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PDS Tech Inc Sheet Metal/LO Coater Technician - Secret in Nellis AFB, Nevada

PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Sheet Metal/LO Coater Technician, in Nellis AFB, NV.

  • Read and interpret aircraft engineering drawings, technical manuals, structure repair manuals, understanding symbols, flags, and general notes.

  • Identify aircraft locations by station, butt-line, and waterline as shown on engineering documentation and technical orders.

  • Work with precision measuring instruments, micrometers, calipers, tape measures, and standard scales.

  • Utilizes tools to include but not limited to drills, angle motors, shears, drill press, and pneumatic riveter.

  • Fabricate detail parts such as shims, splices, gussets, angles, brackets, doublers, stiffeners, and patches.

  • Use shop aids to facilitate assembly and installation as required.

  • Bonding of aircraft parts, assemblies and materials on complete and incomplete aircraft where methods and operational sequences are not established, complete information is not readily available, and tooling is not provided or is inadequate, exercising a complete knowledge of bonding practices, procedures, makes layouts and locates parts and material for exacting fit where critical surface contours, edge distances or coordinated dimensions must be established and maintained; completes all bonding operations exercising ingenuity in determining the most efficient fabrication and assembly methods; verifies application/condition of installed materials for conformity to specifications and determines material and time required to perform repairs; removes, takes corrective action and makes re-installations where design and modification changes.

  • Sets up and operates various types of material testers and mixers.

  • Record data and procedural information for future use by others. Improvises shop aids to facilitate fabrication, application or assembly operations.

  • Fabricates shims, brackets and plates as required and performs assembly operations such as trimming, filing, drilling, riveting, reforming and fitting of parts and details, and removing burrs or other surface imperfections as required.

  • Work in a safe and efficient manner while maintaining a clean, FOD-free work area.

  • These positions are mostly working modification and some LO restore


  • Security Clearance: Secret

  • Interim Secret OK to start

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.