Savannah, Georgia

STS Technical Services is hiring Sr. Aircraft Painters in Savannah, Georgia.

Position Summary:

he Senior Aircraft Painter works independently to safely prepare paint and detail aircraft according to schedule using company quality standards and operating procedures. Act on behalf of the Lead in their absence and provide assistance and work direction to other painters.

Job Duties:

  • Safely perform aircraft preparation painting and detailing of aircraft under minimal supervision.
  • Coordinate with supervision and Inspection to ensure compliance with internal and FAA paperwork sign-offs and quality specifications.
  • Assist supervision with assignment and accomplishment of work for assigned team members.
  • Promote high standards of quality through instruction and by setting a good example for other painters to follow.
  • Act on behalf of supervision as required.
  • Follow standard operating procedures when using tools and equipment such as dual action sanders hydraulic lift platforms and paint sprayers.
  • Properly care for and maintain shop equipment and tools.
  • Follow standard operating procedures when using sealants paint strippers and corrosion-preventive chemicals and use protective equipment as required.
  • Comply with safety rules and procedures and be alert for unsafe conditions.
  • Address unsafe conditions before putting people or property at risk.
  • Use the material tracking system to create parts demand track squawks and to sign-off work.
  • Assist with aircraft movement in hangars.
  • Comply with Paint shop standard practices SPT process and WFR processes.
  • Mentor other members of Paint operations as required.
  • Offer continuous improvement ideas/participate in continuous improvement activities.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • 4 years related paint processes.
  • Valid Driver’s License required.
  • Thorough and complete understanding of the GAMPS paint operations SPT manual and paint WFR.
  • Advanced knowledge of paint processes and products lacquers enamels epoxies urethanes and acrylics.
  • Ability to read write speak and understand the English language.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation.
  • Able to pass Pulmonary Function Test to obtain respirator certification. Able to climb ladders and stairs work in small restricted areas lift up to 40 pounds and work any shift. Must be computer literate.

About STS Technical Services:

STS Technical Services is a Top 100 Staffing Firm that’s partnered with some of the largest names in the aerospace, manufacturing, defense and industrial industries. Our professional recruitment teams put talented individuals to work at client locations all over the world, and we have hundreds of exciting career opportunities for you to explore! If you want to speak to a Recruiting Professional directly, call 1-800-359-4787. STS Technical Services is an equal opportunity employer. #ZR

Savannah, Georgia

About STS Aviation Group
STS Aviation Group was founded in 1986, and over the past three decades, the company has grown to become a global powerhouse in the aerospace industry. With headquarters in Jensen Beach, Florida and offices around the world, our company provides a growing range of solutions to the global aviation industry. These solutions include component sales and distribution, workforce management, aircraft engineering services, line maintenance, and aircraft repair and modifications.
Over the years, STS Aviation Group has become widely known for its breadth of capabilities and customer-centric approach to helping airlines and aircraft operators meet their critical operational and people requirements all over the world.
To learn more about STS Aviation Group and what makes us the company with “Solutions to Keep You Flying,” browse the pages of this website or give us a call today at 1-800-800-2400.

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