Experienced Composites Fabricator XCOR Aerospace
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XCOR Aerospace has an immediate opening for a craftsman who enjoys hands-on work, and who is interested in a dynamic research and development environment.
Two to three years experience in the fabrication and assembly of composite parts using epoxy resins, fiberglass, carbon fiber and Kevlar fabrics, structural adhesives, rivets, threaded and blind fasteners. Trimming of composite parts per blueprint tolerances. Drilling of close tolerance holes. Follow planning and accurately fill out and complete work orders with assemblies. Assist in the lay-up of composite materials to molds. Assist in the development of shop aids to facilitate fabrication, trimming and assembly as required. Experience with lay-up and vacuum bagging required.
JOB-SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS ?
Must be able to plan work steps needed to complete complex assemblies.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, memos, detailed blueprints and other similar authorized drawings and documents.
Paint/bodywork experience is a plus.
No known allergies to epoxy agents.
Skilled with powered hand tools (saws, grinders, routers, drills).
Must be able to use hand tools such as rollers, paper cutters, scissors, x-acto knives, electric heat gun and fixtures such as molds and mandrels.
Ability to use calipers, micrometers and precision scales.
Physically able to perform layup, trim, cutting and sanding operations as well as lift tools and assemblies weighing up to 50 pounds.
Keep a clean work area and have good work habits.
GENERAL REQUIREMENTS -
Must be 18 years or older.
Must be a U.S. citizen or hold Resident Alien status (aka Green Card).
Must be proficient in spoken and written standard American English.
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds mass.
Must be able to climb a 30? ladder.
References required and a background check will be performed.
The position is located in Mojave, CA through 2013, after which the position will relocate to the new R & D Headquarters in Midland, TX. The specific date of the Midland move is to be determined.
Benefits: Medical insurance, stock options
||PO Box 1163 |
Mojave, CA 93502
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