Fabrication, installation and maintenance of carrier aircraft systems, composites, and components Including but not limited to:Fabrication and layup of composite part fab and assembly using wet lay-up and pre-preg lay-up processes Dry fit, sub-assembly, as well as integration of aircraft componentsMay require hand sanding of composite surfaces, as well as the use of various hand tools including but not limited to air saws, angle grinders, sanding blocks, drill motors, etc.Proper Bagging of parts to be put under vacuum to join plies and in some cases to ensure parts conform to the required tooling during cure cyclesOperating Knowledge of curing composite parts in ovens and maintaining and monitoring of cure cyclesAble to Identify defects and notify shop leadership when defects are detected Maintain assigned work areas in a safe, clean and organized fashion Interpret and work in accordance with written work instructions, technical manuals, engineering drawings, blueprints, schematics, etc.Operate related ground handling equipment as needed such as scissor lifts and forklifts utilized to work on and service the aircraftAble and willing to work at heights above the ground 15ft or higher from scaffolding and scissor lifts, as well as able to work at heights greater than 20ft that require the proper use of a lanyard, harness, and tie off proceduresAble and willing to work in a confined space if needed roughly 4’x’4
3+ years of experience in Composite airframe and structure fabrication, installation and maintenance preferredA strong understanding of the importance of FOD control and tool controlDetail-oriented – strong attention to detailKnowledge of lean manufacturing philosophies and tools a plus.Personnel safety mentality – not just work safely, but promote a culture of safetyHonesty, responsibility, accuracy, integrity and fulfillment of commitmentsAbility to problem solve and adapt quickly to changing prioritiesAbility to work independently, responsible, take the initiativeAbility to bend, stoop, and kneel as well as able to handle items weighing up to 50 lbs.Willing to work Overtime when needed, staggered shifts, weekends, etc.Other duties as determined/assigned by shop leadership
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE·Current A& P license a plus, 3+ years of
composite aircraft structure fabrication and assembly preferred
remarks regarding work environment, if applicable
position is located in Mojave, Ca.
position may require travel to offsite locations depending on aircraft dispatch
Applicants must be a US citizen or Green Card
holder to be considered for this role.
Job Ident #:
Job and company information not to be copied, shared, scraped, or otherwise disseminated/distributed without explicit consent of JSfirm, LLC