Production Painter III

at PDS Tech, Inc.
Location Savannah, Georgia
Date Posted June 23, 2022
Category Trades & Services
Job Type Not Specified


PDS is seeking a Production Painter III for an open position in Savannah, GA.

Position Purpose:

  • Under minimal supervision, effectively prepare and paint major sub-assemblies and other parts of aircraft in production made according to specifications and schedule requirements.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform technical evaluation to establish sequence of operations and ensure correct method of manufacturing, assembly, installation, and detail components. .
  • Troubleshoot any problem area concerning department tooling, production assembly, and aircraft systems.
  • Perform a variety of activities including preparation of surfaces and mixing paints. Paints aircraft, small parts, and various surfaces according to required. specifications. .
  • Interpret blueprints and read work orders, sketches, and operation sheets to comply with requirements. .
  • Monitor and record equipment readings (pressure, humidity, oven temp history gauges etc.). .
  • Perform layout and masking as necessary.
  • Mix paints, primers, etc. according to specifications.
  • Paint major assemblies (including metal, fiberglass and composite material), detail parts, and apparatus related to ground support.
  • Strip paint and prepare surfaces as required.
  • Perform miscellaneous paint operations and applies decals. .
  • Maintain a neat and orderly work area, supports the company 5S and Lean Initiative Programs and complies with all safety regulations.
  • Demonstrate Gulfstream Manufacturing competencies in the Employee Effectiveness Review.

Additional Functions:

  • Provide guidance and training to more junior members of the department. .
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • 3 years painting/paint preparation experience.

Other Requirements:

  • A Q-Stamp is required. if applicable to respective work area.
  • Requires knowledge of tools, equipment, and materials used in painting trade and methods of mixing paint colors.
  • Proficiency in current personal computer based software.
  • Exhibit a high level of proficiency in technical evaluation, application methods and processes.
  • Must be able to meet the physical requirements of the position.
  • Must be able to work any shift.

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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