Sheet Metal Airframe Mechanic

Bridgewater, VA, USA Req #33
Friday, October 9, 2020

About Us

At Dynamic Aviation, we solve unique challenges for our customers with innovative aviation solutions. Our focus is on operations that serve, protect, and enhance the lives of families and communities worldwide.  Whether modifying aircraft to help protect our service members overseas, performing geographical mapping for scientific research, or working to suppress large wild fires on the West Coast, we serve with integrity and excellence.


Since our beginning in 1967, Dynamic Aviation continues a legacy of building strong relationships among our coworkers, community and customers.  Guided by our values, our talented team of more than 700 aviation professionals provide the foundation of our success. At Dynamic Aviation, everyone has the opportunity to make an impact and enrich the lives of others.


You will grow both personally and professionally being a part of our team. We enjoy helping our employees achieve their potential and support them every step of the way. 


Are you ready to make a difference in your career and in the world?  Opportunity awaits!

Sheet Metal A&P Mechanic


Location: Bridgewater, Virginia


Job Description:

The Sheet Metal A&P Mechanic role builds components for aircraft applications using a variety of sheet metal materials.

Job Responsibilities:                                            

  • Shoot and buck rivets to specifications following FAA guidelines

  • Recognize differences in types of metals including structural strength and thickness

  • Perform sheet metal bends to guidelines and specifications as dictated in normal aviation practices

  • Remove existing rivets from aircraft structure

  • Work with and around a variety of chemicals and follow all OSHA standards in regards to PPE

  • Build components for aircraft applications using a variety of sheet metal materials

  • Make decisions regarding how to make repairs and know what repairs can and can’t be done

  • Understand and apply FAA standards (AC4313 Chapter 4)

  • Read blueprints to ensure build and modification completion, follow both written and verbal  instructions

  • Effectively document job completion paperwork

  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements:

  • Valid FAA Airframe & Powerplant license strongly preferred  

  • Previous experience working with sheet metal, or completion of a technical school program in a similar field of study

  • Must provide own tools

  • Ability to use and effectively manager ERP program, time clock and company intranet

  • Manage time to effectively meet company priorities

  • Experience with King Air, DHC-8 or Beech 1900 aircraft preferred

  • Ability to:

    • Crawl in and out of tight spaces

    • Lay in a prone position for more than 4 hours

    • Comfortably work at elevated heights of at least 40 feet for extended periods of time

    • Lift balance, and carry 50 lbs.

    • Work in enclosed hangars and exterior weather conditions

    • Work in close proximity to other people

It is the policy of Dynamic Aviation to prohibit and eliminate discrimination on grounds of race, color, religion, sex, (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristics protected by law. It is also Dynamic Aviation's policy to provide equal employment for all and comply with any affirmative action obligations pursuant to the Federal Executive Orders, 11246 and 11375, as amended. 


Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Bridgewater, VA, USA