Masking Worker (1st Shift, Fri-Mon)

Mentor, OH
Department – Thermal Spray
Are you a talented individual looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity?  Have you considered a career in the Aerospace industry?  Imagine the rewards of applying your background to a field that will allow commercial planes to keep flying. 

Working at CRT:

At Component Repair Technologies (CRT) we hire, train, develop and lead a robust team of highly technical workers that make the most difficult types of repairs on gas turbine engines. We are a certificated FAA repair station. We operate in the Aerospace field as well as the Marine & Industrial space working with the airlines, engine overhaul shops as well as original manufacturers such as GE, Pratt & Whitney and IAE. We are a local privately held business right in Mentor, Ohio and we have been in business since 1985. We offer a “family style” environment with ample opportunities for individual growth at all levels. Come join the CRT family and watch your career soar!

 - Well-lit, clean work environment
 - Competitive pay with $2-3 shift premiums
 - FULLY PAID health Insurance
 - Profit sharing bonuses
 - Paid tuition for job-related courses and programs on-site and at area colleges
 - State-sponsored apprenticeship programs 


    • Review router and operational sketch to identify work to be done.
    • Mask components as required to protect surfaces from subsequent operations.
    • Apply hard masking such as caps, shields, and tubes over parts by following documented work instructions.  Apply lacquer or other liquids masking materials using brushes or sponges.
    • Trim masking using knives, razor blades, or other sharp tools. Trim masking in accordance with detailed work instructions to precise dimensions.
    • Remove masking from components, clean with solvents by hand or power wash.
    • Will be required to perform basic operations in various departments such as cleaning, plating, bench, plasma, inspection, machining on an as needed basis.


    • High school diploma or equivalent experience.
    • Read, write, speak and understand English, and be able to communicate with other employees.
    • General knowledge of standard shop practices.
    • Must be detail oriented and have good hand eye coordination.


    • General knowledge of turbine engine component repairs.
    • Ability to use measuring devices such as scales, micrometers, and dial indications.
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CRT is committed to providing a safe and healthy workplace and promoting the health and well-being of its employees. It is the Company’s policy to only hire individuals who do not use drugs/nicotine products. All candidates will be screened for drug/nicotine use prior to hire. Employment opportunities at CRT are open to all qualified applicants solely on the basis of their job-related experience, knowledge, skills and abilities. CRT complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws with regard to equal employment opportunity.

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