3 months ago
Component Tech I - WB SFS
Business Unit UTC Aerospace Systems
Job ID 56959BR Date posted 11/26/City Santa Fe Springs
Today, the fully integrated landing systems we design, test and manufacture help millions of passengers reach their destinations safely. But we aren’t satisfied with today’s success. Our global Landing Systems team is committed to continuous improvement – we work hard to make our solutions lighter-weight, stronger and more technically advanced, so that plane travel can be safer, more affordable and more sustainable in the years to come. We are looking for the best and brightest to fly and land with us!
The Component Technician is responsible for performing technical/mechanical/inspection functions pertaining to the aircraft component overhaul process.
Conducts receiving inspection of in-coming assemblies/components in accordance with established procedures and technical data
Performs disassembly, wash, blast, bearing inspection, build –up, mount, UT bolt tester, air retention, paint, cleaning, inspection and assembly of aircraft component according to customer’s specifications, airworthiness directives, applicable manufacturers’ CMM guidelines and BFG operating procedures
Manual handling and maneuvering (rolling, lifting) of large aircraft wheels and brakes
Maintains proper segregation and identification of components in progress
Maintains current knowledge of and complies with customer/Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)/Joint Aviation Administration (JAA) technical data as applicable to the work assigned
Performs painting functions including mixing of primer/paint as well as application of primer/paint
Performs general shop and equipment maintenance; practices the principles of the Five S’s by creating and maintaining a neat, orderly work area; identifies ways to remove non-value added steps from all processes and strives to produce products in the least-waste-way
Consistently demonstrates a commitment to continuous process improvement and practices; actively participates and supports process improvement events
Looks for ways to eliminate safety hazards and improve the overall safety of the workplace
Provides limited training to other Component Technicians, where qualified
Performs other duties or responsibilities as assigned
Works in a repair and overhaul shop environment
May be exposed to extremes in temperature, hazardous materials, and strenuous physical labor
Qualification: Basic Qualifications
High School Diploma or equivalent
Prior mechanical experience
Must have the ability to multitask.
Requires the ability to read, write, and speak English
Must be able to articulate and understand verbal and written instructions.
Ability to work as a team member
Must be able to work in a high pace environment and work extended hours as needed, including Saturdays.
This is a Safety Sensitive position that requires entry into FAA drug pool. All applicants must complete a pre -employment drug test and as an employee take part in random drug tests, as required, each quarter.
Understand component maintenance manuals and all other applicable technical documents.
Must be able to write descriptive statements concerning the condition of the assemblies being worked on
One (1) year mechanical experience and ability to attain required operating certifications
Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.