Airbus Final Assembly Line
  • 30-Sep-2020 to 19-Jan-2021 (CST)
  • Mobile, AL, USA
  • $20.02-$21.38 Starting DOE
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

A career with Airbus provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As an Airbus employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits, which include health, dental, vision and life insurance, 401(k) matching, paid time off and holiday pay.

Airbus is an international pioneer in the aerospace industry. We are a leader in designing, manufacturing, and delivering aerospace products, services, and solutions to customers on a global scale. We aim for a better-connected, safer, and more prosperous world.

 A commercial aircraft manufacturer, with Space and Defense as well as Helicopters Divisions, Airbus is the largest aeronautics and space company in Europe and a worldwide leader. 

 Airbus has built on its strong European heritage to become truly international with roughly 180 locations and 12,000 direct suppliers globally. The company has aircraft and helicopter final assembly lines across Asia, Europe, and the Americas, and has achieved a more than six-fold order book increase since 2000.

Position Summary:

Responsible for the structural installation of parts and major components in the manufacturing of the aircraft within the assigned station area.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform repair work (concessions/discrepancies).
  • Positioning and assembly of components.
  • Rework of external skin damage of the aircraft.
  • Work in compliance with production orders, design documents, concessions, and inspection procedures.
  • Prepare and solve queries, ensure follow-up, and give feedback.
  • Examine and sort work orders and drawings.
  • Prepare the job station for daily activity.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Experience/Skills/Training required to qualify:

  • A High school diploma or GED.
  • Two (2) or more years' experience in Aviation Production or equivalent.
  • The ability to complete the following training provided by Airbus after recruitment: Health & Safety; General Aircraft Familiarization; Quality training
  • Previous hands-on experience with drilling tools, templates, drilling machines, fasteners, and torque tools.
  • Knowledge of station safety, quality (clean as you go/FOD), and OSHA regulations.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to enter, generate and retrieve information using a computer (SAP and Excel knowledge required)
  • Able to meet below stated Physical Requirements.

Preferred skills/training:

  • Training from an aviation vocational school or previous employment in the use of aviation application tools and techniques.
  • Five (5) or more years' experience in Aviation Production

Physical Requirements:

  • Vision: adequate to enter and read material on computer screens. Able to identify markings and digital outputs on calibrated tools. Able to identify individuals to initiate greetings, the giving of directions, and other business interactions
  • Hearing: able to hear sufficiently to engage in conversation in office settings. Able to hear safety alerts and warning signals.
  • Speaking: able to engage in conversations in person and via electronic means and deliver information to groups of varying sizes with or without amplification.
  • Equipment Operation: Able to operate a wide range of tools and equipment including hydraulic lifts and arms.
  • Carrying: able to occasionally carry up to 20lbs/9kg while engaging in training, addressing production issues, or as part of continuous improvement projects.
  • Confined Space: able to enter and exit a 12" x 22" passage and work through a 9.7" x 17.7" opening while using a respirator within a confined space for various lengths of time.
  • Heights: able to work at heights of approximately 40 feet on various types of platforms and lifts for various lengths of time
  • Lifting: able to occasionally lift to 30lbs/14kg.
  • Pushing/Pulling: able to push/pull items in office areas and on the shop floor.
  • Sitting: able to sit for extended periods at the computer and in meetings.
  • Squatting/Kneeling: able to occasionally squat or kneel to retrieve or replace items shelved on bottom shelves.
  • Standing: able to stand for extended periods delivering information.
  • Travel/Mobility: able to travel overseas and domestically sometimes for extended periods and on short notice. Able to work in outside hangers in changing locations.
  • Walking: able to walk through office and production areas, around flight line and airstrips and sometimes on uneven indoor or outdoor surfaces other business interactions

 Equal Opportunity:

Airbus is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Airbus is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

As a leader in our field, Airbus provides relocation assistance for qualified positions and a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.   

As a matter of policy, Airbus does not sponsor visas for US positions unless specified. Only applicants with current work authorization will be considered.

Airbus does not offer tenured or guaranteed employment. Employment with Airbus is at-will, meaning either the company or the employee can terminate the employment relationship at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice.


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