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Aircraft Assembler

Company: Aerotek
Location: North Charleston
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

Aircraft AssemblerContractPay: $25/hr local or $28.50 non-local (per diem split $14.50 taxed/ remainder non-taxed)Description:Performs routine production assembly operations on structural and mechanical assemblies, subassemblies and aircraft systems, equipment and accessories using manual operations. Ability to select correct parts, materials, tools, assemblies, standards, hardware, etc. Drill, shim, install, fit, fasten, align, adjust and perform the necessary pre-installation assembly work to accomplish the installation of structural components requiring the use of production and engineering prints to determine exact locations. Report job constraints such as: errors caused by workmanship, defects in parts, materials, assembly procedures, tools, sequences, etc., in accordance with Boeing procedures. Perform any repairs, rework, functional checks and the incorporation of authorized changes, etc., as outlined by Lead. Remove and/or replace installed components and any related parts. Must be able but not limited to Drill close tolerance holes in composites, Tool indexing, Gap measurement.Ability to read and understand blueprints, drawings, schematics, engineering dispositions and instructions. Be safety conscious; employ the use of safety glasses, safety harnesses, respirators, boot socks, and other pertinent safety equipment 100% of the time. Exhibit exemplary housekeeping and Foreign Object Debris (FOD) standards. Maintain clean, neat, organized and FOD free work area. Possess understanding and knowledge of basic computer systems and programs. Ability stand for long periods of time, and work in elevated and/or confined spaces as required. Frequent overhead work may be required. Frequent overtime may be required. Lift less than 25 pounds (Occasional lifting of 21-35 pounds), bend and twist at the waist, walk, crawl, crouch, stand for long periods, kneel, reach, climb/balance, flexion/extension Contact with sealants and solvents, exposure to noise, working on elevated platforms Use personal protective gear for face, eyes, ears, hand, and arms as required. Pass visual acuity and color perception tests Read, write, and comprehend the English language Obtain & maintain training certifications as required to support assignment responsibilities Occasional (1 to 3 hrs) finger manipulation On occasion, a 2-person lift may be necessary for weights greater than 50 lbs Frequent reaching overhead (3 to 6 hrs) Frequent walking on flat surfaces Frequent standing flat or uneven surfaces Frequent balancing on a ladder, steps, or uneven surfaces Occasional climbing on 3-12 ft ladders or stands Rotation of head/neck, sitting, crawling, squatting, bend/stoop, lying down, and operate foot controls Occasional contact with metals Exposure to plastics and solvents to atmospheric conditions Frequent exposure to noiseSkills:aircraft assembly, repair, structural assembly, drill, shim, install, blueprints, engineering prints, reworkQualifications:

  • 2+ years of aircraft sheet metal or heavy aircraft/ aerospace assembly experience
  • Open to entry level licensed A&P mechanics
  • No tools needed
  • Must be open to any shift assigned (1st, 2nd, 3rd as needed) About Aerotek: We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Aerotek, Charleston , Aircraft Assembler, Other , North Charleston, South Carolina

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