Lockheed Martin Low Observable Material Coater in Fort Worth, Texas
Have the ability to prepare aircraft surfaces, mask, spray prime and apply finish coatings to exterior surfaces. Prepare and apply material for aerodynamic smoothing and flushness. Able to accurately cut materials to specific dimensions and bond to specified surfaces within exact tolerances. Must be able to interpret blueprints, process specifications, knowledge of basic shop mathematics and follow complex application procedures. Mask complex configurations. Set up and operate various types of spray guns and other painting equipment. Have the technique to apply prime and finishing materials to correct thicknesses and use proper measuring inspection equipment to verify. Mix material including primers, top coats, sealants and fillers to correct ratios. Make patterns, cut and bond materials to contoured surfaces.
Basic Qualifications Experience interpret blueprints. Experience with various types of spray guns and other painting equipment. Experience with Sanding and Masking complex configurations.
ITAR briefing required - must be US Citizen or Permanent Resident.
Desired skills Low Observable Aircraft Structural Maintenance experience to include; • Evaluate, install, remove and repair low observable coatings. • Repair, modify and fabricate aircraft, metal, plastic, composite, advanced composite, LO and bonded structural parts and components. • Assemble and repair using special fasteners and adhesives
Ability to prep, apply coatings and bond materials to metal or composite parts. Robotic experience is a plus. Ability to mitre, blend, smooth, treat and finish parts to meet flushness and engineering requirements. Mix material including primers, top coats, sealants and fillers to correct ratios. Make patterns, cut and bond materials to contoured surfaces.
Aircraft paint experience.
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Job Location(s): Fort Worth Texas