Essential Job Functions
*Safely perform sheet-metal layout, fabrication, and installation of parts, equipment or fabricated items on aircraft under general supervision. Coordinate with supervision and Inspection to ensure compliance with internal and FAA paperwork, sign-offs and quality specifications.
*Use blueprints to cut and form plastics and follow standard operating procedures when using adhesives, sealants and solvents.
*Utilizing proper tooling, shape and form complex angles and configurations according to blueprint specifications or written/verbal information.
*Safely operate shop equipment such as: brakes, presses, riveting equipment, shears, and hand tools associated with sheet-metal functions. Use the proper hardware for various sheet metal applications.
*Comply with all safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies. Use personal protective equipment as required. Ensure aircraft interior is protected (PTP).
*Assist in monthly 5S audits.
*Use the material tracking system to create parts demand, track squawks and to sign-off work.
*Assist in developing initiatives to meet individual OGSM requirements, as required.
*Participate in continuous improvement activities (e.g. YIAW, Kaizen events, etc.).
*Properly use and maintain company-provided tools and equipment and returns items to tool room after use.
*Ensure standard operating procedures are followed when operating ground support equipment.
*Properly collect and dispose of waste fuel, oil, hydraulic fluids, de-icing fluids, and solvent rags.
*Ensure accurate daily job charging to the aircraft.
*Exchange job related information and coordinate work activities between shifts through turn over report meetings and direct contact with leadership.
*Assist in maintaining shop equipment and associated JSAs. Perform other duties as assigned. Required Skills:
*Heavy structures work (Skin changes, cargo door mods, crack repairs, antenna installations)
*A working knowledge of sheet-metal installation and fabrication processes (measuring, cutting, bending, forming, and drilling of aluminum sheet stock, angle and honeycomb) is required.
*Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation.
*Valid drivers license required. to operate towing and other Gulfstream transportation equipment.
*Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
*Able to use tools and equipment associated with sheetmetal installation and fabrication work.
*Able to climb ladders and stairs, work in small restricted areas, lift up to 40 pounds and work any shift.
*Must have a good working knowledge of computers and experience working with Microsoft Office suite
*Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language. Minimum Qualifications
*High School Diploma or GED required.
*2 years experience of sheet metal and/or fabrication experience.
*Valid Driver’s License required.