Cabinet Builder

Team Global
Chesterfield, Missouri
Not Specified
Sep 04, 2020
Oct 04, 2020
Job Type
Manages Others?

Sr. Cabinet Builder - The exterior of a corporate jet may be briefly appealing as you walk up to one but it is the interior of the aircraft where the lasting impressions are made. Be the person that is directly involved in the construction and finishing of those interiors. Using your wood working skills and experience, join one of the premier manufacturers of state of the art aircraft. Open this position and see how you can make a difference.

#The ideal candidate for this position will perform the following tasks:

* Work safely and efficiently at all times.

* Fabricate and build various cabinets, galleys, lavatories, wardrobes, tables, closets and related interior components in accordance with customer requests, engineered drawings, and completion specifications.

* Work with composite and other light-weight components and materials.

* Cut veneer panels to size on saw.

* Lay out veneer to match grain.

* Glue material down w/ spray gun or brush.

* Trim off veneer using router in a table jig / hand router.

* Assemble pre cut panels.

* Install panel pins and inserts using drill and dapco gun.

* Edge fill all open edges and sand flush (hand sand or orbital sander).

* Cut wood trims and bond onto cabinet (make use of saw/ wood glue and clamps).

* Install hinge block and hinges (router, screws).

* Reassemble cabinetry after finish process is complete.

* Screw items back together (screw-driver/ drill).

* Install lights, latches, other small items (use of hand tools).

* Weigh cabinets and document Part number and serial numbers.

* Gather screws and put into card board for paint.

* Hand sand or sand with orbital power sander.

* Wipe off or blow off dust with damp cloth or air-gun.

* Edge fill any rough areas using putty knife and mixing board, then sand flush by hand.

* Apply lacquer, clear coats and finishes to finished product surfaces ensuring consistent application and coverage (applied by hand and/or spray equipment)

* Repair / prepare surface between coats for additional finishing

* Inspect for high quality, clear consistent finish result

* Performs work in a productive, diligent, careful and safe manner.

* Complete any special projects or other tasks as required or assigned. May be assigned to other areas of operations, based on business or customer requirements.

* Works in compliance with all Administrative, Health & Safety policies and procedures as per legislative requirements and as outlined in Company policies.

#Mandatory Qualifications and Experience:

* High School Diploma or equivalent.

* Aerospace / Aviation experience.

* Extensive, practical wood-working, surface preparation, finishing and cabinetry experience.

* Must be able to understand and work from blueprints as well as other written instructions and design specifications.

* Must be able to work with engineers and calculate weight & balance data and must be familiar with a variety of hand tools, woodworking machinery and ideally, CNC automation.

* Have general knowledge of aircraft cabinets and components, including repairing, modifying, refurbishing, and fabricating aircraft cabinets, as well as stripping and re-covering cabinets with new veneer or laminate.

#Desired Qualifications and Experience:

* Trade certification or education in woodworking, woodwork manufacturing or millwork.

* Strong mathematical knowledge .

* Excellent planning, organization and coordination skills.

* Excellent judgment, strong attention to detail.

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