Zenetex LLC

Aircraft Machinist

Posted Date 8 hours ago(5/24/2020 10:18 AM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Job Location
Aircraft Maintenance (MRO)

Position Overview

ZENETEX has become a major force in the field of aircraft maintenance. We proudly support all four branches of the military in performing Organizational, Intermediate, and Depot level aircraft, ground vehicle, and component maintenance.  We have an opportunity for an Aircraft Machinist to support our NAS Jacksonville, FL based FRCSE team. FRCSE provides intermediate and depot-level repair for the structural, mechanical, avionics, and engine component programs for aircraft and aircraft engine weapons systems. This is a newly awarded contract!  


The Aircraft Machinist will set up and operate all types of conventional machines, computer numerically controlled (CNC) machines and related equipment in the manufacture, rework, and repair of aircraft parts and components. Responsibilities will include:

  • Set up and operate all types of conventional machines, computer numerically controlled (CNC) machines and related equipment in the manufacture, rework and repair of aircraft parts and components
  • Set up and perform machining operations on conventional and CNC machine tools such as grinders, milling machines, lathes, and drills
  • Must be able set up and operate 2,3,4, and 5 axis machining centers and CNC grinders
  • Must be familiar with the use of a variety of machine tool attachments or related equipment to perform precision machine work
  • Maintain accuracy in accordance with requirements of blueprints, drawings, sketches, work documents, aircraft technical documents, manuals, bulletins, and directives
  • Produce assigned work in accordance with established standards
  • Perform all work in compliance with all safety rules and regulations in the production shop environment
  • Other Duties as Assigned


Experience and Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • At least two (2) years of documented experience in Aerospace and/or machinist trade
  • At least two (2) years CNC aviation experience is required
  • Experience from military fixed wing community (F/A-18, P-8, F-5, T-6,T-44,H-60) or civilian heavy structure background is preferred
  • Military installation DEPOT level and/or major MRO facility maintenance experience preferred
  • We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform post offer/pre-employment substance abuse testing

Physical Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

  • Must be able to walk and stand on level and/or inclined surfaces for certain periods throughout the day
  • Must be able to climb stairs, ramps, ladders, and work stands
  • Must be able to crouch, crawl, grasp or handle objects, use finger dexterity, bend elbow/knee and reach above/below shoulders
  • May be required to lift up to 50 pounds
  • May be required to see aircraft in flight, read dials/gauges, identify small objects and hand tools
  • Must be able to see imperfections, micrometer readings and other small scales
  • Must be able to communicate by voice and detect sound by ear
  • Must be able to distinguish color and judge three-dimensional depth
  • May be required to operate power vehicles, machinery, hand tools, ground support equipment, fork lift, APU, etc.

Security Clearance

  • This position will require U.S. citizenship and the ability to pass a National Agency background check, which could include a criminal history and credit check for access to government facilities.

ZENETEX is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 


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