Apprentice Aircraft Refinisher

Website GTES


We’re collaborating with a prominent player in the aviation industry, and they’re in search of their next Apprentice Aircraft Spray Painter. If you’re passionate about aircraft and eager to develop hands-on skills in aircraft painting and refinishing, your journey begins here.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in all aspects of aircraft surface preparation.
  • Mix and apply primers and paints.
  • Work with precision, measuring, cutting, and ensuring quality finishes.
  • Collaborate on problem-solving tasks.
  • Utilise both hand and power tools.
    Support experienced tradesmen and fellow apprentices.
  • Operate safely, adhering to aviation safety protocols.


  • A strong passion for pursuing an aircraft spray painting apprenticeship.
  • Ability to work effectively within a team and follow instructions meticulously.
  • Some prior experience with hand tools is advantageous.
  • Physically fit for the demands of the role.
  • Reliable transportation (driver’s licence desirable).
  • White Card (Construction Induction Card) or relevant safety certifications.

What’s on Offer:

  • The opportunity to earn a nationally recognised qualification.
  • Ongoing mentoring and support throughout your apprenticeship.
  • Immersive exposure to the fascinating world of aviation.

How to Apply:
If this sounds like a career you wish to embark on, we want to hear from you.

Please send your resume through to: or register through our website

GTES is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds and experience.

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