Aircraft Painter

Writing a great aircraft painter resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Julliette Stolpe | (406) 019-1907 | Sioux Falls, SD


I have over three years experience as an aircraft painter. In my role, I am responsible for painting the exterior of aircrafts. This includes preparing the surface of the aircraft, mixing paint to match specified colors, and applying a smooth and even coat of paint. I take pride in my work and pay close attention to detail in order to produce high quality results. My experience has taught me how to work efficiently while still maintaining a high level of quality. Customers are always impressed with the final product when they see their newly painted airplane.


Aircraft Painter at P&L Specialties, SDMar 2022 - Present

  • Painted 15 aircrafts in last 6 months.
  • Met all safety standards while painting.
  • Painted exteriors and interiors of planes to customer specifications.
  • Used airless sprayers and paint rollers to apply primer, paint, and varnish.
  • Cleaned up work area after each job.

Aircraft Painter I at Airmotive Specialties Inc., SDAug 2019 - Jan 2022

  • Painted 3 aircrafts in 6 months while maintaining a high level of quality.
  • Trained 2 new painters on proper techniques and procedures.
  • Completed all assigned tasks within deadlines 98% of the time.
  • Developed improved painting process that increased efficiency by 15%.
  • Maintained cleanliness and organization of work area at all times.


High School Diploma at Brookings High School, Brookings, SDAug 2014 - May 2019

Some skills I've learned are time management, organization, and how to study for exams.


  • Aircraft Painting
  • Airbrush Technique
  • Surface Preparation
  • Paint Application
  • Paint Stripping
  • Masking and demasking aircraft surfaces
  • Decal application

Navea Masquelier | (512) 941-4790 | Cedar Rapids, IA


I have over three years' experience as an aircraft painter. I am a professional and experienced individual who takes pride in my work. I possess excellent attention to detail, good communication skills and the ability to work well under pressure. I am able to follow instructions carefully and always adhere to safety regulations.


Aircraft Painter at P&W Aircraft Painting, IAMay 2022 - Present

  • Painted 3 aircraft in 1 week.
  • Painted 5 aircraft in 2 weeks.
  • Painted 10 aircraft in 4 weeks.
  • Completed 100 hours of overtime in 6 months.
  • Trained 2 new employees.

Aircraft Painter I at Mid-Continent Aircraft Painting, IAJul 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Painted 3 aircrafts in 1 week.
  • Painted 20 aircrafts in 2 months.
  • Trained 4 new painters.
  • Reduced paint waste by 50%.
  • Increased productivity by 30%.


High School Diploma at Iowa City High School, Iowa City, IASep 2015 - May 2019

I've learned how to read, write, and do simple math.


  • Aircraft Painting
  • Airbrush Painting
  • Spray Gun Operation
  • Paint Mixing and Application
  • Surface Preparation
  • Masking and Tape Applications