175218 - Aircraft Structural Assembler (2) - AZ
12 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking 2 Aircraft Structural Assembler for openings in Mesa, AZ.

Assemble, modify and install aircraft structural assemblies, subassemblies, and structures on
aircraft systems. Identify nonconforming parts, conditions and manufacturing processes. Work
with engineering to improve manufacturing processes.
Major Tasks and Responsibilities:
Assemble aircraft structures or aircraft support equipment with or without the aid of jigs and
fixtures by drilling, filing, filling, reaming, countersinking, burring and fastening using various
hand tools as well as electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment.
Shim, fit, trim and align structural assemblies and subassemblies that vary considerably from one
Assembly to another as with fairings and the mating of major assemblies
callouts, butt, station and water lines; blind pick up of hole locations for blank parts from
existing structure; correcting skin canning conditions, buckles, wrinkles in outer skins and
remove surface defects as assigned.
Assemble, install, rework, repair and modify aircraft structural, mechanical or electrical
assemblies, subassemblies, components, systems, and airframe structures on aircraft systems
following manufacturing planning, blueprints, schematics, process specifications, repair and
rework sketches, written and oral instructions.
Ensure all assemblies and detail parts are free of Foreign Object Debris (FOD) and nonconformances
issues. Check units for compliance using hand held precision measuring
equipment, such as calipers, micrometers, height gauges and scales.
Report all non-conformances to manufacturing supervision or corrective action representative.
Prepare rejection tags noting deviations from specifications on dimensions, finishes, material,
processes, or quality when required.

•Knowledgeable and skilled in basic sheet metal, riveting, assembly methods and common
shop practices.
•Knowledgeable and able to interpret and work from blueprints, sketches and written and
verbal instructions.
•Knowledgeable and able to apply shop math.
•Knowledgeable and able to use computer systems for office and shop applications.
•Skilled in listening and interpersonal participation, and able to work with others as part of a
team which includes giving and receiving feedback, and assisting others in completion of
•Able to complete and maintain all required training and certifications needed to do your job
•Able to work in confined spaces requiring kneeling, crawling, climbing, and bending.

WORK HOURS: Work shift is on a 9/80 schedule with every other Friday off. May be assigned to either first or second shift, 5:30-3:00 or 3:00 to 12:30 .

Job candidates must successfully pass a practical structures competency test to qualify for employment.

Cody Reposa at creposa@chiptonross.com
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x182 or (800) 927-9318 x182

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.