may perform the essential functions of the position.

Education & Experience

• High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and three to five years’ related professional experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• One year certificate from college or technical school preferred

Skills

• Ability to apply fundamental concepts and knowledge of priming and painting skills required.
• Can work independently; receive little instruction on day-to-day work. Balances multiple demands and competing priorities.

Equipment Used

• Liquid paint gun
• Respirator
• Grinder
• Polisher
• Related hand and pneumatic tools
• Ladders

This position is subject to drug and/or alcohol testing per the DOT/FAA requirements (pre-employment, random, reasonable cause/suspicion, post-accident).

Salary

  • Hiring Salary Range: $20.51/hr - $25.13/hr
  • Bonus/Commission Eligible: No
  • Benefits: Air Methods provides a comprehensive benefits package.  We believe our benefits should be as diverse as our teammates.  We offer competitive medical, dental and vision coverage along with voluntary accident, hospitalization, and critical illness coverage, short- and long-term disability, life and AD&D, time off programs, pretax and Roth 401(k) with a generous company match, tuition reimbursement, profession training and certifications, dependent care support, EAP and concierge services to name just some of what we have to offer. 

Final compensation for the role will depend on several factors, including a candidate's qualifications, skills, certifications, and relevant work experience and may fall outside of the range shown.


Air Methods is an EEO/AA employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.