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11 months ago
Location: Clackamas
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Maintenance
Category: Painter & Paintsprayers

Aerospace Painter

About the Organization
Astronics is a leading supplier of advanced technologies and products to the global aerospace, defense and semiconductor industries. Astronics' products and services include advanced, high-performance electrical power generation and distribution systems, seat motion solutions, lighting and safety systems, avionics products, aircraft structures, systems certification and automated test systems.

Astronics' strategy is to increase its value by developing technologies and capabilities, either internally or through acquisition, and using those capabilities to provide innovative solutions to its targeted markets and other markets where its technology can be beneficial.

Astronics, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, has a reputation for high-quality designs, exceptional responsiveness, strong brand recognition and best-in-class manufacturing practices.

Painter (PECO)


Astronics-PECO, located in Clackamas, Oregon, designs and manufactures highly engineered commercial aerospace interior components and systems for the aerospace industry. We specialize in Passenger Service Units (PSUs) which incorporate air handling, emergency oxygen, electrical power management and cabin lighting systems. We also manufacture a wide range of fuel tank access doors that meet stringent strength, fuel sealing and anti-corrosion requirements.


The purpose of this position is to provide quality painted parts per customer specifications, meeting production plan and customer requirements.


May include the following; other duties may be assigned.

* Selects and mixes paint and accurately spay finish the parts.
* Wear appropriate full-face respirator, airline hood and full suit.
* Maintains and documents maintenance of personal protective equipment.
* Maintains paint booth.
* Documents paint usage.
* Properly collect and dispose of paint media to applicable rules and regulations.
* Cleans spraying equipment and brushes with appropriate chemical.
* Attends Quality Manual Standards Training and applies Quality Standards accordingly.
* Observes safety and security procedures; Reports potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials properly.
* Reports to work consistently on time and work an 8-hour shift.


Training and qualification will be performed to the individual’s Employee Training Outline/Checklist.

Painter’s proficiency will be evaluated on an annual basis by any or all of the following methods:

Review quality records, job audit(s), class-room training and testing, or practical evaluations. The results of these proficiency evaluations will be reviewed with the painter. The method of and criteria for evaluation, and records of evaluations will be documented on the individual’s Employee Training Outline/Checklist.


To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Continuous Improvement – Actively seeks out opportunities to progressively improve work processes and product; identifies inefficiencies in work processes and implements changes that reduce waste and improve accuracy and delivery time; displays ability to quantify the positive impact of implemented changes.

Quality – Displays understanding of PECO’s Quality Policy; is thorough, accurate and carefully attends to detail; completes tasks and responds to issues in a timely manner; delivers results and manages projects according to established timelines; completes tasks according to standards; seeks ways to exceed standards and improve work quality.

Professionalism – Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on commitments.

Teamwork – Gains trust and cooperation of others through openness and communication; accepts constructive criticism; is considerate and tactful in dealing with others; eagerly provides assistance to others; displays strong work ethic and integrity in all activities.

Position Requirements


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below each are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

* High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
* Previous industrial painting experience preferred.
* Ability to resolve practical problems and deal with a variety of situations where standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Ability to perform basic math computation such as add subtract, multiply, and divide.
* Ability to read and understand blue prints and customer specifications.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to stand and walk. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 45 pounds, intermittently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include natural or corrected near vision, close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is intermittently exposed to the outside weather conditions. The employee is regularly exposed to fumes, building temperature fluctuation, dust, chemicals, odors and low to moderate levels of noise. Other conditions may include frequent interruptions, working alone, working long hours during peak periods and exposure to computer CRTs. Respirator, face shield, safety glasses and hearing protection is required.

Astronics-PECO 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, or other legally protected status.


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We are an equal employment 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, or other legally protected status.

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