RS Master Craftsperson

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Savannah, Georgia 31401
2/4 /2019
JOB ID: 142490 Specialty: Operations




Unique Skills:

Must have Aircraft Sheet-metal Experience, Aircraft sheet-metal Doubler layout, Aircraft Doubler and tripler fabrication, and doubler and tripler installation.
Experience overseeing or leading a team is preferred.

Education and Experience Requirements:

High School Diploma or GED required. 10 years extensive experience in production/manufacturing/service center.

Position Purpose:
Technical expert. Perform repairs on installations that require a high degree of accuracy and timeliness. Function independently in a team oriented work environment.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions: 1. Perform technical functions such as correct methods of manufacturing, sequence of operations and methodology of assemblies and installations, as well as detail components. 2. Troubleshoot any problem areas in tooling, production, assembly, aircraft systems and operations, composites, etc., to determine cause and pursue preventative actions with proper liaison which improves production efficiency and product quality. 3. Assist in problem solving to establish or correct planning methods for producing parts and using tooling efficiently by utilizing standard techniques, procedures and criteria. 4. Interact with Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering and Quality Control to troubleshoot problems and implement solutions. 5. Organize, develop (with assistance of the Training Department) and administer the Employee Skills Development Program. 6. Identify and develop training requirements for tooling, test equipment and other areas. 7. Support Lean activities.

Additional Functions: 1. Perform tasks assigned to department mechanics or leads during their absence, when required. 2. Comply with standard operating procedures. 3. Complete all required. paperwork and documentation to include CMP cards, Travelers and R&I log. 4. Comply with all safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies and use personal protective equipment. Ensure aircraft interior is protected (PTP). Assist in the development and implementation of related initiatives. 5. Perform repairs on installations that require a high degree of accuracy and timeliness. 6. Assist in training subordinates in proper techniques, processes and procedures. Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements: 1. Thorough knowledge of manufacturing procedures and specifications, plant safety, tooling, and quality requirements. 2. Familiar with CATIA V5 and Solumina software. 3. Must have an established track record of troubleshooting manufacturing or installation processes. 4. Proficient knowledge of all applicable machinery and processes necessary to perform the job including but not limited to (lathe, mill, surface grinder, contour roller, cold working tools, general sheet metal tools, UV curable coatings, sanding equipment, table saw, drill press, router, chop saw, time saver, jointer, planner, band saw, edge banding sander, disk sanders, resaw Foam Saws, Pin saw, general Upholstery tools, Surgers, Sewing machine, toning, stripping (chemical/heat), touch-up, spraying, buffing, staining, painting, paint color matching, etc.). 5. Strong written and verbal communication skills. 6. Must possess leadership skills and the ability to communicate and impart knowledge to others. 7. Must have ability to lift up to 50 pounds. 8. Must be able to work any shift. 9. Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
Additional Information

Requisition Number: 142490

Category: Operations

Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

Posting End Date: 04/23/2019

Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.

Savannah, GA

Savannah, Georgia