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Sheet Metal Mechanic
Bridgewater
VA
Maintenance
Transportation and Warehousing
11/25/2019

Seeking a US Military Veteran, National Guardsman, Reservist, and/or Military Spouse to apply for a Sheet Metal Mechanic position. Build components for aircraft applications using a variety of sheet metal materials. Position requires a high school diploma, with previous experience or training in sheet metal work, and must provide own tools.

Responsibilities:
  • Perform a variety of structures work – fabrication of parts, repairs, modifications, etc.
  • Shoot and buck rivets to specifications following FAA guidelines.
  • Remove existing rivets from aircraft structure.
  • Recognize differences in types of metals including structural strength and thickness.
  • Perform sheet metal bends to guidelines and specifications per normal aviation practices.
  • Work with and around a variety of chemicals and follow all OSHA standards in regards to Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
  • Build components for aircraft applications using a variety of sheet metal materials.
  • Make decisions regarding how to make repairs and know which repairs are possible.
  • Understand and use FAA standards (AC4313 Chapter 4).
  • Read blueprints for build and modification completion. Follow both written and verbal instructions.
  • Document job completion paperwork.

Requirements: Veteran + Military
  • US Veteran, National Guardsman, Reservist or Military Spouse
  • High School diploma or GED equivalent
  • Experience working with sheet metal OR completion of a similar technical school program
  • Must provide own tools
  • Manage time to effectively meet company priorities
  • Valid FAA Airframe & Power plant (A&P) license preferred 
  • Experience with King Air or Dash 8 aircraft preferred
  • Able to crawl in and out of tight spaces and lay in prone position for 4+ hours
  • Work at elevated heights up to 40 feet; in enclosed hangars and exterior weather conditions
  • Lift balance, and carry 50 lbs
  • Work in close proximity to other people
  • Ability to use and effectively manager ERP program, time clock and company intranet

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