Triumph Group

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Painter, Sr Spec

Painter, Sr Spec

Requisition Number 
US-AR-Hot Springs
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Position Type 
Full time
Experience (Years) 
Posted Date 
Manufacturing/Production/Operations - All
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Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.


Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.

Coats surface of parts, assemblies, and finished products with protective or decorative materials such as paint, varnish, enamel, lacquer, dope, or stain using spray gun. Selects and mixes coating material; coats areas inaccessible to hand sprayer using brush or roller. May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.


  • Know and understand company and department policies and safety procedures.
  • Be able to schedule out workload and to ensure all work is completed in an orderly and efficient manner.
  • Be able to ensure efficient tracking of all man-hours assigned to jobs.
  • Be able to communicate with people in the work place and with customers.
  • Assures that his/her crew performs top quality work performed by individuals through reviews of production performance and accomplish all functions in a cost-effective manner.
  • Take attendance at the beginning of his/her work shift of assigned crew and report attendance in accordance with TAS payroll procedures.
  • Will assist the Manager in the performance evaluations of his/her crewmembers as well as appropriate disciplinary action as deemed necessary by performance and company policies and procedures.
  • Be able to evaluate and estimate all jobs both in the shop and outside customers.
  • Interface effectively with members of management, other departments, and co-workers.
  • Ensures all safety programs and procedures are carried out during the assigned shift.
  • Resolves employee problems and complaints by working with appropriate management staff and being receptive to the employees.
  • Insure accurate and complete turnover to schedule work for his/her assigned crewmen.
  • Maintain current awareness of regulations and technical data through regular familiarization of current airworthiness directives, service bulletins, service letters, and internal procedures, for work assigned.
  • Be familiar with and shall familiarize all personnel under his/her supervision with procedures set forth by the Repair Station and Quality Manual, and shall assure that the methods set forth within the manuals are followed.
  • Assure inspection, testing and measuring equipment used on aircraft applications are properly and regularly calibrated and shall submit for processing, calibration equipment found out-of-calibration, as required the TAS calibration procedure.
  • Assure parts received from stock are identified with proper maintenance release tags, or in the case of a shelf-life material, they are not expired.
  • Be responsible for all phases of work, on items assigned to them, and ensure that all work is processed through the repair station in a safe, efficient manner.
  • Verify inspection forms, discrepancy reports, required FAA forms, maintenance releases and log entries relating to his/her work are completed properly by maintenance personnel in his/her charge and are processed through the Quality Assurance Department.
  • Assist the Director of Quality Assurance in completing his/her duties as assigned and advise him/her of any un-airworthy conditions or practices contrary to the Repair Station and Quality Manuals or current Federal Aviation Regulations.
  • Perform supervisory duties as outlined in the Supervisory and Inspection Roster.
  • Other various duties as needed or assigned.


Extensive knowledge in specialized functions. A wide and comprehensive acquaintance with, and understanding of, both general and specific phases of the job and their practical application to complex problems and situations ordinarily encountered.


High school and 7 years experience in assigned area required or AA degree in related discipline and six years of related experience.



  • Coordinate with support groups within the organization (Customer Service, Engineering, Procurement, etc.) to ensure product flow.
  • Administer training as required on any and all production topics as needed.
  • Input and update data as required in ERP systems and maintain work order files in office systems.
  • Communicate with upper management as necessary to provide all applicable status of components currently in work.
  • Speak effectively before groups of customers or employees.
  • Write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Problem Sensitivity - The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.
  • Deductive Reasoning - The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.
  • Have a comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of operating procedures and processes.
  • Schedule and assign personnel to optimize production.