Job Type
Full-Time Regular
West Babylon
United States of America


Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value.

Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual and invest in our employees.

When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace Processing, New York (West Babylon) has an exciting new opportunity for an Senior Painter. The successful incumbent will be responsible to follow route card instruction on the mixing and application of all products being use. The Senior Painter must ensure all work is preformed per customer request and or specifications by the product manufacturer and follow all plant policies and procedures. Please note this position operates during the day shift. The pay range is $22/hr - $33/hr.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Follow route card instruction on the mixing and application of all products being use
  • Ensure all work is preformed per customer request and or specifications by the product manufacturer and follow all plant policies and procedures
  • Determine the kind of tools and equipment needed
  • Control operations of painting equipment.
  • Inspect and evaluate the quality of surface finishes
  • Clean surfaces to be painted
  • Isolate painted/unpainted areas (i.e. masking, etc.)
  • Match or detect differences between colors, including shades of color and brightness
  • Perform all other job related duties as requested.
  • Advises Lead Painter of any unusual conditions.
  • Ensures that all equipment and work areas are kept clean, neat and orderly at all times.
  • Advises Lead Painter of all work orders and/or projects currently being worked on,

Position Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Associate’s degree or higher in a manufacturing discipline or a graduate of a trade school preferred
  • 2+ years of working in a paint shop environment preferably
  • Experienced with Microsoft Office, including Word and Excel preferred
  • Ability to make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists
  • Able to quickly make coordinated movements of the arm, wrist, hand and fingers to grasp and manipulate objects.
  • Ability to read and understand information and ideas written in English
  • Spanish knowledge would be a plus
  • Keep informed and updated on current techniques and technical methods.
  • Maintain a constant awareness of safety and accident prevention.
  • Basic mathematical skills

Why Magellan?

  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive benefits package
  • Generous Company pension plan
  • Positive work-life balance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Commitment to professional growth
  • Employee Assistance Program (where applicable)
  • Free parking

COVID-19 Protocol:

Magellan Aerospace is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment for our employees. Magellan supports public health COVID-19 guidelines and encourages employees to get vaccinated. Although mandates are not a requirement at Magellan, this may be subject to change and offers of employment may be contingent on vaccination status with respect to changes in legislation.


Magellan Aerospace respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates and shall not disclose to any external parties unless legislated.

Magellan Aerospace is committed to an inclusive working environment and equal opportunities for all. We welcome all applications without regard to social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or religious belief, status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law)

Date Posted

Number of Openings