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Production Sub Assembler

Requisition ID:  118933
Business Unit:  Airframe Systems Kentucky (3015)

Danville, KY, United States, 40422

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 12,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East..

Job Designation

The Production Sub Assembler will perform all tasks which are required in the daily operation of the production facility. The individual must be able to perform job duties in a safe and efficient manner.   

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Performs a range of production tasks such as operating sub-assembly equipment which include; coating equipment, spray guns and rivet machines. Operate material handling equipment, which include hoists and cranes, tow motors, pallet trucks, and other miscellaneous equipment.  
  • Complete troubleshooting while operating equipment, including performing and documenting limited preventative maintenance.
  • Monitor and record data and make adjustments as needed to achieve processing requirements.      
  • Comprehend and accurately follow specific detailed operational instructions and prints for job and setup operations.  They may also be required to document specific detailed instructions and procedures.  They must be able to follow specific quality criteria to maintain quality system requirements.  They must be able to monitor, measure, and record quality assurance data including, but not limited to, dimensions, weight, or other specific information.
  • Track orders and, utilizing appropriate equipment, move material to enable the production process to flow efficiently and effectively.  They will be required to order production and non-production materials necessary to the normal operation of the facility.
  • Self-directed and flexible in the performance of job duties.  They must be able to communicate information, as required, to all other individuals involved in the normal operation of the facility.  They must be willing to work in teams for daily production and improvement opportunities.  In addition, they must be able to perform receiving, packing, and shipping duties as assigned.  They will also be required to perform plant housekeeping duties as necessary to maintain a safe and clean work environment.
  • Responsible for the quality of work performed.  
  • Observes safe work practices, maintains a safe and clean work environment and wears the appropriate personal protective equipment.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required.

Job Specifications

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations.
Years’ Experience: 2-4 years of relevant experience

  • Skilled in the use of hand tools including calipers, depth gages, micrometers, and other measuring equipment, and machinery.
  • Ability to read various instructions.     
  • Must be proficient in utilizing a standard computer keyboard and user friendly software.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple manufacturing prints and possess the skills needed to accomplish the print requirements.
  • Able to recognize and solve typical problems that can occur in own work area; evaluate and select solutions from established options.     
  • Solid oral and written communication skills.
  • Good attention to detail.

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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