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Exterior/Finisher – Aircraft Paint Technician Trainee

Date: Jun 16, 2022

Location: Tucson, AZ, US

Exterior/Finisher – Aircraft Paint Technician Trainee-TUC01125



At Bombardier Aerospace, our employees work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we’ll provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. Your ideas are our fuel.

With an average of over 300 sunny days per year, Bombardier Business Aircraft’s Tucson Service Center is surrounded by stunning mountain ranges and desert landscapes. Celebrating over 40 years of operations in Tucson, Arizona, the service center occupies almost 1 million sq ft of total hangar space and is the largest of Bombardier’s nine aircraft service centers. The facility services both Bombardier commercial and business aircraft. Since its inauguration in 1976, the facility has been located at Tucson International Airport, a strategic location and a key local partner. The 247,000 sq ft Business Aircraft facility is equipped to perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance, modifications, including interior modifications, avionics installations, customized exterior paint, and Aircraft on Ground (AOG) support for Bombardier Learjet, Challenger and Global aircraft. The Service Center has received certifications from CAAC, FAA, EASA, Argentina (Military), Bermuda, Canada, Cayman Islands, Hong Kong, India, Mexico, Qatar and South Africa.

Bombardier has an exciting opportunity available for an Exterior/Finisher – Aircraft Paint Technician Trainee based in Tucson, AZ.

In your role, you will:

- Prepare aircraft and / or component parts by performing surface preparation tasks prior to application of primer and topcoat

- Learn how to perform and document all work performed per appropriate manuals and regulations as required

- Learn how to perform additional work on drop-ins and planned maintenance within the facility during slow periods of unplanned work if required

- Learn how to interpret and work with mechanical engineering drawings


As our ideal candidate,

- You are willing to learn and follow procedures, and have a basic understanding of power tools and shop machinery

- You have safety and quality awareness and can learn effectively and continuously by working with a wide variety of means (coaching, training, on-the-job learning and stretch assignments)

- You can work with all teams/shifts in order to manage work effectively and efficiently

- You demonstrate a sense of urgency and purpose when executing task assignments

- You can adapt well to the need of schedule and/or work assignment changes as needed and does so with a positive attitude

- You demonstrate the ability to interpret and work with mechanical engineering drawings

- You have basic PC skills and the ability to communicate in English in both written and verbal form on individual and / or aircraft status

*This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Please continue to monitor our website and apply for additional positions for which you are qualified and may be of interest to you.

Your ideas move people.

Job: Production/Assembly/Maintenance
Primary Location: US-AZ-Tucson

Zip Code: US 85756
Organization: Aerospace
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
21.01.2022, 3:57:07 PM

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Nearest Major Market: Tucson

Job Segment: Facilities, Mechanical Engineer, Aerospace, Maintenance, Operations, Engineering, Aviation, Manufacturing