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Structures Mechanic

Company: Tad PGS
Location: San Antonio
Posted on: November 19, 2023

Job Description:

We are seeking a Structures Mechanics, in San Antonio, TX.
US Citizenship is required.
Candidate must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Security Clearance.
Please click on this link if you have any questions on how to obtain a clearance:"
Job Description:

  • We are seeking Structures Mechanics with heavy level depot experience to support a direct hire opportunity with a Major Aerospace Manufacture located in San Antonio, Texas.


    • Ability to perform close tolerance drilling, reaming, removal, and installation to critical support structures and fracture critical areas.

    • Ability and understanding of locating blind holes necessary for installation of new structural items to existing structure.

    • Perform efforts associated with sealing, painting, shimming, and preserving structure in accordance with standard repair processes.

    • Demonstrate the capability to read and interpret engineering drawings, technical orders, process specification, and retrofit requirements to perform structural modification/repair.

    • Experienced in the use of tooling assemblies and fixtures for depot level modification and repair of structural parts.

    • Detailed knowledge of aircraft unique tools such as test equipment, torque wrenches, dial indicators, micrometers, cable tensiometers, sheet metal brakes and sheers, etc. is required.

    • Mechanic will be required to access aircraft data via computer systems and initiate on-line parts and discrepancy requests.

    • Maintain necessary certifications, licenses and permits as required for assigned work.

    • Must be able to ascend and descend vertical work ladders, work in confined spaces, and lift loads of approximately 35 pounds.

    • Must be able to work various shifts and/or an alternate baseline schedule that may frequently change to support mission requirements and may include weekends and holidays. Mission requirements and/or workload may require both scheduled and unscheduled overtime.

    • Must be familiar with Hazardous Energy and Lock Out /Tag systems applications to ensure working environment is deemed safe for access and job task performance.

    • Will be required to assist other team members (General Mechanics, Avionics, Electrics) in order to ensure cost/schedule targets are met.

    • This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship. An interim and/or final U.S. Top Secret Clearance Post-Start is required.

    • This position requires ability to obtain program access, for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship only.


      • Position requires 4+ years of experience in those duties as previously described for satisfactory performance.

      • Requires 4+ years working with schematics, specifications, assembly drawings and standard operating procedures.

      • Must be able to work various shifts.


        • Experience with Depot Level/Heavy Structures maintenance

        • Experience working with titanium aircraft structures.

        • Experience working on or around Executive Fleet Platform

        • Operate a forklift, mobile crane, and riding type electric powered elevating equipment to accomplish work assignment.


          • High school diploma or GED and typically 4+ years related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

            Standard Relocation Package

            • Relocation assistance, if needed, has been authorized in accordance with this position.


              • This position is a rotating shift. Must be able to work various shifts.

                PDS Defense, Inc. is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please call 1-866-224-2745 to contact us. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.
                The law requires PDS Defense, Inc. to post a notice describing the Federal laws prohibiting job discrimination. For information regarding your legal rights and protections, please click on the following links: EEO is the Law and EEO is the Law Supplement
                PDS Defense, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.
                As a Federal Contractor, PDS Defense, Inc. is required to participate in the E-Verify Program to confirm eligibility to work in the United States. For information, please click on the following link: E-Verify .
                The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
                To read our Candidate Privacy Information Statement, which explains how we will use your information, please visit .

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