Production Painter


Full Time

We are currently looking for a Production Painter to join our team in Columbia, TN. Candidate will be responsible for effectively preparing and painting minor or major sub-assemblies and other parts of aircraft type components in a production environment according to specifications and schedule requirements with little or no supervision.


  • Performs a variety of activities including preparation of surfaces and mixing paints/primers
  • Painting minor & major subassemblies of various substrates (mainly acrylics) along with small detail parts to required specifications
  • Performs layout and masking as necessary
  • Strips paint and prepares surfaces as required
  • Performs miscellaneous paint operations, touch up, and applies decals
  • Maintains samples, records, and performs tape tests
  • Performs light balancing of products within a dark room & uses a light meter
  • Maintains a neat and orderly work area, supports the company 5S and Lean Initiatives and complies with all applicable safety regulations
  • QC inspection
  • Read and comprehend work instructions, drawings and parts lists
  • Simple equipment maintenance and upkeep tasks
  • Maintaining proper respirator care and operation
Incidental Duties

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.


  • Strong accuracy, attention to detail, organizational & analytical skills required
  • High energy, positive attitude
  • Excellent work ethic and integrity
  • Flexibility to work in a small, motivated team
  • Ability to see and distinguish colors
  • Ability to use spray guns
  • Ability to cleanly mask intricate areas of small parts


  • Associate’s degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or one-year+ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in wet coating of plastic parts is preferred.
  • Good communication skills