The dream of flying has always been a human fascination, evoking emotions and the sense of freedom. Modern business aviation attracts people who share that passion. People from all over the world converge at Jet Aviation, creating a unique cultural mix. They combine their competencies and skills with one common mission: to serve our customers best!
We continuously challenge and develop our employees, for they are our most valuable asset. Jet Aviation as an international company offers numerous possibilities for development and opens reams of professional perspectives.
In order to reinforce the Paint Shop team in Basel we are currently recruiting for an
Team Leader Aircraft Paint Shop

This owner of this position is responsible for Aircraft Exterior Painting

  • Support/assist Supervisor with documentation, production sheets, reports and related paperwork as required.
  • Maintain discipline, health and safety and ensure cleaned work environment.
  • Responsible for workers assigned to his/her work area and assign individuals to specific job tasks, encourage workers within the team to reach onetime delivery.
  • Demonstrate job/task duties to workers in teams to ensure compliance with procedures and regulations.
  • Keep their Supervisors informed regarding work/worker performance and delays which could cause contract from being completed on time.
  • Train new employees and coach existing employees (on job training).
  • The Team Leader is responsible for managing and leading the paint process operations.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in relevant job as Team leader.
  • Must have minimum of 5 years’ experience in relevant job as Aircraft Exterior Painter.
  • A motivated self-starter, but also a good collaborator.
  • Computer skills in Microsoft-office Words-Excel-PowerPoint and SAP.
  • Must have excellent technical knowledge in paint mixing, application techniques, coats and a variety finish and paint shop equipment e.g. (electrostatic paint equipment/paint gloss meter/paint thickness gauge).
  • Able to trouble shoot and deal with conflicts.
  • Must be flexible with paint process scheduling.
  • Flexible in continuous improvements.
If you are interested in a multicultural, challenging and innovative working environment and your profile matches our requirements, we are looking forward to receiving your online application (cover letter, CV).
Jet Aviation AG
Ms Victoria Forbes
Human Resources