165457,  Structures Repair Technician Level II (15) - FL -

Category: MAN
Job Title: Structures Repair Technician Level II (15) - FL
Region: FL-Florida
City: Jacksonville
State: FL
Rate: $DOE
Duration: 12 Months
Description: Chipton-Ross is seeking 15 Structures Repair Technicians for openings in Jacksonville,FL.

Performs inspections, disassembly and reassembly, as well as heavy depot rework and repair of F/A-18 series aircraft or Flight Control Surfaces in accordance with DOD, manufacturer, company, supplier and other technical directives. Performs close tolerance drilling and reaming operations to critical support structures, and fracture critical assemblies. Perform removal and installation of close tolerance fasteners, bushings, anchor plates, and rivets. Assemble and repair sub-assemblies in fixture jigs and modification tooling as required. Perform corrosion removal, sealing and shimming operations of surface skins and assemblies. Knowledge and experience with composite materials is desirable.

1) Able to read and interpret schematics, assembly drawings, process specifications, technical manuals, written instructions, test procedures, etc.
2) Able to setup and use a variety of precision measuring instruments such as: dial indicators, micrometers, gauges, protractors, and calipers, etc.
3) Able to use common hand tools such as: drills, reamers, deburring tools, files, rivet guns, bucking bars, etc.
4) Able to assemble aircraft structures and associated components with the aid of jigs and fixtures by drilling, filing, filling, honing, reaming, counter-sinking, dimpling, burring and fastening.
5) Able to perform close tolerance assembly operations such as: shimming, fitting, trimming, and aligning where variances may occur considerably from one assembly to another as with fairings and the mating of major structural assemblies.
6) Able to replace major structure components, longerons, formers, ribs and stiffeners in skinned assemblies establishing from blueprints with firm callouts, butt, center, chord, station and water lines.
7) Able to blind pickup of hole locations for blank parts from existing structure.
8) Able to operate such equipment as brakes, grinders, band saws, and presses.
9) Able to identify different types of corrosion, clean and treat corrosion, remove damaged areas, fabricate parts to repair damaged area, determine rivet patterns, layouts, etc.
10) Checks all work and ensures a defective free assembly prior to final inspection.
11) Maintains a neat and orderly work area, supports the company 5S program, and complies with all safety regulations.

High School Diploma or GED.

WORK HOURS: 2:00 PM - 10:30 AM
Applicant must have the ability to work overtime and Night Shift.

Will need to provide tools and toolbox which will need to comply with Company standards if Company toolbox is not available. All contractors are required to wear Steel or Composite Toe Shoes while in the shop floor areas of the site.

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.

Christian Martinez-Salceda at
343 Main Street
El Segundo, CA 90245

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x229 or (800) 927-9318 x229

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