Paint Technician - Agency - CA - 164766
Duration: 3 MonthsDescription: Chipton-Ross is seeking a Paint Technician - Agency for an opening in Hawthorne, CA.RESPONSIBILITIES:· Safely perform preparation, painting, and detailing of the rocket under minimal supervision. Coordinate with supervision and Inspection to ensure compliance with internal quality specifications. · Follow standard operating procedures when using tools and equipment such as dual action sanders, hydraulic lift platforms and paint sprayers. Properly care for and maintain shop equipment and tools. · Follow standard operating procedures when using sealants, paint strippers and corrosion-preventive chemicals and use protective equipment as required. · Comply with safety rules and procedures and be alert for unsafe conditions. Address unsafe conditions before putting people or property at risk. · Assist in defining and enforcing compliance with Paint Shop standard work practices. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:· Experience working with solvent-based paints. · Experience painting car bodies, aircraft, or truck bodies. · Experience using advanced paint processes and products (lacquers, enamels, epoxies, urethanes, solvent-based, and acrylics). PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: · At least 4 years of experience in related paint processes highly desired. · Familiar with aviation industry. · Experience applying sealant. · Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation. · Use of gravity fed, pressure pot, and airless type spray equipment. ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE:· Must be willing to travel. · Must be able to climb ladders and stairs and work in small restricted areas. · Must be able to lift and carry up to 25 lbs. · Must be open to working all required shift hours, including overtime, and weekends, as needed. EDUCATION: Accredited High School Diploma/GEDWORK HOURS:1st Shift (5:00am-3:30pm) and 2nd Shift (3:30pm-2:00am).