PDS Tech Inc Composite Technicians in Littleton, Colorado
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Composite Technicians, in Littleton/Waterton, CO.
Composite Technicians that have a strong mechanical aptitude and are eager to learn more about the industry.
The technician’s will be tasked to layup complex parts, final bag them cure, and process them through a curing vessel.
Our technicians are also charged with bonding different types of fittings, inserts, spools, and cups using a multitude of adhesives.
Employees will also be asked to complete minor hand machining operations using all types of manufacturing hand tools.
Technicians are tasked to preform assembly work using close tolerance fasteners.
Additional technician responsibilities also include attention to detail, use of personal protection equipment, ability to work in small teams and to work to established schedules.
Employee’s should be able to work overtime as required and weekends if needed.
Must be able to:
Receive detailed written instructions from a supervisor, lead technician, or manufacturing engineer
Perform adhesive bonding operations to fabricate parts and/or for repair applications
Selects tooling and materials compatible with the processing techniques identified in the work instructions
Performs pre-preg composite lay-up
Verify work and ensure a defect free part prior to presenting to quality control
1-3 years experience
High School or Equivalent
Will be required to work overtime and weekends
Installation and torqueing of fasteners
Drilling and installing rivets
Measurement and shimming interfaces to close tolerances
Apply aerospace paint, primer and other coatings using spray, brush, swab applications
Surface prep, using grit blast, hand abrade and power abrasion technique
Vacuum bag processing
Oven/autoclave curing operation
Tooling fabrication from various materials such as aluminum, composites, and wood
Working with small shop power tools (saws, routers, sanders, and grinders)
Machine shop equipment operation (mill, lathe, table saw, band saw, etc)
Assembly of composite structures including setup, bonding, and fastener applications.
Operation of measuring devises such as calipers, height gages, micrometers, and torque wrenches.
Experience in composite hardware layup/assembly.
Past experience working in an aerospace manufacturing environment.
Aircraft & Powerplant license or similar professional certifications
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.