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Composite Technician

The Structures Company
Mesa, AZ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

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.

JOB DESCRIPTION
Summary
Develops lay-up and assembly set-ups and techniques for the fabrication of composite structural and non structural assemblies. Sets up and troubleshoots composite parts for assembly or layup. Assembles, lays up, or supports via autoclave, GFM, and other processes the fabrication of parts and components. Identify nonconforming detail parts, assemblies and processes. Work with engineering to improve manufacturing processes.

Major Tasks and Responsibilities
Develops lay-up and assembly processes, set-ups, and techniques.
Sets up composites parts for fabrication; reads and interprets drawings, planning, process specifications, and other documents to understand tooling, materials, sequence of operations, techniques, and other factors required for fabrication.
Assembles and repairs simple to complex composites parts and components within quality and time standards; performs metallic and nonmetallic assembly and subassembly.
May provide technical leadership: demonstrate and explain production operations; lead teams on assignments; check quality and quantity of work; troubleshoot fabrication problems and recommend solutions.
Follows up with Production Control to ensure that resources are available.
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.
Reports job status and restraints to coworkers and supervision.
Identifies production inefficiencies and suggests potential improvements to product or process.

Qualifications: Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required
Knowledgeable and skilled in the use of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture of composite parts and assemblies.
Knowledgeable of the chemical composition, structure, and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo. This includes uses of chemicals and their interactions, danger signs, production techniques, and disposal methods.
Knowledgeable and able to interpret blueprints, sketches and written and verbal instructions.
Knowledgeable and able to apply shop math.
Knowledgeable and able to use computer systems for office and shop applications
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.

Education and/or Training Requirement
Preferred specialized vocational training and 1 to 3 years work related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

SHIFT/SCHEDULE
Potential to work 4x10 hour shifts. All candidates must be willing to work either first or second shift.

Skills:
High School Diploma 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

Address

Mesa, AZ
85215 USA

Industry

Manufacturing

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