Sheetmetal Tech Sr 2nd Shift Saint Louis IL

United States
Not Specified
Apr 12, 2019
Oct 21, 2020
Job Role
Sheet Metal
Job Type
Manages Others?

Sheetmetal Technician Sr - 2nd Shift - Saint Louis, IL

Only qualified candidates with the below experience will be considered for this position.

Unique Skills:

Locating and drilling up skins on horizontal stabilizers. Must have Sheet metal tools and tool box with tools shadowed.

Education and Experience Requirements:

High School Diploma or GED required. Four (4) years of sheetmetal and/or fabrication experience. Experience in aerospace industry preferred. Valid Driver’s License required.

Position Purpose:

The Sheetmetal Technician Senior works under minimal supervision to safely lay-out, fabricate and install parts equipment and fabricated items on aircraft following established operating procedures. All work performed should be in accordance with company design specifications, quality standards and completed work should meet customer expectations. Mentor and train other Sheetmetal Technicians.

Essential Functions:

1. Use complicated schematics/blueprints, engineering drawings and technical instructions to safely perform sheetmetal layout, fabrication, and installation of parts, equipment or fabricated items on aircraft. Coordinate with supervision and Inspection to ensure compliance with internal and FAA paperwork, sign-offs and quality specifications.
2. Mentor and train Sheetmetal Technicians, as required. Review their work prior to sign off to ensure work complies with quality control standards.
3. Oversee projects or other technicians and assesses requirements of assigned tasks to procure required. materials and documentation for assigned tasks.
4. Use blueprints to cut and form plastics and follow standard operating procedures when using adhesives, sealants and solvents.
5. Utilizing tools as required. to shape and form complex angles and configurations according to blueprint specifications or written/verbal information.
6. Safely operate shop equipment such as: brakes, presses, riveting equipment, shears, and hand tools associated with sheetmetal functions. Use the proper hardware for various sheetmetal applications.
7. Comply with all safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies. Uses personal protective equipment as required. Ensures aircraft is protected (PTP).
8. Conduct monthly 5S audits, as required.
9. Use the material tracking system to create parts demand, track squawks and to sign-off work.
10. Assist in developing initiatives to meet individual OGSM requirements, as required.

Additional Functions:

1. Work closely with lead to develop and implement process improvements that increase safety, reduce cost, cycle time, and man hours.
2. Participate in continuous improvement activities (e.g. YIAW, Kaizen events, etc.)
3. Coordinate with other disciplines concerning projects.
4. Perform Lead responsibilities, as required. Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:

1. Advanced knowledge of sheetmetal or fabrication processes (forming, drilling, stamping, shaping, bending, punching, cutting, riveting, filing and dimpling).
2. Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation.
3. Valid drivers license required. to operate towing and other Gulfstream transportation equipment.
4. Ability to read, write, speak, and understand proficiently the English language.
5. Demonstrates excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
6. Adapts to sudden schedule changes.
7. Able to use tools and equipment associated with sheetmetal work.
8. Able to climb ladders and stairs, work in small restricted areas, lift up to 40 pounds and work any shift.
9. Must have a good working knowledge of computers and experience working with MicroSoft Office suite.
10. Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.

Aviation Personnel currently offers:

  • .50 cents per mile up to $200.00 Travel Pay on your first check, Plus a $100.00 longevity Monthly bonus!
  • Great benefits like: Holiday Pay, Vacation Pay, $100.00 referrals fees and FREE Direct Deposit. Cash Advances Available!
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