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Painter 1


Milledgeville, GA, US, 31061

Business Unit:  Aerospace Structures
Function:  Operations

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.


Function:  Work with and under the direction of higher classified Paint Shop Processors.  Prepare parts for paint process.  Assist in the operations of the shipping area and/or the handling of items prepared for shipment from the Paint Department as required.


  • Work from blueprints, manufacturing specifications and procedures, and work orders and oral instructions.
  • Prepare parts for paint by performing various operations such as washing, stripping, and masking to assure proper adherence and application of primers, anti-corrosives and similar protection coatings as required.
  • Brush, dip and spray paint a variety of parts, details and minor sub-assemblies as directed.
  • Remove scratches, corrosion or stains, or any other paint defect from product by such methods as polishing, buffing or burnishing.
  • Check and verify identification and count of material and check items for shipping.
  • Perform necessary operations to determine proper packaging of items and shipments in accordance with transportation codes and customer requirements.
  • Protect finished items using appropriate materials in accordance with transportation codes and customer requirements.
  • Operate material handling equipment as required.
  • Monitor and implement adherence to all safety and department procedures, practices and directives.
  • May be required to perform other related duties as assigned

Job Knowledge & Educational Requirements:

  • Job knowledge requires vocational or similar training, including basic shop math to aid in the interpretation and the utilization of data from engineering drawings, manufacturing specifications and procedures.
  • Knowledge of shop routines and practices is preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of personal computers, including operating systems and file management is required.
  • High school diploma or an accredited GED.


  • Limited related experience

 General Physical Requirements:

  • Lifting, climbing, grasping, holding, standing, bending and stooping are generally required to perform the functions of this position.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability. Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via HRDepartment@triumphgroup.com. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here