Painter Temp to Hire in Orange, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 3/27/2024

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Prepares and coats aluminum parts with maskant.

Who are we?

Founded in 1849, Ducommun is the oldest company in California. Starting as a hardware supply store during the California Gold Rush and eventually assisted in the birth of the aerospace industry in Southern California by providing aircraft aluminum to early aerospace pioneers like Lindbergh, Douglas and Lockheed. 

Today Ducommun is a global provider of innovative manufacturing solutions for customers in the aerospace, defense and industrial markets. We specialize in electronic and structural systems, producing complex products and components for commercial aircraft platforms, mission-critical military and space programs, and sophisticated industrial applications. 

Our facility in Orange, CA is a leading global supplier of large stretch formed aircraft skins, hot forming of titanium, superplastic forming and complex fastened and welded assemblies.  

Job Summary

  • Prepare pumps and spray gun for spraying maskant.
  • Spray maskant on parts per work order instructions. 
  • Responsible for proper storage of maskant and related products.
  • Other duties as assigned including dip masking, cleaning, and transporting parts.
  • Responsible for the proper handling and management of hazardous waste generated in their
    work area.
  • Performs other duties as assigned including leading projects and participation in project

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Ability to read and interpret customer specifications.
  • Ability to operate or learn to operate a mil thickness gauge required.
  • Ability to operate a forklift.
  • Ability to operate an overhead crane.
  • Must be able to comply with specific safety policies.
  • Read and understand internal procedures and policies.
  • Understand and follow through on both verbal and written instructions.
  • Team oriented with a continuous improvement outlook.
  • Basic Computer Skills- able to learn new screens, reports, functions, and simple software programs
    with assistance. 
  • Critical thinking skills and good decision-making thought processes
  • Ability to effectively communicate among all levels within the organization.

Required Experience and Education

  • H.S. Diploma or GED
  • 1 – 3 years’ experience preferred 

Base Compensation: USD 18.00 - 21.00 Paid Hourly

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

1885 N. Batavia Street
Orange, California, 92865
United States

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled