Jig & Fixture Builder/Toolmaker in Tulsa, OK at Volt

Date Posted: 9/10/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Tulsa, OK
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $30.0 - $33.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Jig & Fixture Builder/Toolmaker with Aerospace Experience Needed ASAP!

Where: Tulsa, OK

Shift: Monday thru Thursday (4-10 hour days), 1st or 2nd shift

Contract-to-Hire (Long Term)

  • The Jig & Fixture Builder will be responsible taking drawings, blueprints, or verbal instructions and building tooling assemblies, fabrications, and test equipment as directed by shop management. 
  • They will be required to use various types of fabrication equipment, conventional machine tools, precision measurement tools, and various hand tools to accomplish his task. 
  • They must have good math skills (trigonometry) to calculate dimensions. 
  • They are also able to use optical equipment, do model building, and masters, flat pattern layout and template making.
  • They must know assembly, bonding, composite materials, riveting, and other processes specifications.
  • They must be detail oriented, and a self-starter who can work with minimum supervision.
  •  As part of a larger team, they must communicate effectively with inter-shop personnel.
  • They will use drawings, specs, and/or verbal instructions as well as exercising judgment and experience to plan and accomplish goals. 
  • Based on instructions/information given, they will meet the requirements of the job.
  • They must meet deadlines and document progress and be flexible, dependable, time conscious, and be able to move from project to project with minimal supervision.
  • They must work closely with the shop management.

 The Jig & Fixture Builder's responsibilities will include the following:

  • The ability to interpret complicated aerospace drawings and specifications
  • The ability to use various types of fabrication equipment, conventional machine tools, precision measurement tools, and various hand tools.
  • The understanding of assembly, bonding, riveting and other processes associated with tool shop jobs
  • The ability to interface with other departments to accomplish tasks.
  • The ability to communicate professional, both verbally and in writing.
  • The ability and maturity to perform in a dynamic and fast paced environment.
  • Maintain a clean work area daily as required.
  • Working ability to apply all applicable safety requirements to comply with regulatory agencies.

 The qualified candidate should possess:

  • Advanced math skills (Algebra, Trigonometry, some GD&T
  • Intermediate to Advanced Computer Skills
  • Advanced skills in use of hand tools
  • Experience with machining, turning, grinding, etc.
  • Blueprint reading - interpretation and application of drawing tolerances (including GD&T), general notes and specifications
  • Measurement and Test equipment ability - micrometers, calipers, bore gages, height gages, pin/plug gages, thread gages, optical equipment, gram scales, etc.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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