Aircraft Composites Specialist Urgent
- Peyton, Colorado
- Hourly $18.00 - $22.00
- Job ID
Aircraft Composites Specialist job at Freeflight Composites LLC in Peyton CO
Description, duties, responsibilities
Freeflight Composites specializes in building, upgrading, modifying, and maintaining custom composite experimental aircraft. We are looking for people passionate about aviation with a desire learn and challenge themselves.
Composite Specialist provide the skills for our most essential services. As a Composite Specialist you would be building complete fiberglass structures for a variety of custom applications. These structures include the foam cores, fiberglass layups, and filler and finishing the surface so that it is ready for paint.
Cut and apply fiberglass layups to a variety of different aircraft structures with minimal supervision. Must understand how to use all materials associated with layups correctly in any application.
Cut, shape, and install fiberglass foam-core panels in a variety of applications.
Apply all different types of fairing and finishing materials to any structure as is appropriate for the specific application.
Sand and finish all fairings materials, including micro-balloon filler, icing, fairing compounds, and primers, on any portion of the aircraft and any shape of the structure.
All work completed must meet standard requirements for safety and aesthetic quality.
This position is an entry level position and you are not required to have previous experience with composites or to provide your own tools. We will provide any training that is necessary for you build these amazing aircraft.
High School GED or equivalent
Must be able to read, write and speak English
Must be able to meat the physical requirements of the position
Must be able to reliably work full time every week
You are a great fit for this position if
You enjoy working with your hands to create outstanding aircraft structures
You have a passion for learning, developing and perfecting new skills
You have a willingness to tackle challenging problems to develop solutions that are safe and aesthetically pleasing.
You have an understanding of aesthetics and can apply that understanding to building composite aircraft
You can reliably work full time hours.
If you have previous experience working with composites or aircraft that is great. However, we will provide all necessary training, even if you have absolutely no previous experience.
If you want a position working in experimental aviation that will always present you with new challenges and learning experiences, than we would love to hear from you. Send us your resume through email, call us to answer any questions, or feel free to stop by our shop to see what we do.
Freeflight Composites LLC Company Overview
Freeflight Composites was founded in 2003 to provide specialized services to composite experimental aircraft owners. We have a proven track record in providing the highest quality construction, modification, maintenance, and customization for a great variety of aircraft including Rutan VeriEZE, Long-EZ, Quickie, Berkut, Cozy, Velocity, ERacer, Glasair, Lancair, and many more. We have helped build multiple award winning aircraft. Our passion and unending goal is to create aircraft of the greatest beauty and highest performance to bring people’s dreams alive for owning and flying composite experimental aircraft. Because we specialize in providing custom services for handbuilt experimental aircraft, our work is always changing. We provide a variety of skill sets and services including composites, systems, electrical, avionics, inspections, custom design, CAD, and custom manufacturing. We follow high standards for safety, aesthetics, and overall quality for all the work that we perform.