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Assembly Mechanic/Sealer

Location: Wichita, Ks

Applicants must demonstrate they have the ambition, strong work ethic, knowledge, and technical aptitude to perform a variety of assembly functions according to detailed specifications and meet strict quality requirements.

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Position Details

  • Qualifications

    • Minimum of three years of experience in aircraft/aerospace manufacturing assembly – experience with complicated and varied assemblies preferred
    • Ability to read and interpret complex blueprints, specifications, and other work instructions
    • High level of experience with lay-out and drilling of holes, installation of fasteners, bearings, bushings, countersink, etc.
    • Experience with application of sealants, primers, paints, cleaning agents, hand and power tools used in assembly processes
    • Requires the use of a variety of sheet metal hand and power tools, and sealing tools such as spatulas, scrapers, rollers, sealing gun, fairing tool, etc.
  • Duties/Responsibilities

    Essential duties include:

    Performs a variety of operations in surface preparation and sealing.
    Performs fay surface, pre-pack, injection, fillet and brush coat aircraft sealing operations according to oral / written instructions and standard shop practices.
    Proficient in the sealing of fasteners, nut plates, stand offs, etc.
    Follows established cleaning procedures prior to sealing using specified solvent, lint-free cloth, pipe cleaners and/or funnel brushes.
    Performs any rework required to include removing old sealant, re-cleaning and re-sealing

  • Education and Experience

    • High school diploma or equivalent required.
    • Must have strong work ethic, drive to achieve high levels of performance and can demonstrate a detail-oriented nature and on-time attendance dependability.
  • Physical Requirements

    • Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds as well as stand, sit, bend, kneel, squat and walk on a regular basis.
    • Must have excellent hand-eye coordination.
    • Must wear gloves, eyes & ear protection and adhere to safety procedures at all times.
    • Applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

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Culture and Environment

  • Teamwork, creativity and collaboration
  • Suggestions and ideas are heard.
  • Work-life balance is valued.
  • Clean and climate-controlled environment
  • Modern and spacious breakroom with many food and beverage options
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Pay and Benefits

  • Competitive wages
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance with generous employer premium contributions
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer match
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Short-term Disability and Long-term Disability
  • Life insurance
  • Gym membership discount
  • Employee assistance program
  • Christmas club savings account
  • Referral bonuses
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