Structures Mechanics (REQ #161000)
STS Technical Services is hiring Aircraft Structures Mechanics in Savannah, Georgia.Position Purpose:
In a team oriented work environment, under minimal supervision, performs a variety of structural assembly operations in a production department.Duties & Responsibilities:
- Perform assembly and fitting of detail parts and structures and varied drilling and riveting operations; ensures parts/assembly meet requirements
- Rivet structural assemblies and parts using all tools required to do the job (e.g. portable riveting guns, pneumatic guns, pneumatic drills, counter sinks, rivet shavers, files, reamers, rivets)
- Must display the ability to remove fasteners without damaging structure
- Read work orders, blueprints, lofts, sketches and operation sheets to determine sequence of operations, type size and hole pattern for rivets
- Check all work and ensure a defective free assembly prior to final inspection
- Maintain and use all logs and records (e.g. MIR sheets, DMTs, Crabs, PCOs)
- Align and assemble parts to be riveted using jigs, holding fixtures, pins, clamps, and fasteners
- Make repairs per Discrepant Material Tags (DMT), Material Review Request (MRR), Production Change Orders (PCO), performs necessary rework to ensure installations meet conformity
- Maintain a neat and orderly work area, supports the company 5S Program, and complies with all safety regulations
- Able to work with minimal supervision on duties and tasks
- Support Lean Activities
- Perform other duties as assigned
- Ability to read and interpret basic blueprints.
- Read and interpret 6” scale.
- Basic computer skills.
- Must be able to read a scale and perform basic shop math.
- Read and comprehend basic documents and instructions.
- Must have essential personal skills, which include an aptitude for hands-on craftwork, a professional attitude, attention to detail, ability to work with people and to meet demanding schedules.
- Must demonstrate good housekeeping and safety practices.
- Ability to work with composite resins and materials.
- Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
- Must be able to work any shift.
- Must be able to climb ladders/stands/stairs and work in small spaces and/or restricted areas.
- High School Diploma/GED.
- One (1) year related structural assembly experience.
- Experience working with Solumina and Smarteam preferred.
- Must be able to utilize a facial respirator and work in confined spaces.
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