- 184731 - Structures Technician
- CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Structures Technician for an opening in Hawthorne, CA.
Modification, repair, assembly, and installation of the rocket, spacecraft, and other launch vehicle sub-assemblies
Drill, ream, countersink holes in proper sequence and to correct size using hand and self-feed drill motors
Apply sealant, alodine, primer, adhesives and other special finishes
Install fasteners in proper sequence per drawing, using correct tools (e.g., rivet gun and bucking bar, drill motor, power screwdriver, C-squeeze, ratchet wrench, nut runner)
Self-check work after completion using QA instruments to ensure it is complete per drawing
Handle and dispose of hazardous materials in approved manner
2+ years of structural assembly experience
Must be able to lift at least 35 lbs unassisted
Must be willing to travel up to 10%. Position is based in Hawthorne, CA, however work at other Client facilities for extended periods for similar work may be required
Must be able to climb ladders and work in confined spaces
Must be able to stand for extended periods of time
Must be willing to work all shifts, overtime, and weekends as needed
Experience with the military or within an aviation manufacturing company
Experience with high-volume manufacturing
Experience with drilling, reaming, hone and countersinking straight and close tolerance holes
Experience using various types of hand tools and/or hand-held power tools, floor-mounted power tools and precision measuring tools on structures materials
Ability to perform work assignments according to written work instructions
Accredited High School Diploma/GED
Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293
Phone: (310) 414-7800 x290 or (800) 927-9318 x290
Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.
Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.
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.