Final Line Mechanics (REQ# 160245)
Final Line Mechanics (REQ# 160245)STS
Website STS Technical Services
STS Technical Services is hiring Final Line Mechanics in Savannah, Georgia.
Sheet metals skills a plus, fabrication of parts/shims, must be able to follow engineering drawings and knowledge of using precise measuring tools, calipers, feeler gauges etc.. knowledge with using countersinks, reamers, rivet guns and other Sheet Metal tools. Must be able to work in a team filled environment and at a high pace environment working to achieve the milestones set for the days activities.
Hydraulic systems experience with landing gears, composite trimming and edge filling a plus, ability or experience rigging flight control surfaces flaps, spoilers etc Knowledge in swaging of hydraulic lines and fuel lines. Must be able to work in a team filled environment and at a high pace rate working to achieve the milestones set for the days activities.
Education and Experience Requirements:
- High School graduate/GED. Airframe and Powerplant License preferred.
- Three (3) years aerospace/aviation experience or equivalent mechanical experience such as auto mechanics, heavy equipment, etc.
In a team oriented work environment, install parts and components, lines, cables, etc. in area assigned using required tools and appropriate prints, specifications, and operational requirements to complete work assigned through final inspection, and assure conformance to specifications. May assist in instructing or mentoring junior mechanics.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
- Assemble, install, and adjust aircraft structure parts and system components.
- Rig control cables, sectors, linkages, control surfaces, landing gear and doors, engines, cowls, aircraft entry doors and associated parts and hardware.
- Remove and replace system components, cut and fit system lines and associated hardware necessary to facilitate and perform repairs.
- Responsible for quality and efficiency of all installations; ensure all parts/assembly meet requirements.
- Perform necessary rework to ensure installations meet conformity.
- Install systems lines, valves, ducts and associated parts and hardware. Work to ensure a leak free system.
- Use a variety of tools and equipment, including permaswage pumps, dies, line cutting tools, wrenches, checking tools, witness guages, etc. and tools to successfully complete component and perform minor structure installation.
- Assist in troubleshooting mechanical and structural problems to facilitate and perform basic repairs.
- Update and sign required logs and records as required.
- Check own work and may be required to check work of junior mechanics to ensure a defect free installation prior to final inspection.
- Maintain a neat and orderly work area, support the company FOD and 5S programs and comply with all safety regulations.
- Demonstrate competencies in the employee effectiveness review.
- Maintain and use all logs and records such as MIR sheets, DMTs, Crabs, PCOs, etc.
- Support continuous improvement processes as assigned.
- In support of aircraft certification and final phase testing, may include flight tests on aircraft as required.
- Perform other duties as assigned.
- Must be able to climb ladders and stairs, work in small-space restricted areas and lift up to 50 lbs.
- Solumina and Smarteam experience preferred.
- Requires ability to read and interpret basic blueprints and schematic diagrams and use all tools required to do the job.
- Must be skilled in close tolerance work and have knowledge of use of special tools and ability to perform close tolerance work such as drilling, reaming, ship fitting parts, etc.
- Ability to operate hydraulic mule pumps, fixtures, and jigs.
About STS Technical Services:
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