LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking an Composites Technician for an opportunity in Louisville, CO.
Associate's degree in a related field of study and 6 or more years of experience
A higher level degree may substitute for experience
Related experience may be considered in lieu of required education
Ability to understand and interpret moderately complex technical schematics, diagrams, blueprints, manuals and/or publications
Advanced technical skills and knowledge to fabricate composite components which may include bond prep, tool prep, ply kit generation, vacuum bagging, loading parts into oven/autoclave, autoclave operation, de-tooling, trimming, finishing, core processing, integration, bond work, and other composite fabrication processes as required
Operation of autoclaves, ovens, automated cutting tables, specialized hand tools, and general machine shop equipment for composites finishing
Experience with advanced composite materials such as prepregs with various resin systems
Experience working with metallic and non-metallic honeycomb core products
Experience working with primers, sealers and release agents for layup tool preparation
Experience with composite vacuum bagging materials, processes and techniques
Knowledge of clean room procedures
While executing manufacturing operations apply an intermediate level of knowledge and skills in hardware assembly, troubleshooting and repair
Perform casting or cutting of materials to fabricate manufacturing aids as required
Verify work to ensure a defect free part prior to presenting to quality control (inspection)
Experience in reading and interpreting work instructions, specifications, sketches, job travelers, planning documents and engineering drawings
Apply solid computer skills to access & input data via computer interface or automated equipment
Provide specialized technical assistance and interacts with team members to implement solutions
Training and direction to junior technicians
Employee will be required to handle regulated and hazardous wastes and materials
Maintain a neat and orderly work area, support the company FOD and 5S programs, and comply with all safety regulations
Support Lean Manufacturing activities as required
Background in the Aerospace and Defense Industry, NASA, the US Department of Defense or US Military
To conform to U.S. Government export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State
Why Choose LAUNCH?
A team of aviation staffing experts leads LAUNCH. We understand the challenges of finding the top aviation jobs and we focus on linking you with the best openings in the most sought-after locations.
LAUNCH offers you an ACA compliant benefit package including company-sponsored medical insurance with multiple plans to choose from. Our Minimum Essential Coverage is offered to every employee who does not have coverage elsewhere at no cost to you! LAUNCH also offers a 401(k) program with a company match. Plus, you join the LAUNCH Loyalty Club on your first day, earning you extra cash bonuses, apparel and safety rewards.
If you’re ready to LAUNCH your career, you've found an employer that can take you to new heights.