Textron Sheet Metal Assembler C - Various Shifts in Wichita, Kansas
Sheet Metal Assembler C - Various Shifts
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To assemble primary and major sheet metal assemblies including different types of metals, composites, and other materials. May be required to work with higher grade Assemblers while in training.
Performs a wide variety of operations in the completion of assemblies involving component tooling where some judgment is necessary to set up and maintain a positive relationship of a multiple number of parts or assemblies.
Performs assembling operations such as cutting, filing, drilling, countersinking, fitting, shimming, adjusting, clamping, bolting, reaming, riveting, and bucking where locations and other pertinent information is established or predetermined and tolerances, edge margins, hole patterns, etc., are usually controlled by tooling and fixtures.
Locates reference points, holes, parts and assemblies from established reference lines or points, transfers hole and rivets pattern within predetermined limits and performs sheet metal assembly work with and without aid of jigs, fixtures or other tooling when necessary.
Applies sealing, bonding agents and other liquid adhesives per specification requirements.
Install some hardware such as nuts, bolts, spring pins, cotter keys and safety wire as needed.
Special care is needed for stress critical areas and areas of cosmetic concern.
Rework and repair issues as needed.
Uses hand and portable tools such as rivet gun, drill motor, portable dimpling equipment, bucking bars, de-burr tools, file, scale, etc.
Functional testing of completed parts and assemblies may be required.
Responsible for the quality of own work.
Performs other related duties as required.
Must have a high school diploma, an equivalent certificate, or a bronze level WorkKeys certification.
No experience required.
Somewhat disagreeable working conditions due to noise level of work area and dust/dirt.
Take your career higher at Textron Aviation:
Competitive starting salaries with growth potential
Health benefits beginning day one
Tuition assistance and continuing education programs
Relocation assistance (terms and conditions apply)
Flight training courses and bonuses (terms and conditions apply)
Come feel the pride.
This role is eligible for up to a $15,000 (pre-tax) sign-on bonus based on level of experience. Terms & conditions apply. The Company reserves the right to amend or suspend this program at any time.
Kansas Tax Credit:
Join Textron Aviation’s Kansas team and you may be eligible for a $5,000 state of Kansas Aviation tax credit for up to five years. Visit https://www.aircapitaloftheworld.com/taxcredits for more information on the tax credit.
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Primary Location: US-Kansas-Wichita
Recruiting Company: Textron Aviation
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Shift: First Shift
Job Posting: 10/10/2023, 11:41:07 AM
Req ID: 318459