Job Information

Amentum Painter Helper in Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania

Job Summary

Will support all overhaul and fabrication refinishing to include material movement, paint setup, masking, stencil and touch-up.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Assists painters in preparatory work by preparing surfaces; cleaning brushes and equipment; placing, setting up, and adjusting ladders, scaffolding equipment, furnishings and machinery in the manner directed.

  • Carrier paints, brushes, ladders, and other equipment or assists painters in doing so.

  • Cuts stencils by hand or machine.

  • Applies one or more sealing compounds occasionally.

  • Applies prime coats to rough work such as porches, fences, etc., under close supervision.

  • Uses brushes or rollers to apply finish coats to surfaces where protection rather than appearance is of concern.

  • Performs occasional stenciling work.Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - Amentum enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the Amentum Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable Amentum Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Position Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

Must have general knowledge of painting process and material handler skills. Auto body or aircraft shop experience would qualify.

Additional Requirements:

  • Must have a High School Diploma or Equivalent.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.

  • Must have a valid driver's license.

  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and a government background check.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance if required.

  • Must be able to read, speak and write English.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Common Access Card (CAC), if required.

  • Must be willing to work on shifts, weekends and travel as required.

Preferred Qualifications

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans. If you are an applicant with a disability that requires a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability—or unable to use—the online application system and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact our Reasonable Accommodation Helpline at 1-888-877-3181 or 301-944-3299 or email for assistance. In order to address your request, the following information is needed:


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