Job Title:

Composite Technician

Location:
Category:
Aviation
Job Division:
LAUNCH Aviation Jobs - Composite Technician
Posting #:
2019-13937

Job Summary:

Composite Technician

 

LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions is seeking a Composite Lay-up Technician an opportunity in Auburn, WA.

 

Position Summary

 

The primary position covers all levels of general composites fabrication using various processes that includes: prepreg layup, Filament winding, VARTM, RTM, compression molding, utilizing press, oven and autoclave curing.

  • Duties will include:
  • Mold preparation
  • Prepreg-Lay up
  • Vacuum bagging
  • Curing of composite parts
  • Bonding / Assembly
  • General fabrication
  • Trim and drill
  • Coating and finishing

Materials used include but not limited to: unidirectional and fabric prepreg, stitched and woven preforms, dry tow and prepreg tow filaments.
Resin systems will include epoxy, BMI, phenolic, cyanate ester, and various thermoplastics. Part lay-ups will be on flat and contoured tooling.

In addition of composite fabrication, the applicant should possess basic machining and finishing skills with both composite and metallic materials, such as deburring, sanding and grinding, drilling .
Experience machining composites or metals using a CNC, mill or lathe is not required but would be a plus.

 

Other duties include:

  • Assembly and integration of composite parts using adhesives
  • Reading Engineering drawings and work instructions
  • Measurement and quality control

 

Qualifications and Requirements: 

  • At least 3 years experience in production composite wet lay-up is required.

  • Must have mechanical aptitude, be able to read blueprints, use hand and power tools

  • Must be able to submit to and pass a background check

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

 

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.