164981,  Fabricator I (8) - VA -

Category: MAN
Job Title: Fabricator I (8) - VA
Region: VA-Virginia
City: Ashburn
State: VA
Rate: $22.6 to $25.48 DOE
Duration: 3 Months
Description: Chipton-Ross is seeking a Fabricator I (8) for an opening in Ashburn, VA.

If you like the idea of hands-on experience building, testing and fielding UAVs that perform vital missions, then this may be the company for you. We invite you to consider a position on our creative and highly motivated team in Ashburn, Virginia.
We are currently recruiting a Fabricator to support ongoing manufacturing operations.

o Works from diagrams, drawings, and written instructions.
o Lays up composite materials and cuts parts / materials to size using various tools. On the job training provided.
o With the use of appropriate personal protective equipment, works with various chemicals such as epoxies, paints, etc.
o Operates ovens to complete bonding cycle. Controls conditions of heat and time by setting and operating various controls according to the specifications for the materials and the bonding agent being used.
o Performs such minor part-fitting operations as filing, sawing, burring, crimping, trimming, framing, riveting, drilling, and reaming.
o Bonds a variety of dissimilar materials (composite, metal, or laminate) assemblies, parts, skins, components, equipment or structures into semi-finished or finished products.
o Performs a variety of tasks ranging from repetitive to non-repetitive production assembly operations on electronic and/or mechanical assemblies and subassemblies.
o Aligns parts on jigs using templates and fixtures.
o Monitors and verifies quality of finished product.
o Measures parts with micrometers and calipers to verify dimensions.
o Identifies and corrects conditions that affect employee safety; upholding corporate safety standards.

o Proficiency with various shop equipment including: cutting/grinding tools and composite curing ovens.
o Ability to read and understand drawings, procedures, and/or schedules.
o Knowledge and understanding of product quality processes.
o Ability to accurately complete all applicable paperwork.
o Adherence to all health and safety standards set by client.
o Ability to safely complete all physical activities required in a manufacturing environment including, but not limited to:
oLifting, pushing, pulling and/or carrying 25-50 pounds on a regular basis
oWalking, bending, sitting, standing, climbing, and reaching for prolonged periods of time on a regular basis
o Ability to seize, grasp, turn, hold, and operate manufacturing tools and equipment
o Willingness and ability to work in a manufacturing environment with regular exposure to moving mechanical parts, dust, fumes, chemicals, and loud noises
oReasonable accommodation will be considered on a case by case basis.

o Composites fabrication experience.
o At least 1 year of applicable sheet metal or composites experience.

Accredited High School Diploma/GED

4/10, Full-Time

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

Juan Saldarriaga at
343 Main Street
El Segundo, CA 90245

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x258 or (800) 927-9318 x258

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