Bonder Metal or Composite 1

  • Location: El Segundo, CA
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #32449

Bonder Metal or Composite I 


Our continued mission is to push the boundaries of possibility across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Put your skills to the test by pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. From global defense to sustainment and modernization to mission readiness, your experience and ability will make it a reality. Our programs are built on equal parts of curiosity and collaboration. Our combined effort means our customers can connect and defend millions of people around the world. With this, you’ll have the opportunity to be an essential part of projects that will define your career, now and in the future.
Are you ready to put your experience to work? If so, our Aeronautics Systems sector is currently seeking Composite Laminator 1 based in El Segundo, CA. This role is for a hands-on person with great attention to detail, top focus on quality, and excellent people skills

Job Functions:

  • Fabricate composite parts, which may include bonding prep, tool prep, ply kit generation, lamination, vacuum bagging, de-molding, trimming, and part handling
  • Handle perishable materials, paying close attention to expiration dates, out time life, and traceability information
  • Follows all planning, visual aids, and process work instructions.
  • These instructions, in combination with part-specific tooling, are used to fabricate composite parts and bonded assemblies.
  • Operate handheld tools. (e.g.) Scissors, razor knives, grinders, drills, sanders, cutting wheels, etc.
  • Excels in a team environment, supports other departments, or completes other duties as necessary
  • Work in both FOE-critical and FOE-sensitive environments and observe all related safety procedures
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment

Basic Qualification:

  • High School Diploma or GED and 1 year of composite manufacturing/fabrication experience or approved composites certificate program.
  • Basic computer skills, proficiency in Microsoft applications
  • Must be able to perform moderately strenuous physical and repetitious work including bending, stooping, kneeling, and lifting up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to work flexible/changing schedules including weekends.
  • Ability to work in El Segundo, CA

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Composite fabrication experience in an aerospace, military, manufacturing, and/or maintenance environment
  • Demonstrated mechanical ability and ability to work under limited supervision
  • Be able to operate autoclave and curing ovens

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