Airframe Technician - 2nd shift - $24+ / hour

Posted: 9/12/2019 8:50:35 PM

Job Snapshot

Location: Poway, CA, US
Posting ID: 6931685

Job Summary

Aerotek is currently seeking Airframe Technicians for a local Aerospace company is Poway. These positions are scheduled to interview ASAP.
  • Responsibilities include aircraft assembly, maintenance, testing, repair and performs and/or assists with fabrication, modification, assembly, repair and maintenance of complex electro/mechanical actuators, landing gear and related aeronautical assemblies with limited supervision from Lead or Supervisor.
  • Diagnoses and corrects failures or trouble sources in electrical/mechanical devices.
  • Must possess a strong mechanical aptitude and attention to detail.
  • Must be deadline sensitive and able to work effectively in a team setting.
  • Must have strong skills using conventional hand tools, Calipers, micrometers, torque wrenches, and fluke meters.
  • Must be able to operate some of the following machine shop equipment: grinders, band saws, presses, and drill presses.
  • Aircraft Assembly could include: wiring of aircraft systems, Installation of engine support systems and airframe related systems.
  • System level troubleshooting of aircraft communication systems.
  • Maintenance and Repair of aircraft systems (electronics, mechanical, engines, support systems, and fuel systems).
  • Performing System Isolation Fault.
  • Performs manual testing of aircraft and individual assemblies.
  • Will be required to perform routine shop duties as required by the shop supervisor, including but not limited to handling bulk supplies and ordering materials.
  • Assist in creation of Stationized Work Instructions, etc.
  • Will also be responsible for off aircraft assembly of spare components and support equipment.
  • Must be able to read and understand blueprints, drawings, and engineering specifications.
  • Knowledge of office personal computer operating systems is required.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance is required.
  • Must work extended hours when required. Other duties as assigned or requested.
  • This facility operates on a 9/80 schedule.

Job Qualifications include:
  • Typically requires associate's degree or equivalent with two or more years of experience. May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education. (5+years)
  • Must be able to work with common hand tools and operate laboratory equipment.
  • Must have the capability to perform complex assignments with little or no direction.
  • Ability and willingness to work on systems which have unusual conditions such as high pressure, high voltage, high energy, cryogens, or radioactive materials.
  • Knowledge of computer operations and applications pertinent to the field required.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance is required.

These positions will pay $42,000-54,000/year, around up to $24/hour. All interested candidates please apply with an updated resume.

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email accommodation@aerotek .com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.


aircraft assembly
drill press
mechanical aptitude
complex problem solving
installations (manual/mechanical)
electrical wirings
torque (physics)

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Contact Information

Name: Amanda Brown
Phone: (858) 609-2020