200251 - Structures Technician
6 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Structures Technician for a contract opportunity in Orlando, FL.

The Structures Technician 3 will work with missile drawings to assemble, fit, fasten, and install parts of space vehicles or missiles such as frames, bulkheads and skins and assemble, fit, fasten, and install parts of equipment racks using tools such as shears, rivet gun, drills and other specific tools. The successful candidate will perform highly complex duties requiring an extensive and/or specialized level of knowledge to perform processes and procedures. The selected candidate should have a highly developed level of expertise through a combination of job-related training and on-the-job experience.
Layout, fabricate, assemble, mate, install, check or troubleshoot and repair production and prototype missile/aircraft structures, parts and mechanical assemblies.
Read and interpret information from mechanical/structural, planning, process specifications, diagrams, engineering drawings and other instructions to determine the methods and sequence of operations to layout, assemble, and install precision parts and assemblies.
Layout coordinated hole patterns, cutouts, trim lines, mating points, assembly and installation locations using precision measuring instruments and equipment.
Assemble and mate missile parts and assemblies.
Attach structural parts and assemblies using riveting and hand and power tools, hand trim and finish.
Drill, route, ream, countersink, spot-face and counter bore parts.
Modify or rebuild parts to mold line or configuration changes.
Modify missile structure, installation and mechanical systems in accordance with engineering requirements.
Assemble prefabricated parts into assemblies and mate major sections of missile assemblies.
Incorporate major engineering changes and modifications.
Present a clean and neat work area to customers.
May orient, train and check the work of lower level employees. May act as a lead coordinating the work of others.
Perform other duties as assigned.

Heavy structural experience in the aviation and/or missile assembly industry preferred.
Requires working knowledge of rigging and installation of operating mechanisms structures, assemblies and parts, related systems and equipment, and assembly shop practices Requires excellent communication skills.
Ability to work in a team environment.
Ability to effectively coordinate with multiple departments (Engineering, Manufacturing, Production Control, etc).
Planning and organizational skills necessary Work overtime as required to ensure project goals are met.

Accredited Highschool diploma plus at least 3 years of experience with various types of missile/aircraft, maintenance and inspections.


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Patricia Serge
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x306 or (800) 927-9318 x306

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

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.