Sheet Metal Mechanic

Job opening ID
1914

Posting title
Sheet Metal Mechanic

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen
24 month contract position
W2 with full benefits
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
Provide support to JPL's research and development projects with fabrication, assembly of electronic components, mechanical hardware and test setups.

Required Skills:
-High School diploma with a minimum of 8 years of related experience;or an Associates degree with a minimum of 4 years of related experience; or a Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 1 year of related experience; related required training. 
-Understanding and technical experience in the following areas: Design, layout and fabrication of sheet metal parts as well as mock-up structures Fabrication and assembly of mechanical ground support equipment. Electronics as they relate to motors and actuators. Sheet metal equipment to include brakes, waterjet, punch presses, and saws. 
-Familiar with routine computer applications (Microsoft Office and SolidWorks)

Desired Skills:
-Advanced understanding, technical expertise and experience in the following areas: Design, layout and fabrication of sheet metal parts. Flat pattern development. Wood working fabrication to include shipping containers. All types of fasteners and fastening systems (keenserts, pem nuts, pem studs, helicoil, cherry and cherry max rivets). 
-Skilled in operations of all shop tools to include NC and CNC sheet metal equipment.

Number of positions
1

Location
Pasadena

State
California