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PDS Tech Inc RS Sheetmetal Tech Sr - Dallas - Second Shift in Dallas, Texas

Take your career to new heights! PDS Tech Commercial Inc is hiring a Sheetmetal Tech Sr in Dallas, TX. Join a team known for elevating careers!

Job Title: Sheetmetal Tech Sr

Job Type: Full Time; Contract

Location: Dallas, TX

Schedule: 2nd Shift

Pay Rate: $33.81 per hour

Let your career take flight

Our aircraft are industry leaders and so are our people. We're looking for talented, motivated individuals who are ready to do innovative work, and we offer exciting career opportunities worldwide. Join our team and contribute to the development of groundbreaking technologies used in the future of the world’s finest aviation experience.

The Sheetmetal Technician Senior works under minimal supervision to safely lay-out, fabricate and install parts equipment and fabricated items on aircraft following established operating procedures. All work performed should be in accordance with company design specifications, quality standards and completed work should meet customer expectations. Mentor and train other Sheetmetal Technicians.

Essential Functions:

  • Use complicated schematics/blueprints, engineering drawings and technical instructions to safely perform sheetmetal layout, fabrication, and installation of parts, equipment or fabricated items on aircraft. Coordinate with supervision and Inspection to ensure compliance with internal and FAA paperwork, sign-offs and quality specifications.

  • Mentor and train Sheetmetal Technicians, as required. Review their work prior to sign off to ensure work complies with quality control standards.

  • Oversee projects or other technicians and assesses requirements of assigned tasks to procure required. materials and documentation for assigned tasks.

  • Use blueprints to cut and form plastics and follow standard operating procedures when using adhesives, sealants and solvents.

  • Utilizing tools as required. to shape and form complex angles and configurations according to blueprint specifications or written/verbal information.

  • Safely operate shop equipment such as: brakes, presses, riveting equipment, shears, and hand tools associated with sheetmetal functions. Use the proper hardware for various sheetmetal applications.

  • Comply with all safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies. Uses personal protective equipment as required. Ensures aircraft is protected (PTP). .

  • Conduct monthly 5S audits, as required.

  • Use the material tracking system to create parts demand, track squawks and to sign-off work.

  • Assist in developing initiatives to meet individual OGSM requirements, as required.

Additional Functions:

  • Work closely with lead to develop and implement process improvements that increase safety, reduce cost, cycle time, and man hours.

  • Participate in continuous improvement activities (e.g. YIAW, Kaizen events, etc.).

  • Coordinate with other disciplines concerning projects.

  • Perform Lead responsibilities, as required.

Other Requirements:

  • Advanced knowledge of sheetmetal or fabrication processes (forming, drilling, stamping, shaping, bending, punching, cutting, riveting, filing and dimpling).

  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation.

  • Valid drivers' license required. to operate towing and other Company transportation equipment.

  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand proficiently the English language.

  • Demonstrates excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Adapts to sudden schedule changes.

  • Able to use tools and equipment associated with sheetmetal work.

  • Able to climb ladders and stairs, work in small restricted areas, lift up to 40 pounds and work any shift.

  • Must have a good working knowledge of computers and experience working with Microsoft Office suite.

Unique Skills:

  • Direct experience working on aircraft structures.

  • Proficient in blueprint reading and CAD data.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED required.

  • Four (4) years of sheetmetal and/or fabrication experience preferred.

  • Experience in aerospace industry preferred.

Pay Details: $33.81 per hour

Benefit offerings available for our associates include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, additional voluntary benefits, EAP program, commuter benefits and a 401K plan. Our benefit offerings provide employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. In addition, our associates may be eligible for paid leave including Paid Sick Leave or any other paid leave required by Federal, State, or local law, as well as Holiday pay where applicable.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records subject to federal contractor requirements and/or security clearance requirements.