Coating Tech 1 (Entry Level)

Santa Maria, CA
Salary: $11.00 to $13.00 /hour


Aircraft Coating Technicians 1 are an integral part of the aircraft refurbishing process, as a Tech 1, you are responsible for the aircraft intake inspection and pre-paint preparation. Aircraft Technician 1 is responsible for;

• Intake inspection of aircraft, identifying deteriorated or deficient component/ substrate

• Aircraft relocation within the facility

• Complete and submit inspection logs

• Application of solvent resistant films and protective coverings

• Identification and protection of chemically sensitive aircraft components

• Application of post-strip and pre-prime and paint coverings

• General production area housekeeping and organization

• Tasks as assigned


• Understanding of respiratory protection

• Working knowledge of aircraft components

• Bi-Lingual Preferred- Spanish & EnglishADDITIONAL NOTES

• Must be able to lift or push 50-100lbs

• Reliable transportation

• Must be able to stand, kneel, crouch, bend and lay on back for extended periods of time

• Use of PPE, Respirators for extended periods of time

• Must be able to use ladders and lifts occasionally

• Will be working near or around running aircraft

• Ability to take part in training and pass written exams

• Participation in DOT Drug Testing Program is required

• Must be able to clear background check

• Will work in wet conditions

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