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Aerotek F-18 Program- Structures Mechanics in San Antonio, Texas

Government contract hiring aircraft structures mechanics to work on F-18 aircraft in San Antonio, TX! This is a long-term opportunity in that the client hopes to bring everyone hired on as a direct employee within the first year! No tools required! If interested, please APPLY ASAP or CALL (843) 972-1925!!

Preferred Qualifications:

F-18 TMS experience

FAA Certified in Airframe repair, Overhaul, Maintenance & Production of aircraft.

Performs disassembly, cleaning, close tolerance inspections, repair/replacement and assembly operations on aircraft critical structures such as formers, longerons, ribs, bulkheads. Works in accordance with DOD, manufacturer, company, supplier, engineering dispos.

Performs program critical heavy structure repair. Wing root removal and replacement.

• Experience in heavy structural modifications to aircraft at depot level. As well as all types of sheet metal fabrication, skin repairs, and structural repair.

• Experience in drill, ream, locate, pick up, and countersinking of close tolerance holes.

• Experience in teardown, repair, overhaul, and reassembly of major aircraft systems and components.

Aircraft Assembler Structures/Composite II F-18 JSF

• Experience in metal / composite assembly of F-18 fuselage, fastener layout, hole preparation, countersinking

• Experience in close tolerance hole preparation, and installation of a variety of fasteners, inspection of all structural assemblies to insure proper tolerances.

• Experience in interpreting engineering blue prints, assembly planning, visual aids, and use of tooling and gigs, for proper structural alignment and placement.

• Experience in the production of all variants of the F-18 Aircraft

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