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Composite/Structures Technician

Company: Aero Controls
Location: Auburn
Posted on: January 19, 2023

Job Description:

Position: Technician - Composite/Structures

Status: Non-Exempt

Location: Auburn, Washington

Department: Composites

SUMMARY: This position is primarily responsible for the repair/overhaul of flight control surfaces and airframe structure components. Familiar with Hot Bond repairs, pre-pregs, adhesives and core. Must be able and willing to cross train in other departments depending upon shop workloads. The position requires a reliable self-motivated aviation technician that can read and follow directions. Must be able to work individually and also in a team environment


  • Test, disassemble, inspect, repair and reassemble aircraft components.
  • Sanding and media blasting of aircraft components.
  • Willingness to work overtime and holidays on a short notice.
  • Follow customer's special instructions and requirements.
  • Follow all company procedures and policies.
  • Follow all safety and security policies and regulations.
  • Back up department functions and performs other duties as necessary.
  • Reliable self-motivated and willingness to cross train in other departments.
  • Report to work on a regular and consistent basis.
    • Able to read and understand component maintenance/overhaul and structure repair manuals.
    • Able to read and understand drawings.
    • Demonstrate the use of common hand tools
    • Demonstrate the use of torque wrenches, micrometers, dial calipers and multi-meters.
    • Able to stand and work for long periods of time.
    • Able to lift, move, push and pull up to fifty (50) lbs. on a consistent basis.
    • Demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills in English.
    • Build alliances, partnerships and collaborate with co-workers in a tactful, professional and respectful manner. Be a team player with strong interpersonal skills.
    • Resolve workplace differences and conflict to achieve goals and objectives in a professional manner.
    • Foster an atmosphere of new ideas, input and creative solutions when faced with challenges.
    • Listen to others attentively and retain/process information effectively.
    • Promote a professional culture that is trustworthy, honest, and socially responsible while championing an energetic and positive work culture.
    • Promote a professional culture that is trustworthy, honest, and socially responsible while championing an energetic and positive work culture.
      • High School diploma or equivalent.
        • Airframe or Airframe and Powerplant license.
          • Continuous work in manufacturing/production setting.
          • Continuous walking and standing, and lifting, pushing and pulling heavy objects throughout the work day.
          • Flexibility to work overtime if necessary and occasional weekends.

Keywords: Aero Controls, Auburn , Composite/Structures Technician, Professions , Auburn, Washington

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