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Structures Mechanics

APA Services • 
Hillsboro, Oregon, USA
Position Type: Contractor
Job Description:
Job Requirements:
I am currently recruiting for Structures positions in Hillsboro, OR
Performs part-fitting operations such as filing, sawing, burring, crimping, trimming, riveting, drilling, and reaming.Measures parts with micrometers and calipers to verify dimensions.Operates all power tools and equipment necessary to accomplish job assignment.Clean, strip, prime and sand structural surfaces and materials prior to bonding.Completes all required maintenance records.Accurately records time worked on a work order.
Required Skills:
Ability to read work orders, blueprints, and specifications to determine repair or fabrication procedures and sequence of operations. Knowledge and experience repairing sheet, extruded, or other structural parts of aircraft according to design specifications using hand tools, power tools, and metalworking machinery. Ability to read design specifications or examine sample parts to determine fabrication procedures and machines and tools required for repair or installation. Trims and files parts to fit and verifies fitting tolerances, using measuring instruments. Drills, reams, and countersinks holes in subassemblies, and bolts, rivets, or otherwise fastens subassemblies into structural assembly. Installs parts and components, such as incidental plumbing, electrical, rigging, or other functional items, in main structure.   Confers with other workers to expedite heat-treating, anodizing, or other specified processing of repair parts.   Performs miscellaneous duties to service aircraft. May specialize in work, or repair and modification of structural, precision, and functional spare parts and assemblies. Communicates with the customer as required. Must be able to use the FAA approved data proficiently (i.e., IPC, M/M, OHM, SRM). Must have knowledge of design techniques, principles, tools and instruments involved in the production and use of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models. Ability to lift up to 80 pounds.
5-7 years aviation sheet metal experience
Pre-employment drug test required. Minimum tool list requirement.
Looking for candidates to perform cargo assembly and modifications, in addition, to perform heavy structures on Boeing aircraft.
Reads work orders, blueprints, and specifications.
Must be able to use all tech data and aircraft drawings to locate part numbers and accomplish repairs.Communicates with other workers to fit and align heavy parts or expedite processing of repair parts.Cleans, strips, primes, and sands structural surfaces and materials prior to bonding.Must be able to accomplish any and all repairs, modifications, E.A.‘s, etc, with very little to no assistance.Repair body or structure of aircraft according to specifications.
Ashley Freitas
Commercial Aviation Recruiting Specialist
APA Services
Phone:  888-272-7868 x 118
Cell Phone:  817-821-9161
Fax:  800-285-8805
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Salary Range: Neg-Neg
Job Ident #: Structures-Hillsboro OR

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