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Paint Sprayer

Job Title: Paint Sprayer – (Aerospace/ Manufacturing)

Job Type: Permanent, Full-time, 37 hours per week over a 4-day week (Monday to Thursday)

Overtime Opportunity: Overtime is available on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays 

The Role: We are actively seeking an experienced WET  SPRAY Paint Sprayer with a minimum of three years of experience in an aerospace or Automotive manufacturing environment. As a Paint Sprayer, you will be responsible for applying paint to aerospace components in compliance with organizational and industry standards. This role requires flexibility and the ability to become a versatile, multi-skilled individual capable of working across various manufacturing functions within the organization.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Communicate regularly with the Department’s Team Leader to understand production plans and objectives.
  • Ensure compliance with all master processes and associated documents to maintain industry standards.
  • Undertake tasks delegated by the Team Leader, Value Stream Leader, and/or Senior Management.
  • Maintain high-performance standards within the team.
  • Prepare components/parts within provided specifications.
  • Monitor and uphold health and safety standards.
  • Adhere to safety, quality, cost, delivery, and people (SQCDP) standards.
  • Maintain accurate records to uphold organizational and industry standards.
  • Participate in training and development initiatives.
  • Contribute to 6S improvements.
  • Support cost reduction initiatives while ensuring compliance.

The Candidate: We are looking for a time-served painter with a proven track record of paint experience. The ideal candidate should also be computer literate, able to use Microsoft Office applications, and possess a flexible attitude towards the role. Teamwork is essential, but the ability to make autonomous decisions to ensure project deadline compliance is equally important. Attention to detail, high motivation, discipline, and a "can do" attitude are crucial attributes. The ability to work under pressure with tight deadlines is also required.


  • Three years of working experience within an aerospace/manufacturing environment.

Working Pattern:

  • 4-day week, Monday to Thursday, from 07:15 am to 5:00 pm, totaling 37 hours weekly.
  • Overtime is available from Friday to Sunday at premium rates of pay.


  • Holidays start at 28 days per year (including Bank Holidays) based on a 4-day working week.
  • Overtime rates after basic hours are 1.5 times your basic hourly rate on Fridays and Saturdays.
  • Overtime rates for Sundays are 2.0 times your basic hourly rate.
  • On-site – Occupational Health.
  • Employee Referral Scheme.
  • Corporate Health Cash Plan (Benefit in Kind).
  • Life Insurance x 2.

Location: Darwen | Salary: 26325 - 28000 per year | Job type: Permanent | Posted: 17/05/2024