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Aircraft Upholstery Tech II

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Job Description

Aviation Technology Associates (AVTECH) is looking for anUpholstery Tech IIin Savannah, GA

Position Purpose:

Under minimal supervision fabricate and install upholstery, cover panels, and make simple patterns for aircraft interiors using design/engineering drawings and aircraft specifications.


Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:

  • Fabricate, using design/engineering drawings and aircraft specifications, cover and install flat panels and curtains. May sew simple covers using design/engineering drawings and aircraft specifications.
  • Work with fabric, vinyl and leather hides, composites and other materials using specified adhesives, sewing equipment, hardware, hand tools and various power tools.
  • Cut and surge carpets, cover bulkheads and cover/install panels. May be responsible to fabricate various metal parts, fit panels and windows, cabin head liners, upper sidewalls, lower side panels, hatch panels, and windows.
  • Use the material tracking system to create parts demand, track squawks and to sign-off work.

Additional Functions:

  • Work with lead and higher skilled technicians to develop and implement process improvements that increase safety, reduce, cost, cycle time, and man-hours using Lean Manufacturing and other process improvement techniques.
  • Use the material tracking system, Corridor, to create parts demands, track squawks and to sign-off work.
  • Comply with safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies and use personal protective equipment as required.
  • Address unsafe conditions before putting others as risk.
  • Performs other duties as required.

As an ideal candidate to join the AVTECH team, you will meet the following:

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma/GED.
  • Two (2) years experience using commercial sewing machines, sergers and/or various hand tools used in upholstery and carpet trades.
  • Experience in aerospace industry preferred.

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand proficiently the English language.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation.
  • Ability to use measuring tools and perform basic math computations.
  • Must be computer literate.
  • Able to climb ladders and stairs, work in small restricted areas, lift up to 40 pounds and work any shift.

Required Unique Skills:

  • Experience with upholstery in Boat, Home or Automotive field acceptable.

Shift: Second


The estimated pay rate for this position is $25.66 per hour.

By submitting your resume, you are agreeing to have AVTECH submit an application on your behalf to the company we are hiring for. Must be a US citizen or permanent resident.

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