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Kansas Department of Commerce Aircraft Assembly Mechanic in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11437262 Full Job Description



If you have experience in Aviation as a Sheetmetal Mechanic and looking for a great opportunity with a dynamic EMPLOYEE-OWNED manufacturing company, Globe Engineering might be the place for you. Globe was established in 1946 in Wichita Kansas where it produced child safety seats for automobiles. We have grown over the years and now we supply tubes and sheet metal parts to a variety of aviation companies throughout the world. Being part of an EMPLOYEE-OWNED company has several benefits, the profits are returned to the employees in the form of an excellent retirement plan, company stocks, bonuses, and a solid benefits package.

Job Objective: Committed to being part of a positive working environment while providing quality products and meeting customer’s schedule. Reads blueprints and builds small to medium sized assemblies per plan specification.

Essential Job Functions:

+ Proficient at reading and interpreting aircraft blueprints.

+ Experience in countersinking and installation of rivets.

+ Experience in reaming close tolerance holes.

+ Good communication skills.

+ Occasional lifting up to 50lbs.

+ Experience building medium sized assemblies preferred.

+ Experience using adhesives and sealers preferred.

Work Environment:

+ Usual working days/hours: Monday thru Thursday 6:00am – 4:30pm; Friday 6:00am – 3:30pm. Working hours are subject to change based company needs, may require working on Saturday and Sunday.

+ Manufacturing shop environment

+ Frequently walks throughout the shop

+ High noise level


+ Hand drills

+ Drill Press

+ Die Grinder (Dotco)

+ Calipers

+ Micrometers

+ Height Gages

+ Rivet Squeezes

+ Rivet Gun


+ High School Diploma or equivalent

+ Prior aviation assembly experience preferred.

+ Good mechanical skills.

+ Previous experience operating hand tools such as rivet guns, drills, sealing guns.

+ Sealing Experience (Pre-pack, Dobb, Fay, Fillet)

This position may be filled or closed to further application without notice.

Globe Engineering Co. Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and fully subscribes to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity. Applicants and/or employees are considered for hire, promotion, termination, layoff recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training and job status without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, marital status, and national origin, and age, physical or mental disability, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws. We strongly encourage women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans to apply to our job openings.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00 - $20.00 per hour


+ Dental insurance

+ Flexible spending account

+ Health insurance

+ Life insurance

+ Paid time off

+ Referral program

+ Retirement plan

+ Visi on insurance


+ 10 hour shift

+ Monday to Friday

Supplemental Pay:

+ Bonus pay

Application Question(s):

+ Are you able to work Mon - Thurs 6:00am - 4:30pm Friday 6:00am-3:30apm


+ High school or equivalent (Preferred)


+ Aviation Assembly Mechanic: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift Availability:

+ Day Shift (Preferred)

Work Location:

+ One location

Company's website:

+ www.globeeng.com

Benefit Conditions:

+ Waiting period may apply

+ Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

+ No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

+ Temperature screenings

+ Social distancing guidelines in place