This is a very exciting opportunity to work with one of the world's largest aerospace companies!
The contracts are regularly extended and direct opportunities are often available.
Defense, Space, and Security is seeking experienced Aircraft Assembly Technicians in Mesa, Arizona, the home of the Apache Longbow Helicopter. These positions assemble, modify and install aircraft assemblies, subassemblies, components, systems and airframe structures on aircraft systems. Identify nonconforming parts, conditions and processes. No relocation offered. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense. Candidates need to be open to potential extended hours and/or various work shifts. Schedule is 4X10, Monday - Thursday. Mesa Compliance, Friday start.
Assemble, disassemble, install, test, troubleshoot, rework, repair and modify aircraft mechanical or electrical assemblies, subassemblies, components, systems, metallic and composite structures on aircraft systems by following manufacturing planning, blueprints, schematics, process specifications, engineering sketches, written and oral instructions.
Install, rig and test major aircraft systems and flight safety parts such as primary and secondary hydraulic assist, pneumatic, fuel, fire suppression, environmental control, flight controls and drive components to include engines, main rotor transmissions and gear boxes using specialized tools and test equipment as well as various hand tools electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment.
Inspect assemblies, component parts, and airframe structures for nonconformance. Report discrepancies to manufacturing self-examination (MSE), corrective action (C/A), or manufacturing supervision.
Ensure all assemblies and detail parts are free of Foreign Object Debris (FOD) and nonconformances issues. Check units for compliance using hand held precision measuring equipment, such as calipers, micrometers, height gages and scales.
Report all non-conformances to manufacturing supervision or corrective action representative.
Prepare rejection tags noting deviations from specifications on dimensions, finishes, material, processes, or quality when required.
Follow all safety procedures and reports unsafe conditions to safety officials or manufacturing supervision.
Report on job status and restraints to coworkers and supervision.
Identify production inefficiencies and suggest potential improvements to product or process.
Basic (Required) Qualifications
Knowledgeable and able to interpret blueprints, sketches and written and verbal instructions.
Knowledgeable and able to apply Lean Manufacturing concepts, techniques, and tools, 5S, Kanban, Accelerated Improvement Workshops (AIW), and Value Stream Mapping (VSM).
Knowledgeable and able to use computer systems for office and shop applications.
Knowledgeable about and able to work in FOD controlled environments.
Knowledgeable and able to apply shop math.
Skilled in listening and interpersonal participation, and able to work with others as part of a team which includes giving and receiving feedback, and assisting others in completion of tasks.
Able to complete and maintain all required training and certifications needed to do your job efficiently.
Able to climb, stand, bend, kneel, reach, crawl, and walk on or around aircraft or work stands.
Typical Education & Experience:
This job requires a minimum of a high school education and 1 to 3 years of work related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Other Relevant Information and Requirements:
This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "US Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. 120.15 is required. "US Person" includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.
This position does not offer relocation. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense.
We are a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.
|Skills: ||High school or GED |
The Structures Company is a national staffing firm specializing in contract, contract to hire and direct hire placement opportunities. Our clients rely on us to support their engineering, IT, Production, Maintenance & Repair and support staff. Our niche recruiting team is one of our biggest strengths and is the main reason we are a top provider of talented professionals to the majority of our clients. They will help you identify the opportunity that best fits your interests, while also providing industry leading customer service.
We support the majority of Aerospace OEM's and Tier 1 Suppliers across the United States.
We have a national medical, dental and vision plan with United Healthcare and we also have a 401K offering. In some states and on some openings there is bonus potential, sick pay and holiday pay for those who qualify.
The Structures Company LLC is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer (or AA/ EOE)
The Structures Company is a national staffing firm specializing in contract, contract to hire, and direct hire placement opportunities. Our clients rely on us to support their engineering, IT, Production, Maintenance & Repair, and support staff. Our niche recruiting team is one of our biggest strengths and is why we are a top provider of talented professionals to the majority of our clients. They will help you identify the opportunity that best fits your interests while also providing industry-leading customer service. We support the majority of aerospace OEM's and tier 1 suppliers across the United States. The Structures Company LLC is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer (or AA/ EOE)