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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. Should you be unable to utilize our online applicant tracking system, ES3 ensures that you will be provided reasonable accommodations to make application in a suitable manner. We at ES3 greatly appreciate applicants who submit well-written, comprehensive, and well-formatted material. ES3 is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer.


Aircraft Technician: Machinist/Fabrication Specialist (2 Positions) - 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.  Cross-functional skills of sheet metal fabrication skills, welding and aircraft painting will make this a highly valued candidate.   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 Required

  • 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 Required

  • 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
  • Fabricate, weld and manufacture conformal anode fixtures for use in plating operations.
  • 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
  • Weld metal parts together, using both gas welding, brazing, soldering and any combination of MIG and TIG processes .  
  • Ability to visually inspect surfaces to be painted to ensure all residues and surfaces are prepared for painting or application of material coatings.
  • Experience preparing aircraft structures for painting by use of appropriate masking, stripping, washing techniques.
  • 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
  • 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=19140362

 

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



Jr. Buyer (Full-Time) - San Diego, CA (Full-Time)


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 Jr. Buyer.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Draft Purchase Requests, Purchase Orders, Change Orders
  • Send purchase order copies to suppliers and to departments originating requests
  • May assist in comparing prices, specifications, and delivery dates in order to determine the best bid among potential suppliers
  • Obtain and maintain appropriate paperwork for procurement files
  • Ability to conduct market research on alternative engineering products and procurement sources
  • Respond to customer and supplier inquiries about order status, changes, or cancellations
  • Contact suppliers in order to schedule or expedite deliveries and to resolve shortages, missed or late deliveries, and other problems
  • Prepare, maintain, and review purchasing files and reports
  • Appropriately differentiate purchase costs as direct, indirect, overhead or unallowable 
  • Track the status of requisitions, purchase orders and change orders in ERP System
  • Make and arrange payment, credit and delivery information for ES3 orders via credit card, check request or other designated form of payment.
  • Communicate with engineers, administrators and accounting staff 
  • Answer incoming phone calls and direct callers to appropriate staff members as needed
  • Sign for front office packages, make inter-office office supply orders, sort and distribute mail to received shipments
  • Coordinate pick-up and delivery of express mail services (Regular Mail, FedEx, UPS)
  • Ability to travel if required
  • Other duties upon request

Knowledge Skills and Abilities Required

  • Ability to assess customer and staff needs and meeting quality standards for satisfaction 
  • Ability to talk to others to convey information effectively  and professionally both in writing and speech
  • Knowledge and ability to use basic mathematics and statistics 
  • Knowledge, skill and ability in using Microsoft Office Professional 7
  • Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word and spreadsheet processing, managing files and records, and other office procedures
  • Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems with the end means of providing customer or staff satisfaction
  • Must be self-motivated and have ability to follow directions without constant supervision
  • Must have a strong work ethic and high integrity
  • Must have professional attitude and demeanor
  • Must be efficient, dependable and reliable to complete projects in assigned timeframe to meet business operation goals and in turn meeting customer needs 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Preferred

  • Knowledge, skill and ability in using Quickbooks Pro 
  • Familiarity of basic commercial acquisition terms and conditions and INCOTERMS
  • Knowledge of government contractor competition requirements as per Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)
  • Knowledge and ability to help with keeping records as per Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) Contractor Purchasing System Review (CPSR) guidelines

Education and Experience Required

  • Associates Degree in Business Administration or related field 
  • 1 year related experience in a business environment 
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Professional 7, particularly with Word and Excel data entry and formulas

Supervisory Duties

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


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 Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen.

Please visit our website at www.es3inc.com  to learn more about us.


How to Apply

To be considered for this position, qualified candidates are to apply at:  https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=19108802

Open: 04/07/2016

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/M/F/D/V Employer



Aircraft Structural Repair & Overhaul Engineer (Entry Level) - Warner Robins, GA (Full-Time)

General Summary

Responsible for performing aircraft structural engineering analysis related to repair and overhaul of large military aircraft. Will use technical expertise to develop innovative solutions to difficult technical situations.  Must be able to initiate repair design plans and meet goals through analysis and testing to ensure structural integrity requirements are in compliance.  Provide professional engineering support to accomplish projects of a major degree of difficulty and scope with recurring unusual and complex features such as structural and failure analysis; modification, redesign, prototyping and testing; preparation of specifications, conducting engineering analysis of production and specialized assignments. Formulates mathematical model of stress problem or devises other methods of computer analysis or simulation to assist in stress analysis and develop associated technical data. Conduct basic and applied research to evaluate adaptability of materials and equipment to aircraft design, repair and overhaul.  Consults with design and maintenance personnel regarding results of analyses.  Will provide appropriate analysis and repair overhaul instructions, and reports both technically written and presented to management, customers and provide responses to questions and inquiries.  Will execute review of detailed manufacturing specifications, plans, drawings and technical plans.  Will work in a team environment and must have excellent communication skills.  Must be able to interact with; engineers, mechanics, inspectors, scheduling/planners, subcontractors, team members, managers and customers in a collaborative manner.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Structural repair analysis
  • Corrosion analysis
  • Design Engineering (FEA, Fatigue)
  • Engineering Drawings (AutoCAD)
  • Solid Modeling (SolidWorks, ProE, and/or CATIA)
  • Technical Data Publication and Review
  • Perform other duties as requested 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Model, design, test and evaluate components for structural repair and airworthiness
  • Fatigue analysis and reporting
  • Computer Aided Drafting / Solid Modeling 
  • Technical Writing, SGML and/or XML authoring a plus
  • Aircraft (OEM) Structural Liaison Engineering Repair course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Corrosion related course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Damage Tolerance courses is a plus

Education and Experience Required

  • Bachelor's Degree (Aerospace, Aeronautical, , Mechanical, Industrial or Materials Engineering) from an ABET accredited university or college. Masters Degree is a plus.
  • 1-5  years of related experience (C-5 Aircraft preferred)
  • Large military aircraft experience (C-130, Cargo, C-17, C-141 or other commercial Aviation structures and airframes) strongly desired.
  • Aircraft (OEM) Structural Liaison Engineering Repair course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Corrosion related course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Damage Tolerance courses 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.
  • Willing to work day, evening, and / or midnight shifts.

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=19105922

 

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, Health Savings 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



Aircraft Structural Repair & Overhaul Engineer (Principal Engineer) - Warner Robins, GA (Full-Time)

General Summary

Responsible for performing aircraft structural engineering analysis related to repair and overhaul of large military aircraft. Will use technical expertise to develop innovative solutions to difficult technical situations.  Must be able to initiate repair design plans and meet goals through analysis and testing to ensure structural integrity requirements are in compliance.  Provide professional engineering support to accomplish projects of a major degree of difficulty and scope with recurring unusual and complex features such as structural and failure analysis; modification, redesign, prototyping and testing; preparation of specifications, conducting engineering analysis of production and specialized assignments. Formulates mathematical model of stress problem or devises other methods of computer analysis or simulation to assist in stress analysis and develop associated technical data. Conduct basic and applied research to evaluate adaptability of materials and equipment to aircraft design, repair and overhaul.  Consults with design and maintenance personnel regarding results of analyses.  Will provide appropriate analysis and repair overhaul instructions, and reports both technically written and presented to management, customers and provide responses to questions and inquiries.  Will execute review of detailed manufacturing specifications, plans, drawings and technical plans.  Will work in a team environment and must have excellent communication skills.  Must be able to interact with; engineers, mechanics, inspectors, scheduling/planners, subcontractors, team members, managers and customers in a collaborative manner.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Structural repair analysis
  • Corrosion analysis
  • Design Engineering (FEA, Fatigue)
  • Engineering Drawings (AutoCAD)
  • Solid Modeling (SolidWorks, ProE, and/or CATIA)
  • Technical Data Publication and Review
  • Perform other duties as requested 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Model, design, test and evaluate components for structural repair and airworthiness
  • Fatigue analysis and reporting
  • Computer Aided Drafting / Solid Modeling 
  • Technical Writing, SGML and/or XML authoring a plus
  • Aircraft (OEM) Structural Liaison Engineering Repair course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Corrosion related course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Damage Tolerance courses is a plus

Education and Experience Required

  • Bachelor's Degree (Aerospace, Aeronautical, , Mechanical, Industrial or Materials Engineering) from an ABET accredited university or college. Masters Degree is a plus.
  • 15+  years of related experience (C-5 Aircraft preferred)
  • Large military aircraft experience (C-130, Cargo, C-17, C-141 or other commercial Aviation structures and airframes) strongly desired.
  • Aircraft (OEM) Structural Liaison Engineering Repair course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Corrosion related course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Damage Tolerance courses 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.
  • Willing to work day, evening, and / or midnight shifts.

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=19105982

 

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, Health Savings 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



Aircraft Structural Repair & Overhaul Engineer (Senior Level Engineer) - Warner Robins, GA (Full-Time)

General Summary

Responsible for performing aircraft structural engineering analysis related to repair and overhaul of large military aircraft. Will use technical expertise to develop innovative solutions to difficult technical situations.  Must be able to initiate repair design plans and meet goals through analysis and testing to ensure structural integrity requirements are in compliance.  Provide professional engineering support to accomplish projects of a major degree of difficulty and scope with recurring unusual and complex features such as structural and failure analysis; modification, redesign, prototyping and testing; preparation of specifications, conducting engineering analysis of production and specialized assignments. Formulates mathematical model of stress problem or devises other methods of computer analysis or simulation to assist in stress analysis and develop associated technical data. Conduct basic and applied research to evaluate adaptability of materials and equipment to aircraft design, repair and overhaul.  Consults with design and maintenance personnel regarding results of analyses.  Will provide appropriate analysis and repair overhaul instructions, and reports both technically written and presented to management, customers and provide responses to questions and inquiries.  Will execute review of detailed manufacturing specifications, plans, drawings and technical plans.  Will work in a team environment and must have excellent communication skills.  Must be able to interact with; engineers, mechanics, inspectors, scheduling/planners, subcontractors, team members, managers and customers in a collaborative manner.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Structural repair analysis
  • Corrosion analysis
  • Design Engineering (FEA, Fatigue)
  • Engineering Drawings (AutoCAD)
  • Solid Modeling (SolidWorks, ProE, and/or CATIA)
  • Technical Data Publication and Review
  • Perform other duties as requested 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Model, design, test and evaluate components for structural repair and airworthiness
  • Fatigue analysis and reporting
  • Computer Aided Drafting / Solid Modeling 
  • Technical Writing, SGML and/or XML authoring a plus
  • Aircraft (OEM) Structural Liaison Engineering Repair course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Corrosion related course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Damage Tolerance courses is a plus

Education and Experience Required

  • Bachelor's Degree (Aerospace, Aeronautical, , Mechanical, Industrial or Materials Engineering) from an ABET accredited university or college. Masters Degree is a plus.
  • 6-13 years of related experience (C-5 Aircraft preferred)
  • Large military aircraft experience (C-130, Cargo, C-17, C-141 or other commercial Aviation structures and airframes) strongly desired.
  • Aircraft (OEM) Structural Liaison Engineering Repair course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Corrosion related course completion is a plus
  • Aircraft Damage Tolerance courses 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.
  • Willing to work day, evening, and / or midnight shifts.

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=19105912

 

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, Health Savings 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



Tooling & Fixture Design Engineer (Senior Level) - Warner Robins, GA (Full-Time)

General Summary

The Tooling Design Engineer is responsible for creating and improving tooling and fixtures to be used in both aircraft repair and overhaul production tasks.  This engineer will largely facilitate engineering directives for related sheet metal, composite and machine fabrication to accept those tools. This is a great opportunity to work in a cross functional engineering environment while collaborating with structural repair & overhaul, quality and production engineers and maintenance personnel to meet project goals and directives. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design tooling and fixtures, special machinery and/or equipment required for repair and overhaul production purposes of large military aircraft.
  • Design, install, qualify and troubleshoot production machinery and test equipment
  • Write machine specifications for the procurement of production machinery and test equipment
  • Work with standard principles of tool, jig and fixture designs and automation processes for various machine tool production operations. 
  • Prepare workable drawings or sketches.  Provide technical advice and assistance to aircraft mechanics, welders, painters.
  • Collaborate with structural repair and overhaul engineers to achieve desired production goals.
  • Interact with the operational workforce as well as other engineers, manufacturing and management personnel
  • Read and interpret drawing, specifications, and contractual requirements of production systems and fabricated items
  • Support multiple programs and manage priorities

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Highly advance level use of SolidWorks for solid modeling concept and design
  • Technical Writing, SGML and/or XML authoring a plus
  • Mechanical Testing a plus
  • Material, Analysis a plus
  • CNC Programming and machining experience is a plus
  • Investigate production facility problems requiring engineering advice and assistance.
  • Develop protocols and plans to commence necessary corrective solutions.  
  • Make recommendations for tooling and fixture design changes.
  • Maintain files and records of  tool drawings, and for machines and produce technical information and related data.
  • Experience with sheet metal fabrication equipment is a plus. 
  • Demonstrated advanced computer skills (word processing, graphics, spreadsheet, etc.)
  • Demonstrated proficiency in project management and timely execution of workload and projects.
  • Team orientated with the ability to influence others.

Education and Experience Required

  • Bachelors Degree (Aerospace, Aeronautical, , Mechanical Engineering) from an ABET accredited university or college. Masters Degree is a plus.
  • 6+ years of actual tooling and fixture design experience with aircraft components (C-5 Aircraft preferred)
  • Large military aircraft experience (C-130, Cargo, C-17, C-141 or other commercial Aviation structures and airframes) strongly desired.

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=19105912

 

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



Tooling & Fixture Design Engineer (Entry Level) - Warner Robins, GA (Full-Time)

General Summary

The Tooling Design Engineer is responsible for creating and improving tooling and fixtures to be used in both aircraft repair and overhaul production tasks.  This engineer will largely facilitate engineering directives for related sheet metal, composite and machine fabrication to accept those tools. This is a great opportunity to work in a cross functional engineering environment while collaborating with structural repair & overhaul, quality and production engineers and maintenance personnel to meet project goals and directives. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design tooling and fixtures, special machinery and/or equipment required for repair and overhaul production purposes of large military aircraft.
  • Design, install, qualify and troubleshoot production machinery and test equipment
  • Write machine specifications for the procurement of production machinery and test equipment
  • Work with standard principles of tool, jig and fixture designs and automation processes for various machine tool production operations. 
  • Prepare workable drawings or sketches.  Provide technical advice and assistance to aircraft mechanics, welders, painters.
  • Collaborate with structural repair and overhaul engineers to achieve desired production goals.
  • Interact with the operational workforce as well as other engineers, manufacturing and management personnel
  • Read and interpret drawing, specifications, and contractual requirements of production systems and fabricated items
  • Support multiple programs and manage priorities

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Highly advance level use of SolidWorks for solid modeling concept and design
  • Technical Writing, SGML and/or XML authoring a plus
  • Mechanical Testing a plus
  • Material, Analysis a plus
  • CNC Programming and machining experience is a plus
  • Investigate production facility problems requiring engineering advice and assistance.
  • Develop protocols and plans to commence necessary corrective solutions.  
  • Make recommendations for tooling and fixture design changes.
  • Maintain files and records of  tool drawings, and for machines and produce technical information and related data.
  • Experience with sheet metal fabrication equipment is a plus. 
  • Demonstrated advanced computer skills (word processing, graphics, spreadsheet, etc.)
  • Demonstrated proficiency in project management and timely execution of workload and projects.
  • Team orientated with the ability to influence others.

Education and Experience Required

  • Bachelor's Degree (Aerospace, Aeronautical, , Mechanical Engineering) from an ABET accredited university or college. Masters Degree is a plus.
  • 1-5 years of actual tooling and fixture design experience with aircraft components (C-5 Aircraft preferred)
  • Large military aircraft experience (C-130, Cargo, C-17, C-141 or other commercial Aviation structures and airframes) strongly desired.

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=19105902

 

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



Sheet Metal Mechanic - Warner Robins, GA (Full-Time)


ES3 is seeking an entry level, intermediate skilled and senior level Sheet Metal Mechanics to perform assessment, fabrication, layout, and installation of various metal surfaces to aircraft structures.  Responsible for selecting types of sheet metal or nonmetallic materials for appropriate use in large military aircraft overhaul assignments.  Must utilize best practices and demonstrate ability to complete tasks according to layouts, blueprints, or technical manuals and work orders. 


Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assess and remove damaged aircraft structural components.
  • Troubleshoot aircraft structural repair situations
  • Remove damaged aircraft structural components and prepare structures for reinstallation.  
  • Measure, mark, drill, fasten and fabricate designated components for repair and fabrication.  
  • Plan and install sheet metal with supportive framework as designated through blueprints, technical manuals and work orders indicate.  
  • Facilitate both computerized and non-computerized equipment to make custom pieces or components according to specification.
  • Must be able to assess or make appropriate staff aware of equipment readiness, including set up and operation of special tooling and machines. 
  • Must be able to read and understand mechanical drawings with standard tolerance designations.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Supervisory functions of entry and intermediate level sheet metal mechanics
  • Ability to take instruction and guidance 
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Education, Skills and Experience Required

  • High School Diploma or GED.  Emphasis in Algebra, geometry, physics, mechanical drawing or general shop
  • Completion of a Trade School, Apprenticeship program, Military School, or On the Job Training Program in metal working and/or Fabrication 
  • 1 to 12+ years of related experience, Aerospace Industry  preferred 
  • Experience and thorough knowledge of all materials used in repair of Aircraft and their components a plus.
  • Experience with C-5 Aircraft preferred
  • Able to read weld/assembly blueprints with an understanding of geometric dimensioning and tolerance callouts.
  • Knowledge of sheet metal tooling, equipment, materials and processes.  Within an aviation environment is required.  
  • Must have flexibility to work any and all assigned shifts, including nights and weekends as needed.  
  • Ability to perform moderately strenuous physical tasks which include bending, stooping, kneeling and working overhead for consistent periods of time.
  • 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 9001/AS9100 Quality systems
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and communication skills to effectively interface with all levels of staff, customers, and government representatives.
  • Excel in a team environment with high motivation for excellence.
  • 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. 
  • Local and in-state applicants only accepted at this time. Re-location assistance is not available. 
  • Ability to travel if required.

How to Apply

To be considered for this position, qualified candidates can submit resume with contact information to:  https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=19105892

 

ES3 is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer



Welder - Warner Robins, GA (Full-Time)


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.  This position will support efforts for C-5 overhaul repairs and other miscellaneous project support such as confirming anodes.  This position requires ability to work day/evening/midnight shifts.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • 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. 
  • Must be able to read and understand mechanical drawings with standard tolerance designations.
  • 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 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.
  • Excels in a team environment.
  • High motivation for excellence.
  • 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. 
  • Local and in-state applicants only accepted at this time. Re-location assistance is not available. 
  • Ability to travel if required.

How to Apply

To be considered for this position, qualified candidates can submit resume to:  https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=19105882

 

ES3 is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer



Administrative Assistant - Warner Robins, GA (Full-Time)

Company Overview

ES3 is a high-end Engineering and maintenance firm specializing in advanced material coatings for aerospace components; structural engineering and re-engineering and repair/overhaul of aircraft components, systems, and subsystems; and advanced computational methods for structural dynamic analysis. We are also involved with the development of environmentally friendly material processes. Our corporate office is located in San Diego, California. Our Engineering offices are located in Clearfield, Utah and Warner Robins, Georgia.  ES3 has an immediate opening in their Warner Robins, GA location for a Full-Time Administrative Assistant (40 hours per week) 2nd Shift.      


General Summary

Provide administrative support to a department and/or Managers. Duties include receptionist, clerical, and project based work.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Greet guests in a professional and friendly manner
  • Answer incoming phone calls and direct callers to appropriate personnel
  • Prepare memoranda, correspondence, reports, purchase orders requests
  • Research information as directed or determined
  • Sign for front office packages and sort and distribute mail and received shipments
  • Coordinate the pick-up and delivery of express mail services (FedEx, UPS, etc)
  • Maintain office calendar and office & break room supplies
  • Assist in planning and coordinating company events to include accommodation and entertainment arrangements 
  • Coordinate travel arrangements
  • Prepare reimbursement requests to include: cash, business meal, and travel expense 
  • Prepare and submit purchase requests
  • Responsible for monitoring office re-current safety and training records
  • Responsible for office filing and storage duties
  • Provide Human Resources support by orienting new employees, assembling and distributing new hire packets and distributing/collecting required HR forms
  • Must be flexible to work extra hours if needed without advanced notice 

Perform other related duties as required and assigned


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities We Would Like You to Have

  • Demonstrated experience and skill set to match functions listed under Essential Job Duties section
  • Basic reading, writing, and arithmetic skills required
  • Must have knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet Explorer, and Search Engines
  • Must have knowledge of office administrative procedures and knowledge use in  the operation of standard office equipment
  • High level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations 
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills to include verbal and writing

Education & Experience We Would Like You To Have

  • A High School Diploma or GED required
  • 2-3 years of related Administrative Assistant experience 

Other Things That Will Help You Succeed at This Job

  • You always have a professional attitude and pleasant demeanor with all levels of staff
  • 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
  • You are dependable and reliable
  • You are flexible and open to changing priorities

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must show proof of eligibility to legally work in the U.S.  
  • Military applicants receive priority where she/he meets qualifications 
  • Local Houston County resident applicants only accepted at this time 

How to Apply

To be considered for this position, qualified candidates can submit resume with contact information to:  https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=19105872

 

ES3 is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer



Administrative Support Clerk - Temp to Hire


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 San Diego, CA location for an Administrative Support Clerk (Temp to Hire).


General Summary

The Administrative Support Clerk position will support multiple departments in the day-to-day operations of business. The individual will work under the direction of the Accounting Manager in aiding departments such as: Administration, Purchasing, Accounting and Human Resources.  


Essential Job Functions

Administration:

  • Greet guests in a professional and friendly manner
  • Answer incoming phone calls and direct callers to appropriate person
  • Sign for front office packages and sort and distribute mail to received shipments
  • Coordinate the pick-up and delivery of mail services (Regular Mail, FedEx, UPS, etc)
  • Research information and perform other ad hoc assignments as requested in support of other departments

 

Purchasing:

  • Provide back up support in creating Receiving Reports, upload to Purchasing Database
  • Prepare, maintain, and review purchasing files, reports, and price lists
  • Assist in tracking the status of requisitions, contracts, and orders
  • Respond to customer and supplier inquiries about order status, changes, or cancellations as needed
  • Assist in contacting suppliers to facilitate delivery guidelines and/or schedule or expedited deliveries
  • Assist to resolve shortages, missed or late deliveries, and/or other order related follow up
  • Generating Quickbooks Reports to determine open Purchase Order status
  • Manual and electronic filing of closed Purchase Orders and supporting documents

 

Accounting:

  • Perform Quickbooks report searches to arrange and assess sales tax paid for monthly and quarterly filing reports by state
  • Utilizing Quickbooks reports to assess open invoices, check and credit card payment status to vendors
  • Provide Accounts Payable support for post check run activities that may include copying, sorting, mailing and filing of vendor payments and reimbursements
  • Scanning cash reimbursement documents for electronic archival
  • Assist in maintaining manual and electronic accounting files for audit readiness

 

Human Resources:

  • Research regulatory compliance for CA, UT and GA on a federal, state, and federal contractor level
  • Respond to staff inquiries by providing general information such as benefit summary information, benefit rates, and eligibility requirements
  • Create, compile and prepare reports and documents pertaining to personnel
  • Arrange for advertising or posting of job vacancies in all ES3 locations
  • Assist in recruiting process such as scheduling interviews
  • Recordkeeping/filing
  • Prepare new hire packets 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Knowledge of PC operating system and products
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Professional 7
  • Knowledge of Quickbooks Pro preferred
  • Knowledge of Business Google Apps preferred
  • Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word and spreadsheet processing, managing files and records, and other office procedures
  • Ability to assess customer and staff needs and meeting quality standards for satisfaction 
  • Ability to talk to others to convey information effectively
  • Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems with the end means of providing customer or staff satisfaction
  • Ability to communicate effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience
  • Must be self-motivated and have ability to follow directions without constant supervision
  • Must have a strong work ethic and high integrity with confidential HR and Accounting information
  • Must have professional attitude and demeanor
  • Must be efficient, dependable and reliable to complete projects in assigned timeframe 
  • Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language, including meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition and grammar
  • Knowledge of basic arithmetic and statistics 
  • Knowledge of and usage of common workplace electronic equipment, computer hardware, and software 

Education & Experience Required

  • High School Diploma
  • Completion of 1-2 years of college level general education courses preferred
  • 3+ months experience in combined areas of Administrative, Purchasing, Human Resources and Accounting.  Purchasing and Accounting a plus.  
  • Experience and recent usage of Business Google Apps 
  • Experience and recent usage of PC operating system and products 
  • Experience and recent usage in Microsoft Office-Professional 7, particularly with Word and Excel
  • Experience and recent usage of spreadsheet processing a plus

How to Apply

To be considered for this position, qualified candidates can submit resume with contact information to https://home2.eease.adp.com/recruit/?id=19070402.  Please visit our website to learn more about us! www.es3inc.com.

 

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



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


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. 


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
  • CNC Programming and machining experience is a plus
  • Robot Programming a plus
  • Avionics Experience a plus

Education and Experience Required

  • Bachelors Degree (Aerospace, Aeronautical, Chemical, Electrical, Environmental, Mechanical, Industrial 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 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, Health Savings 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



Senior Financial Analyst - San Diego, CA (Full-Time)


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 procedurecompliance, 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 Controller as organizational demands dictate.  
  • Manage project control reporting activities by preparing and analyzing ETC's/EAC's and provide monthly reporting to Corporate and Senior Management. 
  • Prepare and maintain weekly cash flow forecast for Corporate Management.
  • Provide detailed support and analysis of corporate revenue forecast for Corporate Management.
  • Assist in the preparation of the Incurred Cost Proposal (ICE) for management review.
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly indirect rate calculations.
  • Assist in maintaining, enhancing and/or developing Accounting department policy and procedures.
  • Assist in monthly/year-end close activities.
  • Assist in the oversight of all primary bookkeeping as it pertains to a second corporate entity "ES3 PLG" which includes revenue recognition, progress payment calculations, AR and WAWF entries for shipped goods.
  • Assist in the preparation of 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. 
  • Assign and maintain charge codes in GHG timecard system.
  • 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 and submit annual Government mandated Contractor Manpower Reporting Application (CMRA).
  • Complete  monthly shop allocation and labor accruals.
  • Support Accounts Payable, Purchasing and Ad Hoc reporting on an as needed basis
  • Any other accounting special or assigned projects as needed

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics, minimum of 10 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=19056422

 

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: 01/14/16     Close:  Until Filled



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

General Summary

Under direct supervision of Southeast Operations Director/Aircraft Systems Manager, responsible for day-to-day operational project activities and maintenance technician tasks for Robins Air Force Base. 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, including avionics.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

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

  • Ability to fabricate, assemble, and install prototype equipment on a large variety of aircraft, ranging from single-engine airplanes to complex, multi-engine turbojets, and helicopters.
  • Must be familiar with military technical manuals, technical orders, modification work orders and blue prints.
  • Must have ability to make repair and modifications to existing airframes.
  • Coordinates with project engineer personnel throughout the project, and provide technical assistance to project engineers, contractors and factory representatives.
  • Must perform sheet metal repairs to a variety of aircraft, possess an in-depth knowledge of sheet metal materials and repair techniques.
  • Must use tools and equipment associated with a sheet metal shop, such as protractors, calipers, pitch gauges, crimping tools/machines, forming machines, gas and heli-arc welding machines, lathes, milling machines, saws and drilling presses.
  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, schematics and rudimentary drawings.
  • May be required to accompany aircraft on project flights away from the work site and perform aircraft maintenance at various locations.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Entry level to 20+ years of experience in aircraft repair and overhaul. C-5, C-130, F-15, C-17, UH-1 and HH-60 experience is a plus. Avionics experience is a plus.
  • 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
  • Excellent computer skills using Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Project, Word). SGML and/or XML authoring is a plus.

Education and Experience Required

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Entry level to 20+ years of experience in aircraft repair and overhaul. C-5, C-130, F-15 and HH-60 experience a plus
  • Avionics experience a plus
  • Aircraft composites and metal bond repair experience is a plus.
  • Aircraft prime and paint experience is a plus.
  • CNC mill and lathe machinist and programming experience is a plus.
  • 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

Other Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen and must be eligible to obtain USAF Security Clearance (active DoD security clearance is a plus)

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=18857932

ES3 is an Equal Opportunity/AA/Male/Female/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