Fabricator - Pinellas Park, FL

HQ Aero
Pinellas Park, FL
Post Date:
August 18, 2017
Job Status:


Fabricator – Pinellas Park, FL


HQ Aero is currently recruiting for experienced Fabricators for openings in Pinellas Park, FL.

This is a Contract to Hire Position.

Job Duties:

  • Lay out, fabricate, and assemble metalworking dies, molds, and machine tool fixtures by analyzing blueprints, sketches, models, and engineering or shop specifications.
  • Uses a variety of machinist's hand tools and precision measuring instruments.
  • Computes dimensions; determines machining and material or parts required.
  • May perform precision work to exacting tolerances and dimensions; recommend revisions in design and/or substitutions in material based on machinability or fabrication problems encountered; and solve problems relating to unusual materials, work-holding arrangements, machine settings, fabrication methods, and production process.
  • May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.
  • Operates light-duty bench- or floor-type machine tools and equipment such as small lathes, small mills, drills or saws.
  • May set up machining machines and make adjustments, and perform maintenance on machines.
  • Some machines may be numerically controlled.
  • May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.
  • Paints and properly identifies and codes tooling.
  • Improvises shop aids to facilitate completion of work assignments.
  • Performs disassembly and cleaning of tooling.
  • Checks tools for wear, damage, etc., and replaces defective or worn components such as bushings, shims, clamps and pins, and reassembles same.
  • Helps to maintain work area and machinery in a clean and orderly condition.


  • Plastic Tooling and AutoCAD/SolidWorks experience is required.
  • Some knowledge of CNC equipment is required.
  • Must have tooling experience with one or more of the following aircrafts: C-130, F-16, P-3, F-35.
  • Ability to pass Criminal Background Check required.
  • Ability to use optical transits and levels.
  • Must have knowledge of master models, tooling gages, sample parts, formed router tools, robotic tooling, fiberglass tooling, developed layout templates and hydro form blocks.
  • Compliant to FAA Drug and Alcohol screening and background checks mandatory.

HQ Aero provides guaranteed HASSLE FREE weekly payroll, along with direct deposit on first pay, per diem for eligible applicants, and payroll advances. Additional benefits offered to HQ Aero Technicians: Travel pay and longevity bonuses offered on majority of our contract assignments. Referral bonus is also offered to all of our technicians.

HQ Aero Management (FL)
Phone: 1-866-645-8606

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