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In this position employees work with a variety of materials (e.g., plastics, rubber, aluminum) in experimental projects. Working with autoclaves and ovens used for curing pre-preg materials and coordinating the work with higher graded shop employees. Employment in this position also requires lifting 10-35 pounds, lifting less than 10 pounds, reaching, handling, turning/twisting, lifting/lowering, stooping, kneeling, crouching, squatting, crawling, contact with metals and composites, exposure to moving parts and tools, pinch points, sharp cutters and slipping hazards, noise and atmospheric conditions, and the use of personal safety gear for face/eye, respiration, ears and feet. May require working from high/exposed places, tight spaces and work from ladders.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Obtain work from sources (e.g., lead, work orders, shop requests,) for daily work assignments.
Perform planned work, repair or rework of materials (e.g., thermal plastics, rubber, bonded assemblies) as required.
Operate a personal computer (PC) to access programs required to perform job functions as required.
Work with higher grade employees to read/interpret blueprints (e.g., tooling, engineering, production) and specifications, as required.
Calculate math dimensions working with sample parts, sketches or verbal instructions for fabricating details, as required.
Work with higher grade employees to provide production/tooling assistance to layout dimensions and and/or holes when tools are not available to production shop.
Operate hand/power tools (e.g., jitterbug, dotco) for cutting or trimming, as required. Work with materials to perform bonding/curing (e.g., thermal plastic, rubber, resins, adhesives) in the experimental lay up process, as required.
Use precision measuring tools (e.g., calipers, scales, micrometers) to check work performed.
Work with personnel (e.g., lead, planning, engineering, supervision) to resolve tooling issues, as required. Use personal protective equipment when using chemicals (e.g., resins, frekote, paints, sealant, solvents) required in the fabrication process.
Maintain required certifications (e.g., fay seal, edge seal, seal bond) used in the fabrication process.
Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Relocation Assistance Available
No. Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit.
High school graduate or GED preferred.
Required Skills & Experience:
Working with autoclaves and ovens used for curing pre-preg materials.
Employment in this position also requires lifting 10-35 pounds, lifting less than 10 pounds, reaching, handling, turning/twisting, lifting/lowering, stooping, kneeling, crouching, squatting, crawling, contact with metals and composites, exposure to moving parts and tools, pinch points, sharp cutters and slipping hazards, noise and atmospheric conditions, and the use of personal safety gear for face/eye, respiration, ears and feet. May require working from high/exposed places, tight spaces and work from ladders.
Knowledge of composites and composite processes.
Knowledge and experience in working with precision measuring tools.
Knowledge of reading blueprints and drawings.
Other Relevant Information and Requirements:
US Person as defined by 22 C.F.R. • 120.15 is required. US Person includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.
Current Boeing employees working in Puget Sound and Portland must submit an Employee Request Transfer (ERT) to be considered in the eligible candidate pool.
Resumes of current Puget Sound Boeing employees submitted via Careers at Boeing will not be considered.
This is an hourly position governed by the IAM Collective Bargaining agreement.
Contingent Upon Program Award
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Boeing is the world's leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Additionally, Boeing designs and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems. As a major service provider to NASA, Boeing is the prime contractor for the International Space Station. The company also provides numerous military and commercial airline support services. Boeing provides products and support services to customers in 150 countries and is one of the largest U.S. exporters in terms of sales.