Aircraft Structural Installer

The Aircraft Structural Installer (under moderate supervision) performs specialized operations and a variety of general mechanical operations on aircrafts (e.g. disassembly, modification, and assembly of airframe components).

Compensation: DOE
  • Remove, repair, fabricate, replace, modify and install aircraft parts and structural components
  • Plan, lay-out, cut, bend, form, shape, fit, drill, ream, install fastener, assemble and install sheet metal parts and airframe structural members
  • Work with close tolerance dimensions and various types of fasteners using common hand tools, special instruments and pneumatic tools
  • Perform structural modification and repair using engineering drawings, safety procedures, military specification, standards and maintenance manuals in performance of assigned tasks
  • Document work performed on aircraft forms, records and workbooks
  • Perform structural modifications on various aircraft
  • Be proficient in reading data design drawings
  • Be knowledgeable in use of all installation tooling and equipment
  • Provide own hand tools
  • Use computer-based programs to clock in and out and to perform other self-serve duties
  • Frequently lift equipment and material weighing up to 50 pounds; infrequently, heavier
  • Pay close attention to detail in frequently reviewing and completing forms and checklists
  • Frequently quickly relocate between adjoining work locations
  • Work quickly and accurately in a fast paced environment
  • Adhere to all Southeast Aerospace company policies, safety guidelines, and code of ethical conduct
  • In adhering to company polices, all employees are subject to random drug and alcohol tests
  • This position is also subject to random drug and alcohol testing under DOT and FAA regulations
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Any and all other duties assigned by the supervisor
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimum of three years of experience performing structural modifications on aircraft
  • A&P license preferred
  • Basic computer skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Must be goal oriented and able to complete assignments within company standards
  • The ability to work efficiently with other employees as part of a team or individually
  • Acceptable background check for required matters
  • US Person as defined in FAR 22CFR 120.15 for required matters.
  • Normal work day is 8 hours Monday thru Friday
  • Overtime hours required.
  • Travel to other locations on occasion to perform structural modifications
  • Most often the working conditions of the Aircraft Structural Installer will be in the Southeast Aerospace facility hangars.
  • Perform work in a sometimes noisy environment.
  • Bending, squatting, sitting, working from ladders, lifting (up to 50 lbs.)
  • Health, Dental, 401K-Profit Sharing, Vacation, Sick Leave, Holiday Pay, Portable HSA Account, Clothing Allowance
  • Health and Dental insurance premiums fully paid by employer for employee. Southeast Aerospace pays 80% of Health and Dental insurance premiums for legal dependents.
  • 401(k) and profit sharing at eligibility

  • Premium health benefits including spouse & dependent coverage
  • Safe Harbor 401k retirement plan
  • Paid holidays including extended December/New Year's break
  • Located in Brevard County- fast growing tech region
  • No state income tax

Southeast Aerospace is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment and will not be discriminated against in regard to age, race, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, religion, or veteran status. For more information on applicable equal employment regulations, refer to Know Your Rights.

Qualified individuals with a disability have the right to request a reasonable accommodation. Request an accommodation by email at or call Mark Braddock at 321-255-9877, providing the nature of your request & contact information. Please note that telephone calls are for accommodation requests only.