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L3 Vertex Aerospace
Location: Texas
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Manufacturing
Category: Machinist
Basic Function Summary:

Provides machinist support for aircraft, engine and support equipment. Fabricates, repairs, and modifies metallic and nonmetallic parts, utilizing equipment such as lathes, grinders, milling machines, drill presses, and metal bending/cutting tools. Reads, interprets and works from technical manuals, drawings, blueprints, sketches, verbal instructions, and broken or intact items to repair, fabricate, and manufacture parts, tools, and equipment.

Essential Duties and Accountabilities:

Takes raw metal stock, or other fabricants and using machines such as metal working lathes, drill presses, grinders, milling machines, and metal bending/cutting tools and equipment, fabricates, manufactures, and/or repairs aircraft parts, components, special tools, and equipment.

Perform maintenance on machines such as metal working lathes, drill presses, grinders, milling machines, and metal bending/cutting tools and equipment.

Performs operations involving the actual laying out of work, setting up machines and cutting, turning, drilling, shearing, tapping, reaming, shaping, scraping, grinding, filing, honing, polishing, and buffing on various kinds of metallic and/or nonmetallic materials.

May be required to become Aircraft and Support Equipment Wheel and Tire qualified and certified.

May be required to become Aircraft Brake Rider/ Wing Walker certified.

Design and fabricate various parts using blueprints, drawings, charts, and samples.

May be required to perform Collateral Duty Quality Control Inspections (CDQAR\CDI).

Perform other reasonable related incidental duties when directed.

Familiarization with COMNAVAIRFORINST 4790.2 series and other applicable Navy Instructions, Maintenance Instructions, Maintenance Manuals, Illustrated Parts Breakdown, Technical Directives, Manufacture manuals and Company Instructions.

Coordinate with Leadman/Supervisor/Quality Control to resolve questions concerning serviceability and/or on repair procedures.

May be required to assist other mechanics/senior mechanics within the work center/division in the performance of their duties, i.e. during periods of increased workload).

Document all work accomplished and maintain maintenance records IAW COMNAVAIRFORINST 4790.2 series and other applicable instructions.

May be required to perform off-site service.

May be required to wear a respirator while performing assigned duties.

Know location of material safety data sheet and applicable safety precautions.

May be required to perform scheduled inventories.

Must be able to work shift work.

Must be able to obtain a CAC card within 6 months of start date.

Other duties as assigned.


Qualification Standards:

Must have completed formal training, technical courses and/or three (3) years on the job training experience as a machinist. Must have comprehensive knowledge of and skill in using accepted trade methods and techniques, and all conventional types of machine tools attachments and measurement instruments. Must have a minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent.

Physical Demands:

This classification activity is usually accomplished in a hanger/shop/flight line environment and as such requires the scope of physical movements and postures normally associated with these activities. May be required to lift objects whose weight normally will not exceed 50 pounds.

Work Environment:

The diversity of work conditions may range from an environment where there is little or no physical discomfort, to an environment where inclement weather may subject individual to severe changes of temperature, wind, rain, etc. May be required to work in areas where high noise hazards prevail. May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles. May be exposed to electrical shock hazards.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.

US Security Clearance Required: Secret

: Full-time

: Rotating

: Yes, 10 % of the Time

: Division - Vertex-20000074

Job Level
: Individual Contributor

Job Posting
: Apr 9, 2018, 10:15:14 PM

: Machining

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