Aircraft Sheet Metal Mechanic Jobs in Tucson, AZ at APA Services

Title: Aircraft Sheet Metal Mechanic

Company: APA Services

Location: Tucson, AZ

Job Summary:
The Sheetmetal Mechanic will troubleshoot, inspect and perform maintenance on customer aircraft sheet metal components, composites and hydraulics. Perform and document all work performed per appropriate manuals and regulations as required.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Adhere to clients General Work Requirements
Comply with environmental health / safety policies / procedures, participate in 5-S activities and perform work in a safe and timely manner.
Remove / install aircraft components as required
Fabricate and or modify structural modifications on aircraft parts
Perform minor structural repairs on composite components either attached or detached
Assist in conducting hidden damage inspection of aircraft structures
Assist with complex structural repairs either on or off aircraft
Operate ground support equipment as required
Assist with aircraft component repair
Perform mechanical / electrical removals and installations as required
May assist with maintenance at off-site locations
Assist in wing removal as required
Assist maintenance as required
Inspect confined areas of airframe
Assist in designing, modifying and welding metal fixtures as required
Assist in providing time estimates as required
Fabricate sheet and/or composite components


3-5 years of structural sheet metal repair / modification experience or substantiated similar experience
Have an A Certification, or A & P Certificate or Repairman Certificate
Completed Sheet metal A/C Tech school or equivalent schooling
Ability to interpret and work with mechanical engineering drawings
Effectively communicate in both written and verbal form on individual and / or aircraft status
Own Basic set of hand tools with the ability to demonstrate Inventory & control of tools
Must obtain appropriate Ground Support Equipment Qualifications as required
Work unscheduled overtime including nonscheduled work days and holidays
Able to work in seasonal/inclement weather outside
Obtain a Security Identification Display Area badge (SIDA) (If applicable)
You have basic PC skills
Demonstrate ability to train other employees

About Our Client:
For over 130 years our client innovative and integrated solutions have demonstrated our commitment to creating a positive social impact around the globe. Our range of products and services are tailored to meet our customers’ evolving needs across the commercial aviation, energy, transportation and infrastructure, machinery, defense and space systems sectors.
Our culture embraces diversity and cooperation, and we promote a healthy balance of professional and personal development, ensuring that your ideas and expertise are valued and respected.
About Us:
APA Services, Inc. is a full service staffing company supplying qualified technical and professional employees to the most reputable companies in the Aerospace/Aircraft industry—across the United States and abroad.
Benefits of working with APA Services:
Weekly Payroll, Medical Insurance Available, Cash Advances, Travel Pay and/or bonuses on Select Contracts.
Thanks for taking the time to apply and we look forward to working with you soon.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $76,144.00 per year

Dental insurance
Health insurance
Vision insurance


8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

Tucson, AZ 85756: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


Aircraft Sheet Metal: 3 years (Required)


Airframe License (Required)
Airframe & Powerplant License (Preferred)

Work Location: One location