Aircraft Sheet Metal Mechanic Jobs in Macon, GA at Total Aviation Staffing, LLC
Title: Aircraft Sheet Metal Mechanic
Company: Total Aviation Staffing, LLC
Location: Macon, GA
If you believe quality is a way of life, then you’ve come to the right place.
We are currently recruiting for an A ircraft Sheet Metal Mechanic job in Albany, GA.
You’ll help feed and protect the world by building something truly great—from industry-leading agricultural aircraft to the skills and experience that will help your career take off.
You’ll have a chance to learn an entire business and not be a cog in a big company machine.
You’ll be involved in the entire process of building an aircraft – from raw material to flight testing.
Salary Range: $18-26 per hour
Long term position
We are looking for a competent aircraft sheet metal mechanic to assemble complex sheet metal components for our aircraft, including control surfaces, wings, various structural assemblies, and sub-assemblies. Must be responsible and comply with all safety guidelines. A keen eye for detail and great mechanical aptitude are also essential.
Must be proficient with the use of various sheet metal tools to layout rivet patterns, trim, drill, contour, rivet, and install aircraft parts and assemble using blueprints. Thorough understanding of drill sizes, selection, correct rivet selection, and proper rivet installation techniques per the engineering requirements, engineering specifications, and/or the FAA specification.
The goal is to install parts and sub-assemblies onto aircraft while maintaining the highest level of quality.
Report To Manufacturing Supervisor
Essential Job Functions
Assemble complex sheet metal components, control surfaces, wings, various structural assemblies, and sub-assemblies
Analyze and understand aircraft blueprints, specifications, and maintenance manuals to assemble aircraft and make repairs
Ensure all assemblies and installations are up to FAA and Thrush design specifications
Safely operate various tools used for sheet metal applications (rivet guns, drills, die grinders, snips, shears, English wheel, and etc.)
Keeps work area neat, clean, and organized
Skills and Abilities
Analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills
Teamwork and interpersonal communication skills
Mechanical aptitude and ability to understand engineering documents and schematics
Knowledge of metal, alloys, aircraft adhesives, and sealants
Strong hand-eye coordination and proficiency in using tools
Sufficient physical strength and dexterity to climb on aircraft and manipulate replacement parts
Prior experience with sheet metal work in the aviation industry
Understand basic math
Ability to work alone without much oversight
Education and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent
FAA Airframe License a plus but not required
Knowledge of the FAA AC43.13 1B Chapter 4, Section 4
If you are interested in applying for the Aircraft Sheet Metal mechanic job in Albany, GA, please include:
An updated resume
Job Type: Full-time