Aircraft Painter

Joby Aviation

Marina, CA, USA

Full time

Aug 24

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Joby Overview

Located in Northern California, the Joby Aviation team has been steadily working toward our goal of providing safe, affordable, fully electric air transportation that is accessible to everyone. Imagine an air taxi that takes off vertically, then quietly and quickly carries you over the congestion below, giving you back that time you’d otherwise spend sitting in traffic. Technology has advanced to the point where designing and operating an all-electric aircraft is completely viable. Our team has been discreetly designing and flight testing this vehicle and is looking for talented individuals to see it through certification and high rate production.


  • Paint Application using HVLP and Electro-Static paint systems
  • Equipment Set Up and Maintenance
  • Maintaining 6S principles of Sorting, Systematic Arrangement, Shining, Standardizing, Sustaining and Safety
  • Surface Preparation
  • Detailed Masking
  • Application of base coats, top coats, and clear coats


  • Follow all environmental health and safety practices
  • Ability to work from heights and wear safety gear
  • Must be able to wear a respirator and pass routine medical testing
  • Ability to see colors
  • Strong buffing and polishing skills
  • Ability to spray a variety of paints and finishes
  • Calculates mix ratios in order to mix sealant, filler materials, and paint
  • Must have experience cutting and buffing polyesters, urethanes, imron and acrylic clear coats
  • Applies primer, topcoat paint, and any spray-applied coatings to detailed parts, sub-assemblies and major assemblies of aircraft interiors to customer or company specifications and industry quality standards
  • Polishes and waxes finished surfaces by cutting and buffing finished surfaces
  • Demonstrate competency in applying the following to perform normal job duties
  • Familiar with and have operational knowledge of department tools
  • Performs moderately complex to complex filling operations related to the cosmetic appearance of the part being worked
  • Removes excess material and prepares the surface for finishing
  • Performs difficult masking operations
  • Documents the work performed on the work orders
  • Seeks methods to cross train to develop technical skills and business knowledge
  • Requires excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment.


  • High school or GED
  • 3-5 years Aircraft Painting Experience or similar
  • Aircraft painting experience highly desired
  • Reads work orders, blueprints, and specifications

Working Conditions / Environment/ Special Requirements:

  • Ability to work in a safe professional manner adhering to all regulatory requirements including, OSHA, EPA, State and Federal regulations
  • Ability to work flexible hours and different shifts if required
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Joby Aviation

Electric Aerial Ridesharing