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Aircraft Sheet Metal Worker

ZENETEX specializes in management and technology support services for a variety of federal agencies and commercial organizations. We have opportunities for experienced Sheet Metal Workers to support our Whidbey Island, WA, FRCSW contract. By utilizing state-of-the-art management systems, the FRC program provides world-class support to Navy and Marine Corps tactical, logistical and rotary wing aircraft and their components.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in planning, laying out, constructing, and installing articles such as deflectors, pans, straps, containers, wing patches and flaps, metal furniture, and other items with predominately straight edges and regular curves
  • Assist in the full range of their layout and construction duties
  • Use computers to reference technical manuals, order supplies and tools, and track components in process
  • Assist in planning, manufacturing, and installing cylindrical, square, or rectangular objects with easily constructed fastenings such as single- and double-hem edges and single, double, or grooved seams
  • Using measuring instruments such as pocket rules, hook rules, flexible and semi-flexible rules, compasses, and other hand measuring plans and patterns
  • Using basic hand and powered tools such as hammers, chisels, hand snips, band and circle saws, squaring shears, seamers, bar folders, brakes, and stakes to cut and form
  • Assist in assembling parts by seaming, bolting, screwing, riveting, tacking, spot-welding, and soldering


Education and Experience Requirements

  • Using shop mathematics to determine curves, angles, and pitch
  • Planning and making pattern and template layouts
  • Using measuring instruments
  • Operating shop tools and equipment to construct manufactured items and systems with various seams
  • Working with various kinds of metal, including magnesium, honeycomb material, galvanized and black iron, aluminum and aluminum alloys, stainless steel, copper and brass sheets, lead alloys, and bronze

 

U.S. Citizenship Required
MUST HAVE OR BE ABLE TO OBTAIN A SECRET SECURITY CLEARANCE


ZENETEX is an Equal Opportunity/ affirmative action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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