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Exterior/Finisher - Aircraft Painter

Date: Jul 19, 2022

Location: Tucson, AZ, US

Exterior/Finisher - Aircraft Painter-TUC01033



At Bombardier, 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 Painter based in Tucson, AZ.

In your role, you will:

- Adhere to Bombardier General Work Requirements for factory, shop and/or hanger positions
Comply with environmental health and safety policies / procedures.

Participate in 5-S activities.

Perform all work in a safe and timely manner.

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

Install sealant and erosion tape

Apply primer and topcoat.

Layout aircraft to customer specifications

Inspect, perform touch-up and polish painted surfaces for a finished appearance

Perform and document work performed per appropriate manuals and regulations

Assist with maintenance at off-site locations as needed

Assist with moving aircraft into bay as needed

Remove aircraft panels for inspection as needed


As our ideal candidate,

You typically have 2-5 years of painting experience (i.e. aviation, automotive or marine)

You have satisfactory results on Pulmonary Function evaluation in order to obtain respirator certification

You have formal vocational training or equivalent

You have customer service / aviation work experience

You have basic PC skills

You have basic knowledge pulling maintenance manuals / IPCs from computer

You have basic knowledge of regulations dealing with transportation of hazardous materials

You have demonstrated ability to communicate in both written and verbal form on individual and / or aircraft status

You have demonstrated ability to interpret and work with mechanical engineering drawings

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: Customer Service
Primary Location: US-AZ-Tucson

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

Job Posting:
06.05.2021, 9:24:40 AM

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Nearest Major Market: Tucson

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