Machinist Specialist (MR)


Jubail, Saudi Arabia

Ref: SP122-387

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Aviation Machinist (MR)


Provides intermediate and depot-level repair for the structural, mechanical, avionics, and engine component programs for aircraft and aircraft engine weapons systems. Set up and operate conventional and CNC machine tools such as lathes, vertical and horizontal boring mills; bench, plain, and universal milling machines, shapers, planers, internal/external grinders, thread cutters, and radial drills.

Essential Responsibilities :
- Set up and perform machining operations on conventional lathes and CNC machine tools such as grinders, milling machines, lathes, Quackenbush 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.


Minimum Position Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:
- 8 years current or previous experience performing complex helicopter mechanical work to include but not limited to:
- Removes fixed sheet metal and composite structures from aircraft disassembles structural and non-structural metal and composite components. Assesses damaged parts to determine the sequence of operations necessary to affect repairs or replacements.
- Repairs structural parts and skin surfaces of, fuselages, tail section, doors, pilot seats, tail cones, engine cowls, and fairings by straightening, reforming, reshaping, bent, twisted, distorted portions with press brakes, bending rolls, shrinking, stretching machines, and forming blocks.
- Cuts out, removes damaged parts, and inserts new parts or patches. Modifies aircraft, and aircraft components by incorporating airframe changes (AFC), and bulletins. Lay out, cuts, drills, bends, forms, shapes sheet metal and extruded metal stock.
- Uses standard, and special tools of the trade: such as press brakes, metal cutting equipment, forming machines, hydraulic presses, punch presses, turret punches, drill presses.
- Operates more complex hand, and power machines, slip roll forming machines, box/ pan breaks, rotary machines with extra forming rolls, crimpers, beading machines. Completes operations by deburring, filing, drilling, smoothing parts by hand.
- Chemically treats surfaces reworked. Inspect completed assemblies to ensure compliance with technical references.
- Ability to read and interpret blueprints, technical manuals, schematics, etc.
- Skill in the use of a wide variety of complicated hand and power tools, as well as precision measuring instruments, associated with the trade
- Must be able to pass a background check, and drug test. Also, may be required to obtain and maintain a secret clearance

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands :
- 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, inclined surfaces for certain periods throughout the day. Also be able to climb stairs, ramps, ladders, and work stands.
- Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
- Distinguish color and judge three-dimensional depth

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - Amentum enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the Amentum Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable Amentum Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.

Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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About the Company

Amentum is a premier global technical and engineering services partner supporting critical programs of national significance across defense, security, intelligence, energy, and environment. We draw from a century-old heritage of operational excellence, mission focus, and successful execution underpinned by a strong culture of safety and ethics.

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