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RS Upholstery Technician Sr 219235 (St. Louis) ***Sign-on Eligible***

Company: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: March 30, 2024

Job Description:

RS Upholstery Technician Sr (St. Louis) ***Sign-on Eligible*** -in -GAC St. Louis

Unique Skills:



Education and Experience Requirements

High School Diploma or GED required. 4 years experience in upholstery to include. 2 years aircraft upholstery experience. Advanced knowledge of upholstery and sewing processes and products and/or advance carpet knowledge including being able to install custom carpets.

Position Purpose:Work independently to design, fabricate, and install upholstery and trim items in aircraft interiors. Assist Shop Lead by overseeing projects and providing guidance and direction to co-workers. Mentor and train other Upholstery Technicians.

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:Essential Functions:

  • Fabricate and install seat covers, curtains and various assemblies and subassemblies.

  • Interpret material specifications and design/engineering drawings to ensure finished product meets design and engineering requirements.

  • Sew, fabricate, and install covers for all styles of panels in the aircraft interior while meeting safety, quality, and productivity standards and goals.

  • Use the material tracking system, Corridor, to create parts demand, track squawks and to sign-off work.

  • Work with design/drawings to cut and install advanced custom design carpets with unique patterns.

    Additional Functions:

    • Accept Lead responsibilities when needed. Oversees projects and coordinates with Lead to delegate tasks to assigned technicians. .

    • Conduct safety audits and assists team members in doing safety audits. .

    • Assist in maintaining shop equipment and associated JSAs. .

    • Comply with and champion Safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies and ensure the protection of aircraft interiors (PTP). .

    • Mentor and train lesser skilled technicians and monitor their work to ensure they complete assigned tasks in accordance with required. levels of safety, quality and productivity. .

    • Work with Lead and higher skilled technicians to develop and implement process improvements reduce material cost, cycle time, and labor hours using Lean Six-Sigma tools. .

      Perform other duties as assigned.
      Other Requirements:

      • Possess a working knowledge of Gulfstream inspection and process specifications and terminology.

      • The ability to read, write, speak, and understand proficiently the English language.

      • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and engineering documentation.

      • Must be computer literate.

      • Able to climb ladders and stairs, work in small restricted areas, lift up to 40 pounds and work any shift.

      • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.


        Additional Information

        Requisition Number: 219235

        Posting Type: Internal-External

        Department: J2294-Comp Upholstery

        Category: Operations

        Percentage of Travel: None

        Shift: First

        Employment Type: Full-time

        Salary Grade:N9

        Number of Openings: 1

        Posting End Date: 04/30/2024 -


        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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        Copyright - 2024 Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation. All Rights Reserved. A General Dynamics Company.


        Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), designs, develops, manufactures, markets, services and supports the world's most technologically-advanced business jet aircraft


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