Production & Manufacturing

Aircraft Paint Manager

Pilatus is seeking the right candidate to fill a brand new Aircraft Paint Manager opening. In this role, you will be setting up a state-of-the-art paint hangar at Pilatus' US completion center. Responsibilities include planning, directing, and coordinating the painting of our industry leading business aircraft, the PC-12 NGX and the PC-24 Super Versatile Jet. A successful person in this position will have advanced knowledge of aircraft paint processes and supervisory abilities, ensuring compliance with all process specifications and FAA, EPA, OSHA, and NESHAP regulations. You will be a key part of our team that values a perfect final aircraft delivery that brings our customer's dreams to life. Take your career to the next level with Pilatus Business Aircraft!

Your place of work: Broomfield, USA

What you do:

  • Hires and establishes paint shop workforce to create a cohesive and effective team
  • Maintains the highest quality standards in a world class aircraft production environment
  • Plans and directs department activities to ensure work flow meets scheduled delivery dates
  • Develops, implements, and/or revises process methods and manufacturing techniques for the continual procedure and product improvement
  • Provides department capacity planning, including personnel requirements, material needs, facility needs, and tooling, and equipment needs
  • Directs training and indoctrination of workers to improve work performance and acquaint workers with company policies and procedures

What you bring:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent. Bachelor's degree is helpful, but not required
  • Minimum 5 years of supervisory experience as aviation paint lead or manager of paint shop
  • 5 to 10 years of jet and/or turboprop aircraft painting experience
  • Excellent leadership and effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Focus on setting and achieving specific standards with an emphasis on quality, schedule, and safety
  • Computer skills with proficiency in MS Office software including Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

Pilatus offers an excellent compensation package, including medical, dental, and vision coverage, health savings account contributions, life and long-term disability insurance, 401(k) retirement plan with generous company match, tuition assistance, and more!

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We look forward to your online application

Your contact

Kaitlin West
HR Program Administrator
Phone: +1 303 410 2750

Apply online