|Date Posted||September 6, 2018|
Assembly Mechanic assembles fabricated/machined metal parts and standards into partial or completed assemblies.
- Assembly Mechanic Reads and interprets written work orders and aerospace blueprints and drawings to determine parts requirements and sequence of assembly step.
- Cleans or otherwise prepares part surfaces for assembly.
- Applies and cleans excess adhesives, lubricants, sealants, and other substances as required by work order, drawing, and/or blueprint instructions to piece parts for assembly.
- Inserts rings, pins, and other standards and fastens parts together using nuts, bolts, screws, clips, rivets, or other fasteners.
- Uses hammers, punches, pliers, screwdrivers, wrenches, rivet guns, and other hand tools to perform assembly operation.
- Installs bushings and bearings and uses hand tools to produce close fit between parts.
- Operates drill presses, presses, or riveting machines to assist in assembly operation.
- Uses micrometers, force gauges, calipers, torque wrenches, dial indicators, and other types of precision measuring tools and equipment. Reads measuring tools and interprets readings in performing assembly operations.
- Handles parts, subassemblies and assemblies with care to ensure those with finishes or special coatings are not damaged or blemished.
- Performs functional testing.
- Meets established standards for productivity and quality. Confers with supervisor when problems occur which impact expected levels of performance.
- Responsible for supporting and ensuring compliance to ISO 9001/AS9100 Quality Management Systems.
- Must contribute to a positive work environment.
- Performs any task required to support customer requirements and company goals.
- Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business language, technical procedures, aerospace blueprints and drawings, manuals, governmental regulations, and safety procedures and instructions.
- Ability to add or subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
- Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
- Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
- Ability to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or listen.
- Must be able to sit or stand for at least 10 hours a day.
- The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
- Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions