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Red Bluff, CA |
PJ Helicopters is currently hiring for an Aircraft Painter position in Red Bluff, CA.

This is a full-time permanent position with applicable benefits including Medical/Dental/Vision insurance, holiday pay, PTO and Vacation. Opportunity for 4/10 work schedule. All California labor codes and tax/wage regulations apply.

Job Duties:
• Carefully prepare aircraft surfaces, mask, prime, and apply finish coatings to exterior surfaces. This includes sanding, stripping, surface prep, and body work. • Prepare and apply material for aerodynamic smoothing and flushness; be able to mask complex configurations. • Accurately cut materials to specific dimensions and bond to surfaces with exact tolerances. • Ability to interpret blueprints and process specifications; follow complex application procedures. • Apply prime and finishing materials to correct thicknesses and use proper measuring inspection equipment to verify. • Carefully mix material including primers, top coats, sealants, and fillers to correct ratios. • Make and trace patterns, cut and bond materials to contoured surfaces.

Job Requirements:
• Experience with aircraft painting expected and highly preferred. • Experience with sanding/masking complex configurations required. • Knowledge of basic shop mathematics required. • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. • Must be able to work 4/10 schedule and complete projects with limited supervision. • Must pass pre-employment drug test and remain compliant with FAA drug/alcohol screening program.

To Apply: Submit a completed PJ’s application to PJ Helicopters via email to

Applicants will not be considered without a completed application and/or resume.

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None