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Aerospace Structures and Assemblies Technician



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Title: Aerospace Structures and Assemblies Technician

Location: 100% onsite in San Antonio, TX 

Contract: 6-12M Contract to Hire 

Schedule: 1st and 2nd shift on 4/10 Schedule 

Pay: DOE 


We are seeking a skilled Aerospace Structures and Assemblies Technician to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for assembling sheet metal detail and assembly parts using approved methods and hand tools as per blueprints and engineer dispositions. Additionally, they will perform various operations to manufacture, assemble, and refurbish aircraft parts and structures.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assemble sheet metal detail and assembly parts with a variety of fasteners using approved methods and hand tools from blueprints and/or engineer dispositions.
  • Perform tasks such as aligning parts on jigs using templates and fixtures and drilling close tolerance holes.
  • Conduct part-fitting operations including minor filing, sawing, burring, crimping, trimming, framing, drilling, reaming, riveting, countersinking, and cold working.
  • Experience working with Sheet Metal, Aluminum and/or Titanium
  • Measure parts using various methods to verify dimensions.
  • Modify incomplete and complete assemblies to incorporate changes and perform repairs as necessary.
  • Work with or without blueprint diagrams, drawings, specifications, and shop orders.
  • Monitor and verify quality and develop corrective action when needed.
  • Perform corrosion inspection and repair per engineering requirements.
  • Utilize precision measuring tools for drilling and accurately measure and map gaps, drill through composition/metal stack up, and repair composites.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous experience in aircraft sheet metal assembly and repair preferred.
  • Proficiency in using hand tools and precision measuring instruments.
  • Ability to interpret blueprints and engineering dispositions.
  • Strong attention to detail and quality.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and in a team environment.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Willingness to perform other duties as assigned.

Eight Eleven Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, citizenship, disability, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.  

Aerospace Structures and Assemblies Technician San Antonio, TX

For over 16 years, Eight Eleven has established and maintained relationships that are designed to meet your IT staffing needs. Whether it’s contract, contract-to-hire, or permanent placement work, we customise our search based upon your company’s unique initiatives, culture and technologies. With our national team of recruiters placed at 21 major hubs around the nation Eight Eleven finds the people best-suited for your business. When you work with us, we work with you. That’s the Eight Eleven promise.

Brooksource is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, protected medical condition as defined by applicable state or local law, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws and ordinances.

Benefits & Perks:

Eight Eleven Group offers competitive medical, dental, vision, Health Savings Account, Dependent Care FSA, and supplemental coverage with plans that can fit each employee’s needs. We offer a 401k plan that includes a company match and is fully vested after you become eligible, paid time off, sick time, and paid company holidays. We also offer an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) that provides services like virtual counseling, financial services, legal services, life coaching, etc.

Pay Disclaimer:

The pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.


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