Aircraft Paint Technician Job at GAL AeroStaff, Milan, IL

  • GAL AeroStaff
  • Milan, IL

Job Description

GAL AeroStaff Ltd. is an aerospace staffing is a company specializing in temporary and permanent staffing for general and technical positions the aviation and aerospace industry.

In keeping with this goal, each benefit program has been carefully devised. These benefits include time-off benefits, such as vacations and holidays, and insurance and other plan benefits. We are constantly studying and evaluating our benefits programs and policies to better meet present and future requirements.


As a Paint Technician you will be responsible for assisting in all phases of aircraft painting while maintaining compliance with all safety, company, federal, state and local regulations.

We have 1st, 2nd, and weekend shift available. Training will take place on day shift.

Incentive Pay

  • 2nd shift - 4pm -2:30am (Monday -Thursday) Includes 10% incentive premium pay
    • 3 day weekend
  • Weekends - 6am-7:30pm (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) Includes 12% incentive premium pay
    • 3 day work week

Benefits & Perks

Elliott Aviation takes pride in offering a competitive and comprehensive benefit package to its employees to ensure our team is well cared for. Benefits begin the first day of employment!

  • Sign-on Bonus and relocation bonus potential
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance- Significant cost are contributed by Elliott Aviation as part of our commitment to providing a comprehensive benefit program. Plus, you can earn lower rates through our wellness program.
  • RXnGo Pharmacy benefit – Generic prescription coverage at zero cost to the employee
  • Time Off – You will receive 8 paid holidays and paid vacation.
  • Relocation Assistance Provided for most of our positions
  • 401(k) – Company Match
  • Company Sponsored short-time and long-term disability as well as life insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) – Confidential consultation and resources services 24/7
  • Training and Education- On average, Elliott Aviation invests upwards of $3,000 per team member on development of technical skills as well as soft and leadership skills

Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Applies sealer, and masks the aircraft using tapes and paper products (to protect windows, seals, struts, cables, etc.) in preparation for the stripping, priming, and painting processes
  • Cleaning and sanding in preparation for the stripping, priming, and painting processes
  • Applies etch and anti-corrosion coating to aircraft and rinsing
  • Applies paint to the aircraft interior and exterior surfaces
  • Polishing and detailing exterior paint
  • Fabricate stencils, mix paints, layout and apply stripes, layout and apply insignias
  • Other duties as assigned.

Top candidates will possess:

  • Willingness to work on a team with both experienced technicians and mentor junior technicians with a calm demeanor
  • Ability to communicate well in straightforward situations
  • Organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to maintain a safe and clean work environment
  • Excellent workmanship aptitude and a desire to initiate improvements

Other requirements include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to attain and retain AOA badge or Airport requirements
  • Experience in auto or aircraft painting preferred

Job Tags

Holiday work, Permanent employment, Temporary work, Local area, Relocation package, Relocation bonus, Weekend work, Sunday, Day shift, Saturday, Afternoon shift, 3 days per week,

Similar Jobs

Turner Mining Group

Pit & Quarry Superintendent Job at Turner Mining Group

 ...Turner Mining Group: Pit and Quarry Superintendent Qualifications: Minimum of five years of related experience and/or training, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Effective communication skills, including the ability to read and comprehend... 

Ingeneous Home Decor

Customer Service Representative WORK FROM HOME Job at Ingeneous Home Decor

 ...and motivated individuals to help us meet the increasing needs of the students and referral partners we serve. As a work-from-home Customer Service Representative at TAG CYBER, you'll be TAG CYBER front-line team member who's focused on helping guide our students toward... 

Aurora University

Adjunct Faculty - Business Administration (MBA) | Aurora University Job at Aurora University

 ...instructors as part of its adjunct faculty pool to teach courses across the MBA curriculum. Examples of courses include, but are not limited to: Applied Research Insights and Evaluation Corporate Finance Data Analytics Economics Human Resource Management... 


Labor & Delivery Nurse - Travel - (LD RN) Job at NursesRx

 ...Job Category Registered Nurse Profession LD Specialty Shift 12 N Duration 13 Weeks Start Date...  ...$1,287.00 - $1,420.00 Job Description & Requirements Labor & Delivery Nurse - Travel - (LD RN) This outstanding Labor and Delivery unit, based... 


Teach Job at SeekTeachers

Description Teach in UAE Charter Schools| Teaching Vacancies in the UAE | Teach AbroadSeekTeachers...  ...(Cycle 2 or 3)~Secondary Art (Cycle 2 or 3)~Secondary Music (Cycle 2 or 3)~Secondary Art (Cycle 2 or 3)~Secondary ICT (Cycle...