Composite Technician (US Citizen) – Tucson, AZ – 22155 with Security Clearance Jobs in Tucson, AZ at ClearanceJobs

Title: Composite Technician (US Citizen) – Tucson, AZ – 22155 with Security Clearance

Company: ClearanceJobs

Location: Tucson, AZ

Job Description: * As a Composite Technician B you will work in a dynamic, fast paced environment with a focus on quality and attention to detail.

Required tasks will include the fabrication of composites using various techniques and types of materials, composites integration, prototyping, painting, composites trimming and bonding, etc.

This division specializes in developing disruptive, next-generation technologies for advanced Unmanned Air Systems (UAS / UAV), advanced radar systems, next-generation weapon systems, and other RF sensor technologies using small company agility and big company experience.

85% of time – Performs all duties required to fabricate and integrate composite parts and assemblies. Tasks required may include:

Constructs wet layups and/or Pre-Pregs of carbon fiber, fiberglass, and/or Kevlar utilizing various methods such as compression molds, vacuum bagging, and compression bladders

Operates ovens to complete bonding cycle. Controls conditions of heat and time by setting and operating various controls according to the specifications for the materials and the bonding agents being used

Performs minor part-fitting operations such as trimming, filing, drilling, sanding, sawing, burring, crimping, framing, riveting, and reaming

Bonds a variety of materials (composite, metal, or laminate) to parts, components, assemblies, equipment, or structures to complete semi-finished or finished products

Assemblies and integrates sub-assemblies to composite structures

Paints composite structures

5% of time – Documents new processes, recommends updates for existing processes, and reviews drawings in support of engineering

5% of time – Monitors and verifies quality of finished product. Measures parts with micrometers and calipers to verify dimensions

5% of time – Identifies and corrects conditions that affect employee safety, upholding corporate safety standards Qualifications: * 4 years’ experience in aviation maintenance / manufacturing, at least 0 – 1 years of which is in composites fabrication, or; Secondary education with at least 0 – 1 years of composite fabrication experience

High school diploma or equivalent

Excellent people skills to include collaborating in a multi-disciplinary, diverse, and dynamic team environment

Outstanding work ethic and commitment to organizational success

Familiarity with various shop equipment including cutting/grinding tools, drills, etc.

Ability to read and understand drawings, procedures, and/or schedules

Knowledge and understanding of product quality processes

Ability to accurately complete all required paperwork

Proficient with Microsoft Office products

Excellent communication skills (written, verbal, & presentation)

U.S. citizen required

Able to obtain and maintain DoD clearance and additional clearances as required

Ability to safely complete all physical activities required in a manufacturing environment including, but not limited to:

Lifting, pushing, pulling and/or carrying 25-50 pounds on a regular basis.

Walking, bending, sitting, standing, climbing, and reaching for prolonged periods of time on a regular basis.

Ability to seize, grasp, turn, hold, and operate manufacturing tools and equipment.

Willingness and ability to work in a manufacturing environment with regular exposure to moving mechanical parts, dust, fumes, chemicals, and loud noises.

Reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case by case basis. Preferred Skills: * Active Secret or TS clearance is desired but not requi…