Aircraft Painter

Aircraft Maintenance Dorval, Quebec



Skyservice is a North American leader in business aviation. Built on the key principles of safety and service excellence, we provide a full service experience from Aircraft Management, Aircraft Charter, Maintenance and Aircraft sales from our Fixed Base Operations that span Canada and the western United States. People and values are the inseparable assets that drive our dedication to Quality, Safety, Respect, Commitment and Efficiency. These are the core values that guide us every day and help build our reputation as leaders in aviation services. Skyservice is a team dedicated to supporting and developing our employees. If you want to grow your career and broaden your experience, then Skyservice is the right team for you.


  • Aircraft surface preparation, including masking, sanding, and cleaning;
  • Application of anti-corrosive treatment to aircraft surfaces;
  • Application of primer to prepare surfaces for painting;
  • Correction of imperfections on the aircraft body to ensure smooth surfaces;
  • Spray painting of aircraft using appropriate techniques and equipment;
  • Application of decorative elements such as decals and custom logos as per specifications;
  • Touching up defects in paint, such as fisheyes, paint runs, or dust spots, to ensure a flawless finish;
  • Conducting thorough inspections of aircraft paint surfaces for imperfections;
  • Mixing paint according to specifications, ensuring correct color matching and consistency;
  • Maintenance and cleaning of painting equipment to ensure optimal performance and longevity;
  • Adhering to safety regulations and guidelines when handling hazardous materials and operating painting equipment;
  • Keeping detailed records of paint materials used, surfaces painted, and any issues encountered during the painting process;
  • Collaborating with team members, such as aircraft mechanics and engineers, to schedule painting tasks and ensure seamless workflow.


  • A minimum one (1) year of experience in aerospace painting preferred;
  • Trade certification in painting preferred;
  • DEP in bodywork or AEP in industrial painting, or 5 years of experience in aerospace or bodywork field.;
  • Proficiency in using painting tools and equipment;
  • Attention to detail and ability to identify and correct imperfections in paint finishes;
  • Stronh problem-solving abilities to troubleshoot issues related to paint application and equipment malfunction;
  • Ability to work in a demanding environment, including standing for long periods, lifting heavy objects, and working in confined spaces;
  • Effective communication skills to collaborate with team members and provide updates on work progress;.
  • Knowledge of specialized painting techniques for different aircraft materials;
  • Willingness to undergo additional training or certifications as required by the employer or regulatory agencies.

Skyservice is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all interested parties. If for any reason you cannot apply through our job board, please contact a member of our Human Resources team for special accommodation.