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    Responsible for relocation and or construction of new production aerospace shops. Industrial support functions include welding and fabrication, sheet metal fabrication, carpentry, painting and millwright operations in support of the Organization and facilities maintenance and repair in the Installation North Two element. Plans and lays out work with a minimum of accompanying information to fabricate, manufacture, assemble and install unconventional, one-of-a-kind sheet metal items for a one-time project or in support of experimental or testing activities. Reviews work requirements identifying structure to be constructed or modified. Uses advanced shop mathematics to calculate irregular curves, angles and pitch. Fabricates structures such as monorails, steel columns, steel balconies, catwalks, steel supports and reinforcements. Uses basic hand and power tools such as hammers, chisels, hand snips, band and circle saws, squaring shears, seamers, bar folders, brakes and stakes and adapts them to special use for the specific project. Utilizes safety practices and procedures following established safety rules and regulations and maintains a safe and clean work environment. Follows federal and state rules when storing, using, handling, labeling and disposing of hazardous materials and waste in accordance with environmental standards. Uses a variety of welding processes to join all types of common metals and alloys. Welds structures, plates, sheet metal and other comparable materials, equipment and machinery. Produce water or air tight welds where required. Makes various types of welds including flush, multiple butts, tie, lap and tubing cluster welds in flat, vertical, horizontal and overhead positions.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

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    United States Citizens

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  • Job family (Series)

    3806 Sheet Metal Mechanic

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