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compensation: DOE
employment type: full-time

Sport International has been producing high quality experimental aircraft for over 60 years. We are currently seeking a Composite Bodywork & Paint Technician for our production and R&D shop. We provide competitive pay, within a friendly and stable work environment.

The successful candidate will be responsible for metal prep, laying up composite components, providing shop help as needed and masking all required parts and aircraft, and painting. We have 2 shifts for our production floor, 7:00am – 3:30pm, and 8:00am – 4:30pm. Our office hours are 8:00am – 4:30pm.

Specific Responsibilities of this position include:
• Prep aerospace components and aviation parts per blueprints and specifications
• Bodywork composite fuselage, etc
• Mask aircraft and components in preparation for primer and paint
• Prime both metal and composite components
• Buff and final detail on finished products
• Inspect and monitor equipment for unsafe operations
• Maintain a clean and safe work area

Skills, Traits and Experience: WILLING TO PROVIDE FURTHER TRAINING
• Some Experience in bodywork and surface preparation
• Ability to identify imperfections and remedy them
• Ability to use good judgment and have good problem solving skills
• Some Experience with aerospace materials (prepreg composites and wet lay-up) and procedures is a plus
• Strong interpersonal skills - must be a team player
• Paint Booth Knowledge
• Ability to work at both a fast paced and high quality level
• Excellent attention to detail
• Ability to read blueprints and follow manufacturing plans, a plus


Physical Demands/Work Environment:
• Frequently able to lift or move 50 lbs
• Some Exposure to indoor manufacturing environment: chemicals, fumes, dust and moderate noise
• Constantly standing or walking throughout the day
• Frequently reach with hands and arms: constant use of hands/fingers to grasp, pinch, pull, feel, or handle and manipulate parts and tools

Job Type: Full Time
Hourly Pay: DOE
Must be a U.S. Citizen
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post id: 6917536884

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