Assist in the preparation of molds and forms.
Mark and cut tape, woven material, honeycomb, adhesive and similar materials following templates, guides or specific dimensions and sequences.
Route, drill, trim, and sand to blueprint dimensions and tolerances. Operate hot bonder as required. Assist in the lay-up of composite materials to molds.
Fit and smooth successive layers of materials as necessary to secure build-up free from wrinkles, air pockets and voids following directions and instructions.
Assist in the development of shop aids to facilitate fabrication, trimming and assembly as required.
Assemble Aircraft components using structural adhesives, rivets and threaded fasteners.
Prepare surface and paint composite and metal components including bodywork, contour shaping and sanding. Apply spray application of epoxy paints, urethane and water based epoxy coatings, using a high volume low-pressure spray gun.
Check expiration dates of materials prior to use, prepare proper mixes of resins and catalysts.
May make continuity checks on work in progress and may monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.
Maintain records as required. Supports the quality process by maintaining work area in an orderly condition by returning tools, equipment and materials to storage areas.
Responsible for observing all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company. Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.