Fabricator

Employer
The Norland Group
Location
Ashburn, VA
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Duration: 4 months temp to perm Duties and Responsibilities Works from diagrams, drawings, and written instructions. Lays up composite materials and cuts parts / materials to size using various tools. On the job training provided. With the use of appropriate personal protective equipment, works with various chemicals such as epoxies, paints, etc. Operates ovens to complete bonding cycle. Controls conditions of heat and time by setting and operating various controls according to the specifications for the materials and the bonding agent being used. Performs such minor part-fitting operations as filing, sawing, burring, crimping, trimming, framing, riveting, drilling, and reaming. Bonds a variety of dissimilar materials (composite, metal, or laminate) assemblies, parts, skins, components, equipment or structures into semi-finished or finished products. Performs a variety of tasks ranging from repetitive to non-repetitive production assembly operations on electronic and/or mechanical assemblies and sub-assemblies. Aligns parts on jigs using templates and fixtures. Monitors and verifies quality of finished product. Measures parts with micrometers and calipers to verify dimensions. Identifies and corrects conditions that affect employee safety; upholding corporate safety standards. Required: Proficiency with various shop equipment including: cutting/grinding tools and composite curing ovens. Ability to read and understand drawings, procedures, and/or schedules. Knowledge and understanding of product quality processes. Ability to accurately complete all applicable paperwork. Adherence to all health and safety standards set by L3 Communications. Ability to safely complete all physical activities required in a manufacturing environment including, but not limited to: lifting, pushing, pulling and/or carrying 25-50 pounds on a regular basis walking, bending, sitting, standing, climbing, and reaching for prolonged periods of time on a regular basis ability to seize, grasp, turn, hold, and operate manufacturing tools and equipment willingness and ability to work in a manufacturing environment with regular exposure to moving mechanical parts, dust, fumes, chemicals, and loud noises. United States citizenship is required for security clearance availability. Ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SSBI is mandatory. High school diploma and 0-5 years of applicable experience. Desired: Composites fabrication experience. At least 1 year of applicable sheet metal or composites experience.