Barnes Group Inc. East Granby , CT 06026
Barnes Aerospace MRO East Granby has an exciting and challenging career opportunity for an experienced Auto TIG Welder. In this role you will perform diversified TIG welding duties to repair aircraft parts as well as potentially perform other duties including plasma spray, masking, or cleaning of aircraft parts. This position requires considerable experience, initiative and ingenuity and the ability to work independently to produce the highest level of quality and productivity against established standards. You will work constructively with Engineering, participate in company meetings, and make effective recommendations towards improvements in processes and overall productivity. If you are a talented and self-motivated individual that enjoys a fast paced environment, please submit your resume for further consideration.
Perform all types of TIG welding to repair/replace damaged areas and cracks on aircraft parts and fixtures. Perform TIG welding operations on aircraft components to meet NDT specifications and ensure efficient flow of work to meet production schedules and demands
Perform TIG welding operations on titanium, aluminum, stainless steel and Nickel alloy parts, following standardized working procedures and parameters.
Work with Engineering to develop programs, determine new methods, develop parameters, and determine material type for new or modified products. Assist with developing new tooling ideas.
Inspect weld for bead sized and compliance with other specifications. Blend, grind, or polish weld ensuring specified minimum wall requirement is met. Use calipers, micrometers, indicators, and gauges to measure repaired part and ensure dimensional requirements are met. Complete production paperwork.
Perform preventative maintenance and minor repairs on equipment and machines.
In addition to TIG Welding, Cross Training will be required to perform a variety of duties that may include but not limited to: chemically clean parts, grit blasting, masking, and other duties
Detect faulty operations and materials and report these and other problems to immediate supervisor. Comply with all company and safety rules and regulations. Wear necessary personal protective equipment as required.
Provide training to others as required.
3+ years in aerospace environment
Ability to pass welding tests for aircraft welding certifications
Good mathematical skills
Knowledge/Practical experience in aerospace environment
Ability to read and interpret complex blueprints and technical documents
Skills Desired: strong attention to detail, ability to multitask, good communications skills