Assembles, disassembles and/or modifies structure by modifying, removing, replacing or upgrading aircraft structure components to correct specifications or implement changes.
Inspects structural component before installation or usage to verify cleanliness and serviceability of components.
Fabricates and modifies aircraft structure products according to specifications.
Demonstrates the capability to read and interpret engineering drawings, technical orders, process specification, and retrofit requirements to perform structural modification/repair.
Experienced in the use of tooling assemblies and fixtures for depot level modification and repair of structural parts.
Able to perform close tolerance drilling, reaming, removal, and installation to critical support structures and fracture critical areas. Ability and understanding of locating blind holes necessary for installation of new structural items to existing structure.
Perform efforts associated with sealing, painting, shimming, and preserving structure in accordance with standard repair processes