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Aerospace Systems sector is seeking an Aircraft Equipment Expediter 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in Palmdale, CA.
Responsible for the survey, control, dispatching, and follow-up of all types of tools pertaining to an assigned department or section of an aircraft, from control points, critical zones, and / or central control areas.
Tools are in support of ground support and tooling efforts to allow for aircraft testing, launch and recovery efforts and system test equipment operations.
Operate industrial equipment such as fork trucks, lift gates, tow tractors and hand trucks in the safe movement of equipment up to 9 tons.
Anticipate and verify shortages and affix priorities to tool and equipment dispatch.
Expedite to final destination by coordinating with requesting department (Engineering, Operations, Tooling, Planning, Material Control, etc.).
Update equipment locations with CMMS and comply with all FAR requirements.
High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 4 years' experience in an aircraft manufacturing environment.
An active DoD Secret Clearance issued or renewed in the last 5 years
Experience in operating machinery, such as forklift, scissor lift, boom lift, or overhead cranes.
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite.
Experience with functional testing of standard pneumatic power tools and standard shop equipment.
Ability to survey, control, dispatch, and follow-up of all types of tools pertaining to an assigned department
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