Job Information - Sheetmetal Mechanic (ID# 2130036692)

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Sheetmetal Mechanic posted 9/14/2023 Ref No. 2130036692

Equipment: Heavy
Location: Delaware, DE
Tools Required

Job Duties

Skill: Sheet Metal Technician 

Duration: 3+ months

Location: Delaware 

Aircraft: B-737

Compensation: travel pay and longevity incentive available

Candidates  will perform the following tasks; 

  • Perform aircraft structural, and sheet-metal related activities including modifications, heavy repair, and maintenance.
  • Accomplish planned work in accordance with engineering drawings, manufacturer’s specifications, Company Process Standards and Airplane Maintenance Manuals.
  • Document all aircraft related actions in accordance with the Repair Station Manual, Quality System Manual and appropriate regulatory guidance. Ensure all paperwork requirements are kept current with job progress.
  • Prepare and submit all required documentation to Quality Control following completion of project.
  • Train employees in work methods and procedures, strictly in accordance with engineering drawings, manufacturer’s specifications, Company Process Standards and Airplane Maintenance Manuals.
  • Assist in various aircraft ground-handling tasks including servicing, lifting / shoring, and towing.
  • Promptly report any problems associated with carrying out work assignments including non-availability of parts, materials, improper work-flow, drawing discrepancies, etc. 
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment in accordance with company standards.
  • Inspect for, and report all non-airworthy aircraft, components or articles.
  • Report any unserviceable tooling, machinery, or equipment required for efficient production.
  • Maintain and record accurate time accounting records in CIMA.
  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment in accordance with company standards.
  • Complete initial / recurrent training requirements in a timely manner.
  • Other duties may be assigned.



Job Qualifications

  • must have own tools (etched)
  • 4+ years' experience as a aviation structural technician (recent)
  • must be shift flexible
  • must be able to read and interpret blue prints and schematics
  • modification experience preferred- not required 
  • Requires High School Education or equivalent reading, writing, and math abilities.
  • Five or more years of experience in aircraft sheet metal/structures.
  • Knowledge of the Boeing 737-700, -800 and -900; BBJ a plus
  • Solid understanding in the use of Precision measuring tools as well as basic tools.
  • Effective computer skills; Microsoft Office software and other company and discipline specific software applications.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Must be detail oriented with the ability to multi-task, prioritize and plan work.
  • Ability and willingness to work extended hours or second shift, when needed.
  • Maintain a positive and professional attitude at all times, while setting a positive example for all employees.

  • Read, write, and understand the English language. 
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical documents and engineering drawings.

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Standard safety precautions are required in all areas where hazardous conditions exist.

  • Exerting/lifting up to 50 lbs. occasionally and/or 25 lbs. frequently. 
  • Use of hands and fingers to handle, feel or operate precision tools / measuring equipment.
  • Ability to maneuver in and out of and work in tight cramped areas; motions include standing, sitting, kneeling and working overhead.
  • Ability to climb ladders, aircraft maintenance stands; operate boom lifts. 

Facility Description


As an employee of Strom Aviation, you will receive benefits including holiday pay, longevity pay, access to a 401K program and insurance coverage (medical, dental, life, disability).  We offer travel pay, bonuses, and other incentives for some positions as well.  A referral is the best compliment we can get, and Strom Aviation offers 2 different referral programs for our employees.                 


Our recruiters strive to connect qualified individuals with opportunities. With hundreds of jobs across the nation, Strom offers opportunities no matter where you are. 


**Please check with recruiter to see if you qualify for per diem, travel pay, or numerous bonuses. These items vary by job.

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