LMI Aerospace Paint Assistant in Cuba, Missouri

Essential Functions include but are not limited to:

  • Read and understand work order requirements and processing procedure.

  • Identify parts with printed and/or electronic pictures.

  • Rack, prep, turn, and solvent clean production parts prior to the application of organic coatings.

  • Load and/or move materials to or around work area.

  • Transfer finished pieces to shipping area.

Other Job Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Operate pallet jacks and forklift, with appropriate certification.

  • Keep Paint/Racking areas clean and organized per company Ultraclean/6S requirements.

  • Adhere to all safety requirements, and use all required Personal Protective Equipment.

  • Handles customer-supplied product with care.

  • Maintain and reinforce LMI’s quality standards to meet and exceed customer expectations.

  • Must be in a position to work flexible hours, including overtime (and weekends), as necessary to meet the demands of the customer.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Paint/Shipping Supervisor.


  • High School diploma or High School Equivalency required.

  • Previous experience in paint operations desired.

  • Must have ability to read and comprehend American English.

  • Must become proficient in using the LMI’s Work Order Tracking Program.

  • Application of basic math skills is required.

  • Must have ability to follow written and verbal directions.

  • Must exhibit attention to detail.

  • Must exhibit interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.


  • Must possess a positive team-player attitude.

  • Must have a demonstrated, strong work ethic.

  • Must be dependable.

Physical Requirements:

This position will require an employee to work in both a factory and office environment. The site will contain mobility barriers with uneven ground-level and obstructed pathways. Working conditions at the job site will be indoor/outdoor with varying temperatures, and with various noise levels caused by tools, machinery, equipment, etc. The work environment characteristics described above are representative of what an employee will encounter while performing the essential functions of this job.

The employee must be able to perform the following physical requirements effectively, with or without reasonable accommodation:

  • Must have ability to bend, twist and stretch arms above head and walk or stand for long periods of time.

  • Must be able to lift and move heavy objects up to 40 pounds safely.

  • Must be able to push and pull heavy racks.

  • Must have standard visual acuity (correctable by prescription glasses or contacts meets the requirement) and have the ability to distinguish colors.

  • Must have sufficient hand/eye coordination.

  • Hearing with or without correction is required.

This job description is only a summary of the typical functions of the job, not an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all possible job responsibilities, tasks, and duties. The responsibilities, tasks, and duties may differ from those outlined in the job description and other duties, as assigned may be required. This document does not create an employment contract. Employees are employed on an “at will” basis and may be terminated at any time by either the employee or the employer.

LMI is an equal employment opportunity employer. Consistent with applicable law, LMI provides access and opportunities to those with disabilities. This includes providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who seek to access the company’s online application system. If an applicant is unable to fully access the online application system, LMI will provide a reasonable accommodation. Applicants with disabilities may contact us at 636-916-2400 for assistance accessing the on-line application system. Callers should have a detailed description of the requested accommodation, their name and preferred method of contact ready for LMI‘s Human Resources Department. LMI will make every effort to respond within two (2) business days. This phone number is not for the general submission of application materials.

LMI is an E-Verify Employer.

LMI is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Disability/Veterans Employer

Who we are

LMI is a world-class leader in designing, building and manufacturing aerospace structures, systems and components for commercial, business and regional, and military aerospace customers. We employ more than 1,800 engineering, manufacturing and testing experts in 22 locations throughout the United States, Mexico, the United Kingdom and Sri Lanka. Our integrated team approach and full life cycle of capabilities enable our employees to take advantage of a wide range of opportunities for career growth within our organization.