Company

Current Employment Opportunities


ES3 cannot support telephone or walk-in inquiries regarding employment opportunities. If You are interested in being considered for or learning more about the following employment opportunities, please follow the specific instructions for submitting resumes and other material. We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material.


Senior Financial Analyst - San Diego, CA

ES3 is a socially responsible, high-end engineering firm specializing in the design, test, and fabrication of aircraft components and systems, (2) the development of advanced high strength and corrosion resistant coatings, and (3) the application of computational methods for structural dynamic modeling. ES3 has facilities in California, Utah, and Georgia. ES3 has an immediate opening in their corporate office location for a Senior Financial Analyst.

General Summary

The Senior Financial Analyst is responsible for ensuring policy and procedure compliance, audit readiness, oversight of corporate revenue reporting activities and critical and confidential aspects of company finance. This is a senior level accounting position that will participate in a wide variety of special and assigned projects requiring communication with colleagues, executive management, clients and others in a professional and timely manner.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide back up for Accounting Manager/Controller as organizational demands dictate.
  • Maintain, enhance and/or develop Accounting department policy and procedures.
  • Assist in monthly/year-end close activities.
  • Oversee activities of accounts receivable to ensure accurate and timely management of all accounts receivable aging components including billings, cash receipts application, cash flow reporting and bank account reconciliations.
  • Prepare monthly Accounts Receivable Excel invoices, capturing labor hours, materials, subcontracts and odc's for submission to various Government and Commercial customers.
  • Oversee payroll processing, submission, payroll journal entries and reporting activities.
  • QuickBooks review of payroll reporting and review of related spreadsheets.
  • Work closely with Human Resources to maintain employee database in QuickBooks and GHG timecard system.
  • Assign and maintain charge codes in GHG timecard system.
  • Serve as ES3 PAC Treasurer, review prepared quarterly Federal Election Commission (FEC) reports for accuracy and compliance.
  • Maintain audit readiness through oversight of general ledger activities.
  • Provide Audit Support in response to DCAA, state sales tax and property tax entities.
  • Support semi-annual Financial Capability audit conducted by Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA).
  • Prepare Incurred Cost Proposal (ICE) for management review.
  • Prepare monthly indirect rate calculations.
  • Maintain project control reporting activities and assign commercial charge codes.
  • Prepare and submit monthly/quarterly annual sales and use tax reports (3 states).
  • Prepare and submit annual Government mandated Contractor Manpower Reporting Application (CMRA).
  • Prepare and submit Government mandated census reports.
  • Complete monthly shop allocation and labor accruals.
  • Compile annual 401k profit share census data.
  • Oversee and provide a frequent review of all primary bookkeeping as it pertains to ES3 PLG which includes processing purchase/change orders, revenue recognition, progress payment calculations, AR and WAWF entries for shipped goods.
  • Support Accounts Payable, Purchasing and Ad Hoc reporting on an as needed basis
  • Any other accounting special or assigned projects as needed

Education & Experience

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics, minimum of 7 years of professional experience of in Government accounting environment
  • Strong understanding of Government Accounting concepts, i.e. allowable and unallowable costs, direct and indirect costs, overhead, G&A, fringe and M&S pools.
  • Engage in critical thinking
  • Problem Solving /Analysis and organizational skills
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office, (Word and Excel) computer software, QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions. Intermediate knowledge of WAWF, Gov Pay, GSA Finance a plus
  • Demonstrate high ethical standards for confidentiality, honesty, truthfulness and integrity
  • Ability to communicate with Executive Management with strong written and interpersonal skills
  • Detail Oriented
  • Team player

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Position Type / Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Travel

Some travel is expected for this position

Other Duties

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

Other Things That Will Help You Succeed in This Position

  • You always have a positive, pleasant, and professional attitude with all levels of staff, customers, and government representatives
  • You work efficiently, effectively and are a team player
  • You meet company goals and deadlines in a timely and efficient manner
  • You take initiative and are pro-active
  • You have a strong work ethic and high integrity
  • You are dependable and reliable
  • You are flexible and open to changing priorities

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background investigation and be able to obtain a U.S. Government Security Clearance.
  • Ability to travel as needed domestically and internationally.

How to Apply

We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material. Please make application at: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=18134482

ES3 is able to offer an environment that is both enriching and rewarding. ES3 offers an exceptional benefits program including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Health Reimbursement Account, Paid-Time-Off, Holiday and a generous matching 401K plan. Please visit our website at www.es3inc.com to learn more about us.

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/Male/Female/Disability/Veteran Employer

Open: 07/16/15

Close: Until Filled


Financial Analyst - San Diego, CA

ES3 is a socially responsible, high-end engineering firm specializing in the design, test, and fabrication of aircraft components and systems, (2) the development of advanced high strength and corrosion resistant coatings, and (3) the application of computational methods for structural dynamic modeling. ES3 has facilities in California, Utah, and Georgia. ES3 has an immediate opening in their corporate office location for a Financial Analyst.

General Summary

Primarily responsible for advanced level use of Microsoft Excel in support of senior management requests for financial analysis. Execute accurate and timely submission of Government contract invoices. Perform maintenance and account reconciliation duties of the general ledger accounts through monthly journal entries, revenue recognition entries, ensuring government compliance & meeting GAAP standards. Must be able to work independently, time manage and accomplish goals in high pressure, time sensitive environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs high-level price/cost calculations using Advanced level MS Excel skills in support of Senior Management requests for financial analysis. May consult with engineering, procurement and other technical personnel to coordinate.
  • Submit internally approved invoices to the Government via WAWF, GovPay, GSA Finance or direct submission to Customer.
  • Perform monthly Accounts Receivable reconciliations as it pertains to QuickBooks against externally generated invoices, ensuring that labor hours, materials, subcontracts and odc's are captured thoroughly for invoice submission.
  • Assist in Preparing the monthly contract summaries for the Government customers.
  • Responsible for all primary bookkeeping as it pertains to ES3 PLG which includes revenue recognition, progress payment calculations, AP, AR and WAWF entries for shipped goods.
  • Prepare inter-company invoices and perform Government related AR collection duties.
  • Prepare weekly reports for internal project reporting which includes labor hours, unbilled costs, and open PO reports.
  • Receive and post customer AR payments against open invoices.
  • Prepare, enter and post monthly journal entries and reconcile general ledger accounts.
  • Assist with preparation of provisional and final ICP (incurred cost proposal) using ICE.
  • Assist in the allocation of Service Center costs (MRDC and Georgia shops).
  • Assist in monthly/year-end close & reviewing of activities on a regular basis.
  • Must be able to work independently, time manage and accomplish goals in high pressure, time sensitive environment.
  • Able to shift gears quickly and re-prioritize responsibilities on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis.
  • Research and resolve any reconciling items on a monthly basis.
  • Supports any other accounting projects, reporting and Ad Hoc assignments as needed.
  • Strong understanding of Government Accounting concepts, i.e. allowable and unallowable costs, direct and indirect costs, overhead, G&A, fringe, and M&S pools.
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of GAAP.

Requirements

  • Minimum of 7 years Government accounting experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance or related Business Administration
  • Must have advanced level functional knowledge of MS Office (Word and Excel) computer software and QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions
  • Ability to communicate with Senior Management through strong written and interpersonal skills
  • Superior analytical, quantitative and organizational skills, detail oriented workflow
  • Team player

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

Position Type / Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position with Flexible Schedule for in office and/or remote work-site capabilities. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

Other Duties

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee(s) incumbent in this position. Employee(s) will be required to follow any other job related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.

Other Things That Will Help You Succeed in This Position

  • You always have a positive, pleasant, and professional attitude with all levels of staff, customers, and government representatives
  • You work efficiently, effectively and are a team player
  • You meet company goals and deadlines in a timely and efficient manner
  • You take initiative and are pro-active
  • You have a strong work ethic and high integrity
  • You are dependable and reliable
  • You are flexible and open to changing priorities

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background investigation and be able to obtain a U.S. Government Security Clearance.
  • Ability to travel as needed domestically and internationally.

How to Apply

We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material. Please make application at: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=18134472

ES3 is able to offer an environment that is both enriching and rewarding. ES3 offers an exceptional benefits program including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Disability Insurance, Flexible Spending Account, Health Reimbursement Account, Paid-Time-Off, Holiday and a generous matching 401K plan. Please visit our website at www.es3inc.com to learn more about us.

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/Male/Female/Disability/Veteran Employer

Open: 07/16/15

Close: Until Filled


Quality Internal Auditor (Part-Time) - Warner Robins, GA

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides input to find process problems and non-compliances
  • Convey audit findings to employees and management
  • Assist Process Technicians with follow ups on Process/Quality related problems
  • Conduct Root Cause Analysis and SPC
  • Administer Corrective Actions with follow ups to ensure CAR is closed in a timely manner
  • Documents audit findings and records in Quality database system
  • Trains and interprets process procedures/work instructions/quality bulletins with departments being audited; provide input on changes and/or updates to work instructions/procedures
  • Drives special projects (auditing, training, and/or inspecting) and provide reports to management on findings
  • Updates QMS documents when problems are noted or additions needed in conjunction with the Process Technicians.
  • Audits the facility to Company Safety standards
  • Audits to AS9100, ISO9001, ISO17025 and NADCAP standards
  • Demonstrates an understanding of Company quality policy
  • Maintains a safe work environment by adhering to and enforcing safe work practices and following safety practices
  • Demonstrates a positive attitude and teamwork in meeting goals and objectives
  • Commitment to process excellence by ensuring proper, efficient and accurate use of the process
  • Communicates well with leadership, Team members and other departments

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Experience with using Microsoft Office: Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint. Outlook and Project strongly preferred
  • Experience in performing process audit and translating process audit results into professional reports
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to interact with customers and all levels of management
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions, correspondence, and memos; ability to write correspondence; ability to effectively communicate and present information
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals; ability to interpret graphs
  • Experience with aircraft maintenance, part manufacture, technical publications and engineering support is a plus

Education and Experience Required

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • BS/BA degree in Engineering or related field preferred
  • 2+ years experience in Quality Internal Audits
  • 2+ years experience in interpreting and understanding all aspects of QMS documentation
  • 2+ years experience in an AS9100 or ISO9001 production environment
  • NADCAP and ISO17025 QA experience is a plus
  • Certified QA auditor training is a plus

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background investigation and be able to obtain a U.S. Government Security Clearance.
  • Ability to travel if required.

How to Apply

We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material. Please apply online at: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=17310902

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/Male/Female/Disability/Veteran Employer


Plating Technician - Warner Robins, GA (Full-Time)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Fabricate parts and accomplish repair and overhaul (airframe and powerplant disciplines) aircraft plating technician activities related to U.S. Air Force aircraft, including vertical lift aircraft. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Must be able to operate plating line equipment and associated processing (grit blast, cleaning, drying, relief bakes, waste water treatment, etc), including set up and handling of barrel and rack plated parts and fasteners.
  • Coordinates with project engineer personnel throughout the project, and provide technical assistance to project engineers, contractors and factory representatives.
  • Must be familiar with military and/or commercial aircraft technical manuals, technical orders, modification work orders and blue prints.
  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, schematics and rudimentary drawings.
  • Reviews engineering drawings, illustrations, and written/verbal correspondence to plan the fabrication sequence to fabricate plated parts to specifications in a timely manner.
  • Must be able to hold close tolerances, including set up of tools and materials.
  • Must use tools and equipment associated with an electroplating production shop for both rack and barrel plating operations. This includes usage of protractors, calipers, pitch gauges, etc.
  • Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
  • Must be able to apply knowledge of ISO 9001/AS9100C Quality systems.
  • Perform other duties as required

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to interact with customers and all levels of management
  • Experience with Microsoft Office: Excel, PowerPoint, and Word. Outlook and Project strongly preferred.
  • SGML and/or XML authoring is a plus
  • Experience in repairing plumbing, electrical and HVAC is a plus
  • Non Destructive Testing (MPI, FPI, etc.) level 2 or 3 certification is a plus
  • A&P license is a plus

Education and Experience Required

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Associates Degree and/or 2 years Technical/Trade school training a plus
  • 5+ years of experience in electroplating processing for fabrication, and aircraft repair and overhaul

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background investigation and be able to obtain a U.S. Government Security Clearance.
  • Ability to travel if required.

How to Apply

We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material. Please apply online at: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=17311362

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/Male/Female/Disability/Veteran Employer


Project Engineer - Warner Robins, GA (Full-Time)

General Summary

Responsible for performing engineering projects for one or more of the following: Aircraft Systems, Aircraft Structures, Engine and Propeller, Landing Gear, Aircraft MRO Activities, and Material & Processing R&D. Demonstrate the ability to apply aircraft engineering principles and related disciplines to problem solving applications in a team-oriented work environment; the ability to quickly develop a working knowledge of design allowable and structural modeling as it relates to Aircraft Structures, Landing Gear Systems, Engine and propeller systems; perform review of detailed manufacturing plans, drawings and qualification test plans; conduct mechanical testing, chemical and environmental analysis for M&P development; work in a team environment and have excellent communication skills. Must be able to interact with; engineers, subcontractors, team members, and customers in a collaborative manner.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design, Qualification, Chemical and Mechanical Lab Testing (Fatigue, Adhesion, Micro Sectioning, Hardness, Porosity, Titration, Corrosion, Fluid Compatibility, etc.)
  • Design Engineering (FEA, Fatigue)
  • Engineering Drawings (AutoCAD)
  • Solid Modeling (SolidWorks, ProE, and/or CATIA)
  • Robot Programming (Fanuc and/or ABB products)
  • Technical Data Publication and Review
  • Perform other duties as requested

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Computer Aided Drafting / Solid Modeling
  • Technical Writing, SGML and/or XML authoring a plus
  • Fatigue Analysis a plus
  • Mechanical Testing a plus
  • Material, Chemical and Environmental Analysis a plus
  • Robot Programming a plus
  • Avionics Experience a plus

Education and Experience Required

  • Bachelors Degree (Aerospace, Aeronautical, Chemical, Electrical, Environmental, Mechanical, or Materials Engineering) from an ABET accredited university or college. Masters Degree is a plus.
  • Entry Level to 13 years of related experience
  • Aerospace Industry experience a plus

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background investigation and be able to obtain a U.S. Government Security Clearance.
  • Ability to travel if required.

How to Apply

We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material. Please apply online at: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=17291502

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/Male/Female/Disability/Veteran Employer


Network and Computer Systems Administrator - Clearfield, UT (Full-Time)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The Network and Computer Systems Administrator positions at ES3 offers an exciting opportunity to master a wide variety of computer, network, and system administration skills. Maintaining the ES3 Support Help Desk allows for skill development in Windows domain administration, Unix/Linux server administration, Windows and Mac operating systems, Cisco network router and firewall administration, database administration, as well as a wide variety of hardware issue repair and troubleshooting. A qualified applicant will be willing and able to support all aspects of IT at all ES3 locations.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • Demonstrate a minimum of an intermediate skill level administrating, using and supporting the Mac OS X operating system and Apple hardware
  • Demonstrate a basic skill level working administrating Linux OS (particularly Cent OS and Unbuntu)
  • Demonstrate a minimum of an intermediate skill level administrating Windows Servers and Windows desktop OS
  • Demonstrate experience in data network wiring
  • Demonstrate a minimum of an intermediate skill level in DNS, DHCP, Active Directory or LDAP, and file server permissions administration
  • Demonstrate a minimum of an intermediate skill level in network, desktop, and server security
  • Demonstrate a high level of troubleshooting and issue resolution skill set

Education & Experience Required

  • Degree in related discipline a plus
  • 3+ years of current experience in related discipline
  • A+ Certification a plus
  • MCSE certification a plus

Other Things That Will Help You Succeed in This Position

  • You are a self starter, self motivator, task oriented, responsive, and customer service oriented person who exudes a positive and helpful attitude at all times.
  • You have the flexibility to be on-call for after-hours support, accessible via text, email, and phone, based on shared on-call schedule.
  • Living in close proximity to either of the Utah locations is a plus.
  • You have the flexibility for minimum to moderate travel (roughly 2-3 days of travel per month).

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen
  • As a condition of employment, candidates may be required to participate in a background investigation and be able to obtain a U.S. Government Security Clearance. This will include an in-depth criminal and financial background investigation.

How to Apply

To be considered for this position, qualified candidates may apply at: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=17887262

We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material.

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/Male/Female/Disability/Veteran Employer

Open: 06/30/2015

Close: Until Filled


Aircraft Technician/Machinist - Warner Robins, GA (Full-Time)

General Summary

Under supervision of Southeast Operations Director, responsible for day-to-day operational project activities and maintenance technician tasks for Georgia Technical Operations Center (GTOC). Responsible for on-time delivery to customers executing production schedules as well as communicating with operators, management and engineering. Perform specialized Technician duties to include hands on aircraft maintenance and operating machinery. Work with Engineering and Technicians to identify and establish process improvements, cost reductions, time standards, technical manuals and repair and overhaul of aircraft and their components. The position will require the set up and operation of Lathe, Mill, Grinder, and/or other NC/CNC machines to perform and produce precision metal parts and materials such as cutting, drilling, milling, boring, grinding as specified by Job Traveler, blueprints, drawing, templates or layout. The successful candidate will be proficient at GD&T, capable of thriving in an ISO environment, be responsible and professional.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Fabricate parts and accomplish repair and overhaul (airframe and powerplant disciplines) aircraft technician and machinist activities related to U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy aircraft, including vertical lift aircraft. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Must be familiar with military and/or commercial aircraft technical manuals, technical orders, modification work orders and blue prints.
  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, schematics and rudimentary drawings.
  • Reviews engineering drawings, illustrations, and written/verbal correspondence to plan the fabrication sequence to fabricate parts to specifications in a timely manner.
  • Must be able to hold close tolerances, including set up of tooling and materials.
  • Must be able to operate NC and CNC mills, Lathes, and Grinders including set up and selection of tooling and materials.
  • Must be able to program CNC lathes / mills / Grinders including set up and selection of tooling and materials.
  • Coordinates with project engineer personnel throughout the project, and provide technical assistance to project engineers, contractors and factory representatives.
  • Must use tools and equipment associated with a sheet metal and fabrication shop, such as protractors, calipers, pitch gauges, crimping tools/machines, forming machines, power shear and brake, heli-arc welding machines, saws and drilling presses, etc.
  • Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices
  • Must be able to apply knowledge of ISO 9001/AS9100C Quality systems

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills and be able to interact with customer levels and all management levels.
  • Must be a self-starter, detail oriented, possess excellent organizational skills, and be able to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Experience with CAM software such as MasterCam
  • Experience with Microsoft Office: Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Word. Outlook and Project strongly preferred.

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Associates Degree and/or 2 years Technical/Trade school training or equivalent.
  • 2+ years of experience in Machining and Part Fabrication.
  • Electroplating experience is a plus.
  • Non Destructive Testing (MPI, FPI, etc.) level 2 or 3 certification is a plus.
  • A&P license is a plus.
  • Ability to perform sheet metal repairs to a variety of aircraft, possess an in-depth knowledge of sheet metal materials and repair techniques is a plus.
  • SGML and/or XML authoring is a plus.

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background investigation and be able to obtain a U.S. Government Security Clearance.
  • Active DoD security clearance is a plus.
  • Ability to travel if required.

How to Apply

We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material. Please apply online at: https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=17330082

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/Male/Female/Disability/Veteran Employer.


Welder - Clearfield, UT (Full-Time)

General Summary

ES3 is seeking a Welder to perform fitting, cutting, welding, and soldering metal components made from various alloys such as; aluminum, carbon steel, stainless steel, nickel and lead. Fabricates or repairs products according to layouts, blueprints, or work orders.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Read blueprints and work with tight tolerances, complicated setups, and materials such as non-ferrous, nickel, and lead.
  • Read and understand mechanical drawings with standard tolerance designations.
  • Fabricate, weld and manufacture conformal anode fixtures for use in plating operations.
  • Cut, position, and clamp together components of fabricated metal products preparatory to welding.
  • Position pieces to be welded into jigs, holding fixtures, guides, and steps using measuring instruments and hand tools.
  • Work from blueprints, engineering sketches, charts or work orders.
  • Lay out and mark points on parts or subassemblies using rule, square, scribe or templates, and calipers.
  • Weld metal parts together, using both gas welding, brazing, soldering and any combination of MIG and TIG processes.
  • Perform related tasks such as oxy-acetylene or plasma cutting, grinding, and soldering.
  • Inspect completed work for conformance to specifications using micrometers or calipers.
  • Perform all work in accordance with established safety procedures.
  • Work overtime as needed to meet production demands.
  • May be trained to do prototype plating on landing gear parts as required.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience Required

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Completion of a Trade School, Apprenticeship program, Military School, or On the Job Training Program in Fabrication and/or Welding.
  • 3-7 years of related experience, Aerospace Industry a plus.
  • Experience and strong ability in reading blueprints and working with tight tolerances, complicated setups, and materials such as non-ferrous, nickel, and lead.
  • Thorough and demonstrated experience/understanding of design and dimensional characteristics.
  • Demonstrated experience performing intricate detailed work and the use of odd materials.
  • Must be able to read and understand mechanical drawings with standard tolerance designations.
  • Experience and thorough knowledge of all materials used in repair of Aircraft and their components a plus.
  • Able to read weld/assembly blueprints with an understanding of geometric dimensioning and tolerance callouts.
  • Knowledge of sheet metal pattern layout, geometry, and other necessary mathematics.
  • Knowledge and workability, content and chemical properties of ferrous and non-ferrous materials.
  • Able to weld ferrous and non ferrous materials, corrosion resistant steels, copper, monel, lead, brass or their alloys, in various sizes and shapes in overhaul, modification, repair and fabrication.
  • Machining experience a plus.
  • Weld all assemblies into completed components using correct welding processes.
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, adhere to written procedures and experience with ISO/AS9100C requirements, standards, and compliance issues.
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and communication skills to effectively interface with all levels of staff, customers, and government representatives.
  • Strong attention to detail.

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background investigation and be able to obtain a U.S. Government Security Clearance.
  • Ability to travel if required.

How to Apply
To be considered for this position, qualified candidates can submit resume with contact information to apply@es3inc.com. We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material. Please reference Welder - Utah in the subject line.

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/Male/Female/Disability/Veteran Employer


Project Engineer - Clearfield, UT (Full-Time)

General Summary

Responsible for performing a variety of mechanical engineering functions to include, but not limited to, classical stress analysis, finite element analysis, modeling, aircraft system level requirements analysis, and fatigue analysis on a variety of military platforms. This position also requires the candidate to be able to read and produce detailed drawings for component and system level designs. This is a multi-faceted position that requires a variety of engineering skills. Applicant must be a good problem solver, be self-motivated and work well in a team-oriented environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Test fixture design
  • Familiar with vacuum system design and components
  • Machine design and control system integration
  • Conduct trade studies
  • Determine interface requirements, find replacement components, design modifications to enable new components to interface with existing systems
  • FEA/FEM capability
  • Adept report writing skills

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Pro/Engineer, SolidWorks, MathCad
  • 3D modeling
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Classical Stress Analysis
  • System level integration
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Problem solving skills
  • Technical writing

Education and Experience Required

  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering
  • 0-5 years experience in Aerospace or related field

Other Things That Will Help You Succeed in This Position

  • You have excellent communication skills
  • You have the aptitude to learn new technology
  • You always have a positive, pleasant, and professional attitude with all levels of staff, customers, and government representatives
  • You work effectively and are a team player
  • You meet company goals and deadlines in a timely and efficient manner
  • You take initiative and are pro-active
  • You have a strong work ethic and high integrity
  • You are dependable and reliable
  • You are flexible and open to changing priorities

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen
  • As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background investigation and be able to obtain a U.S. Government Security Clearance

How to Apply

To be considered for this position, qualified candidates can submit resume with contact information to apply@es3inc.com. We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material. Please reference UT Project Engineer in the subject line.

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/Male/Female/Disability/Veteran Employer

Open: 02/04/2015

Close: Until Filled


Thermal Spray Technician

General Summary

Responsible for performing Plasma and HVOF (High Velocity Oxygen Fuel) thermal spray coating operations and other work as assigned by the Spray Lead or Operations Manager in a timely manner. Will work in an ISO/AS9100 environment and follow shop work instructions, process specifications, and work within local, state and federal environmental, health and safety programs to ensure employee safety.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Review job folder to verify areas to be masked, cleaned and coated. Confirm all requirements prior to start of work
  • Perform Plasma and HVOF thermal spray coating application per work instructions
  • Record all applicable data per work instructions
  • Ask Spray Lead if unsure of work assignments
  • Report damaged parts to Spray Lead or Supervisor
  • Report parts of poor quality to the Spray Lead or Supervisor
  • Obtain the materials necessary to perform job - from the Spray Lead if necessary
  • Appropriate and accurate recording of materials used per job
  • Appropriate use and maintenance of mask materials
  • Keep the work area neat and orderly at all times
  • Return any supplies not used to appropriate area
  • Report to the Spray Lead or Supervisor when work assignment is completed
  • Assist in post process/receiving or anywhere else directed by Spray Lead or General Manager
  • Provide general part degreasing, masking and grit blasting
  • Work with Quality Management on manufacturing issues, inspection criteria, audits and resolution of findings
  • Maintain strict document control standards and quality policy compliance
  • Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices
  • Must be able to apply knowledge and appreciation of ISO/AS9100 Quality systems
  • Perform other duties as requested

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Demonstrated skill set to match functions listed under "What You Will Be Doing on the Job"
  • Knowledge of ISO/AS9100 Quality Systems preferred
  • Follow detailed work instructions
  • Knowledge of blueprint reading
  • Be detail oriented
  • Be a self-starter, responsible for own activities and a team contributor

Education and Experience Required

  • High School Diploma
  • 5+ years of Thermal Spray experience in HVOF, Plasma, Combustion Powder or Wire, and Wire Arc.
  • Thermal Spray experience in HVOF a plus
  • Experience in surface preparation including cleaning, masking and grit blasting a plus
  • Experience in Aerospace/Military industry a plus
  • A desire and aptitude for learning how to program Robots and operating a variety of sophisticated equipment
Other Things That Will Help You Succeed at This Job

  • You have excellent communication skills
  • You have the aptitude to learn new technology
  • You always have a professional attitude and pleasant demeanor with all levels of staff, customers, and government representatives
  • You work effectively in a team
  • You meet company goals and deadlines in a timely and efficient manner
  • You take initiative and are pro-active
  • You have a strong work ethic and high integrity
  • You are dependable and reliable
  • You are flexible and open to changing priorities

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen
  • As a condition of employment, candidates will be required to participate in a background investigation and be able to obtain a U.S. Government Security Clearance

How to Apply

To be considered for this position, qualified candidates can submit resume with contact information to apply@es3inc.com. We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material. Please reference Thermal Spray in the subject line.

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/Male/Female/Disability/Veteran Employer


Aircraft Maintenance - Clearfield, UT (Full-Time)

ES3 is looking for Mechanics experienced in Aircraft Structural Repairs. Our initial focus will be on F-16 Aircraft Repair and F-16 Wing Overhaul. We will perform Wing Overhaul work in our Clearfield, Utah facility. We also anticipate sending field teams world-wide to work on Aircraft. The Mechanics could be dedicated to the In-House Overhaul or the Field Team Work or a combination of both. Mechanics that choose to only perform Field Team Work would be able to travel from wherever they currently reside to the work site.

ES3 is not currently hiring Mechanics at this time. We are only trying to locate a pool of potential applicants. When and if we decide to hire Mechanics, those that respond to this request will be notified with information on how to apply for the position. Open positions will be posted on our company website: http://www.es3inc.com > Company > Employment Opportunities.

Interested individuals should respond by providing the information requested below to the following email addresses:
apply@es3inc.com

Please provide the following information:
  • Name and contact information.
  • Years of aircraft experience.
  • What aircraft have you worked on?
  • What type of work did you perform?
  • Where did you obtain the experience (Air Force, Navy, commercial etc)?
  • When was the last time you worked on aircraft?
  • Which type of work are you interested in? In-house repair, field team, or both?
  • Please provide any other information you think would be of interest to ES3.


ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/M/F/Disability/Veteran Employer.

As an equal opportunity employer, ES3 is committed to a diverse workforce. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ES3's career website as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by contacting:

ES3HR
apply@es3inc.com