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Orizon Aerostructures Assembler I in Chanute, Kansas


This position works in a temperature controlled working environment to assemble, modify and install aircraft structural assemblies, sub-assemblies, and structures on aircraft systems.


  • Prepares work to be accomplished by following work instructions, blueprint specifications, and parts lists; gathering parts, subassemblies, tools, and materials.

  • Assemble aircraft subassemblies in accordance with work instruction and engineering documents, with or without the aid of jigs and fixtures, by drilling, filing, filling, reaming, countersinking, burring, and fastening using various hand tools, as well as electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment.

  • Perform repairs and rework for issues not requiring MRB (Material Review Board) instructions or approval.

  • Perform repairs and rework, under direct supervision, for issues which require MRB instructions or approval.

  • Self-inspect work in accordance with Customer Specifications

  • Shim, fit, trim and align structural assemblies and sub-assemblies using premade shims.

  • Ensure all assemblies and detail parts are free of Foreign Object Debris (FOD) and non-conformance issues.

  • Report all non-conformances to Team Leads and/or Production Supervisor.

  • Follow all safety procedures and report unsafe conditions to safety officials or manufacturing supervision.

  • Report on job status and productions restraints to Team leaders and/or Production Supervisor.

  • Maintain production schedule, Earned Standard Hour objectives, and production goals.

  • Maintain an “Ultra C-Lean” working environment by following proper work procedures, ensuring a clean work area, and confirming at the beginning and end of each shift that the work area has an accurate inventory of tools.

  • Keeps tools and tooling operational by completing preventive maintenance requirements; notifying Team Lead or Supervisor of any needed repair.

  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you get along with customers, clients, co-workers and management.