AIM Aerospace, Inc. Painter/ 1502B in Auburn, Washington

Job Description

Sprays surfaces of machines, manufactured products, or working area with protective or decorative material such as paint, enamel, glaze, gel-coat, or lacquer by performing the following duties.

HOURLY RATE DOE: $11.50 - $13.50

Responsibilities Include

  • Loads and moves materials to work area

  • Applies masking tape over parts and areas that are not to be coated as necessary

  • Installs specified nozzles in spray guns

  • Fills pin holes as required to attain smooth surface.

  • Selects and mixes coating liquid to produce desired color.

  • Pours coating liquid into spray container and connects gun to air hose.

  • Turns sprayer valves and nozzle to regulate width and pressure of spray

  • Pulls trigger and directs spray onto work surface to apply prime or finish coat.

  • Coats areas inaccessible to hand sprayer with necessary tools

  • Cleans spraying equipment with solvent and replaces screens and filters


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

Preferred Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge of applying adhesives, primers and topcoats with HVLP spray equipment

  • Familiar with mix ratios and capable of understanding and following process specifications

  • Able to read aerospace blueprints and specifications

  • Problem solving attributes

  • Ability to work in fast-paced moving line/ batch process environment (works with one-piece flow)

Education and/or Experience

One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to precarious places and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate requiring hearing protection in certain areas. PPE is provided by AIM based on the employee’s position and exposure.


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Rx, Life and AD&D Insurance

  • Company Sponsored 401k

  • Vacation and Sick Leave

  • Tuition Reimbursement

AIM Aerospace, Inc. is located in Renton, WA with facilities in Auburn, and Sumner. We design, engineer and manufacture composite structures used in commercial aircraft interiors. Examples include sidewalls, ceiling panels, lavatories, bulkheads, overhead bins and crew rests. Additional information can be obtained on our company web site at

AIM Aerospace, Inc. is a Drug Free workplace.

Pre-employment drug screen required.

Equal Opportunity Employer

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.