Aviation Cabinet Painter - Finisher (Contract)

Aviation Cabinet Painter - Finisher (Contract)


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Little Rock, AR

Job Summary:

A cabinet painter-finisher completes the final touches to cabinets, such as sanding and varnishing, to make them ready for installation. As a cabinet finisher, you use a variety of tools to brush, stain, paint, and seal cabinets.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work from drawings, sketches, pictures, or verbal specifications to stain, finish, and polish cabinets, cabinet parts, and sub-assemblies including inlays, patterns, and special designs.
  • Strip finish as needed.
  • Prepare surfaces to be painted by sanding, steaming, filling, and cleaning.
  • Cover all areas to be protected from paint or stripper with proper materials.
  • Select and mix proper paints to the manufacturer's specifications. May be required to experiment with special paints and related products.
  • Set up and use spray gun for proper application of urethane, lacquer, enamel, water base and epoxy paints. Touch up wood work with brush, airbrush, and spray gun blend-in techniques.
  • Accurately log computerized labor data collection for time and attendance tracking.


  • 3+ years of experience preparing, sanding or stripping metal or composite surfaces for the application of primer; or polishing, buffing and/or touch up/artistic background; or specialized technical school certification in related field
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Able to work from documentation such as company procedures, preparation packages, etc.
  • Able to work in a confined space.
  • Able to lift and transport up to 50 lbs. with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Must have visual capacity and muscular dexterity to work on fine detail, high cost products with a minimum of errors and rework.
  • Able to use standard spray paint equipment: paint guns, sanding equipment, dual action orbital sander and common hand tools
  • Must not be abnormally allergic to paint, paint stripper, solvents, primers or other paint related products that produce fumes or dust while performing work related duties.
  • Ability to use a respirator.

About Our Client:

Our partner is a French aerospace company with proven dual expertise as a manufacturer of both military aircraft and business jets. They are a pioneer in the use of CATIA™, the 3D CAD / CAM system that has become a global standard. They are a creator of more than 100 prototypes in the last century, with over 10,000 aircraft delivered to 90 countries.

About Us:

APA Services, Inc. is a full service staffing company supplying qualified technical and professional employees to the most reputable companies in the Aerospace/Aircraft industry—across the United States and abroad.

Benefits of working with APA Services:

Weekly Payroll, Medical Insurance Available, Cash Advances, Travel Pay and/or bonuses on Select Contracts.

Constant Cash:

Constant Cash is a referral program that allows individuals to make extra money simply by referring qualified candidates.


We know it takes great people to do great work, so if you’re interested in joining the APA Services family give us a call at (817) 529-4000

Thanks for taking the time to apply and we look forward to working with you soon.

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