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Upholstery Tech II **Sign-on Bonus Eligible**

Date: Nov 23, 2022

Location: Savannah, GA, US

Company: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Upholstery Tech II **Sign-on Bonus Eligible** in  GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:

Together we fly
Our aircraft are industry leaders and so are our people. We're looking for talented, motivated individuals who are ready to do innovative work, and we offer exciting career opportunities worldwide.
Craft the finest interiors in aviation
Gulfstream is looking for skilled upholsterers to craft unique designs in award-winning cabins.



We have positions availalbe for 1st and Weekend Shifts

Weekend shift (E.g.: Friday thru Sunday 5:00am-5:30pm ). This shift is 3day/12-hour shifts. Work 36 hours and be paid for 40, plus shift differential pay. May be asked to train during first shift and support other shifts as needed with notice.

First shift (E.g.: Mon-Thurs 5:30am-16:00pm), you may be asked to support other shifts as needed with notice.



Education and Experience Requirements

High School Diploma or GED required. 2 years experience using commercial sewing machines, sergers and/or various hand tools used in upholstery and carpet trades. Experience in aerospace industry preferred..

Position Purpose:

Under minimal supervision fabricate and install upholstery, cover panels, and make simple patterns for aircraft interiors using design/engineering drawings and aircraft specifications.

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:
  1. Fabricate, using design/engineering drawings and aircraft specifications, cover and install flat panels and curtains. May sew simple covers using design/engineering drawings and aircraft specifications.
  2. Work with fabric, vinyl and leather hides, composites and other materials using specified adhesives, sewing equipment, hardware, hand tools and various power tools.
  3. Cut and surge carpets, cover bulkheads and cover/install panels. May be responsible to fabricate various metal parts, fit panels and windows, cabin head liners, upper sidewalls, lower side panels, hatch panels, and windows. .
  4. Use the material tracking system to create parts demand, track squawks and to sign-off work.

Additional Functions:
  1. 1. Work with lead and higher skilled technicians to develop and implement process improvements that increase safety, reduce, cost, cycle time, and man-hours using Lean Manufacturing and other process improvement techniques. .
  2. 2. Use the material tracking system, Corridor, to create parts demands, track squawks and to sign-off work. .
  3. 3. Comply with safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies and use personal protective equipment as required. .
  4. 4. Address unsafe conditions before putting others as risk. .

Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:
  1. Ability to read, write, speak, and understand proficiently the English language.
  2. Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation.
  3. Ability to use measuring tools and perform basic math computations.
  4. Must be computer literate.
  5. Able to climb ladders and stairs, work in small restricted areas, lift up to 40 pounds and work any shift.

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 204329

Category: Operations

Percentage of Travel: None

Shift: Weekend Days

Employment Type: Full-time

Posting End Date: 11/04/2022 


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.



Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.


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