Aircraft Sheet Metal Technician

POSTED ON 3/11/2021 AVAILABLE BEFORE 4/18/2021
AAA AEROSPACE USA INC Hired Organization Address Chicago, IL Full Time

Job Posting for Aircraft Sheet Metal Technician at AAA AEROSPACE USA INC

Positions available in the following locations: 

  • Tucson, Arizona
  • Bridgeport, West Virginia

The Structures Technician will troubleshoot, inspect, and perform maintenance on customer aircraft sheet metal components, composites, and hydraulics. Perform and document all work performed per appropriate manuals and regulations as required.

In your role, you will:

  • Adhere to General Work Requirements
  • Comply with environmental health/safety policies/procedures, participate in 5-S activities, and perform work in a safe and timely manner.
  • Remove/install aircraft components as required
  • Fabricate and or modify structural modifications on aircraft parts
  • Perform minor structural repairs on composite components either attached or detached
  • Assist in conducting hidden damage inspection of aircraft structures
  • Assist with complex structural repairs either on or off aircraft
  • Operate ground support equipment as required
  • Assist with aircraft component repair
  • Perform mechanical/electrical removals and installations as required
  • May assist with maintenance at off-site locations
  • Assist in wing removal as required
  • Assist maintenance as required
  • Inspect confined areas of the airframe
  • Assist in designing, modifying, and welding metal fixtures as required
  • Assist in providing time estimates as required
  • Fabricate sheet and/or composite components


As our ideal candidate,

  • You have a minimum of 3 years of structural sheet metal repair/modification experience or substantiated similar experience
  • You have an A Certification, or A & P Certificate or Repairman Certificate
  • You have completed Sheet metal A/C Tech school or equivalent schooling
  • You have the ability to interpret and work with mechanical engineering drawings
  • You have the ability to effectively communicate in both written and verbal form on individual and / or aircraft status
  • You own a basic set of hand tools with the ability to demonstrate Inventory & control of tools
  • You must obtain appropriate Ground Support Equipment Qualifications as required
  • You have the ability to work unscheduled overtime including nonscheduled work days and holidays
  • You have the ability to work in seasonal/inclement weather outside
  • You have the ability to obtain a Security Identification Display Area badge (SIDA) (If applicable)
  • You have basic PC skills
  • You have a minimum of 1 year of corporate/commercial jet experience
  • You have the demonstrated ability to train other employees

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