Metro Aviation
  • 28-Apr-2022 to Until Filled (CST)
  • PAC
  • Mt Pleasant, PA, USA
  • Based on Experience
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance for employee & family insurance premium paid 100% by Metro (if declined, employee will receive $5,000 stipend per year) | Short Term Disability insurance premium is paid 100% by Metro; benefit includes 2/3 of salary for up to 90 days | Long Term Disability insurance offered at a minimal charge; Pays 2/3 of salary for up to age 65 for full disability | 401k = Metro will make matching contributions of 75% of salary deferrals on contributions of up to 7% of gross salary | PTO (Accrued per pay period – 5-15 days annually depending on length of employment) | Sick leave = 6 days per year | Paid Holidays = 7 | Paid workover available | Tuition assistance available


Paradigm Aerospace Corporation International (PAC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Metro Aviation is seeking a Paint Prep Technician at our Part 145 Repair Station located in Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania.

Our mission is to provide the safest and highest quality completions, customizing, and maintenance so that we will:

  • Allow our customers to safely and effectively accomplish their mission profile,
  • Allow our employees to exercise their talents and maximize their potential, and
  • Ensure the financial stability of the corporation.

Our goal is to find qualified candidates who value our mission and contribute to our overall safety culture.


JOB OBJECTIVE

The Paint Preparation Technician is responsible to effectively prepare aircraft body parts for paint completion


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Mixes and applies fillers to aircraft parts and fuselage
  • Applies masking tape over parts and areas that are not to be coated
  • Sand primers and/or fillers on aircraft parts and fuselage
  • Sand and buff completed paint scheme on aircraft parts and fuselage
  • Disassemble parts from aircraft for masking of stripes
  • Ensure all tags are properly filled out and attached to respective parts
  • Preparation parts and paint per customer's specifications
  • Complete tasks assigned by direct supervisor

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES

  • Attention to detail is a must
  • Reliability
  • Possess work ethics of honesty, integrity, and commitment to maintain safe and compliant aircraft
  • Consistently produce quality work setting high standards, team player, good attitude, and be company oriented

*Must be able to pass the OSHA Respirator Medical Evaluation, pre-employment


EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Entry-level experience
  • Paint and body experience a plus

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Mixes and applies fillers to aircraft parts and fuselage
  • Applies masking tape over parts and areas that are not to be coated
  • Sand primers and/or fillers on aircraft parts and fuselage
  • Sand and buff completed paint scheme on aircraft parts and fuselage
  • Disassemble parts from aircraft for masking of stripes
  • Ensure all tags are properly filled out and attached to respective parts
  • Preparation parts and paint per customer's specifications
  • Complete tasks assigned by direct supervisor

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Indoor/Outdoor shop environment with potential extreme hot and cold temperatures
  • Exposure to hazardous chemicals is possible
  • Moderate to a loud noise level
  • Light machinery used

STATUS & SCHEDULE

  • Full-time, 40 hours per week
  • Various schedules available
  • Overtime necessary depending on workload
  • Some travel may be required

*Metro Aviation does not have a Visa Sponsorship program at this time*


Metro Aviation is committed to employees, customers, and the community to promote diversity and inclusion by developing policies, programs, and procedures that foster a work environment where differences are respected and employees are treated fairly.

Metro Aviation prohibits discrimination or harassment of any kind and ensures equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all aspects of the relationship between Metro Aviation and its employees, including recruitment, employment, promotion, transfer, training, working conditions, wages and salary administration, employee benefits, and application of policies.

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