The dream of flying has always been a human fascination, evoking emotions and the sense of freedom. Modern business aviation attracts people who share that passion. People from all over the world converge at Jet Aviation, creating a unique cultural mix. They combine their competencies and skills with one common mission: to serve our customers best!
We continuously challenge and develop our employees, for they are our most valuable asset. Jet Aviation as an international company offers numerous possibilities for development and opens reams of professional perspectives.
In order to reinforce the Production Sheet Metal team in Basel we are currently recruiting for a
Workshop Technician - Sheet Metal (Production)
Our shops are supported by our ultra-modern Sheet Metal shop, which produces all structural and decorative elements such as seats rail, brackets, metal boxes, fittings, hinges and inlays that help us create the customized details of the Customers. The shop can also make specialty fixtures and decorative items like Tables mechanisms, Shower doors, cargo racks, as well as parts that will have plated surfaces with gold or other metallic finishing. A quality production line dedicated for System assemblies and manufacture of pipe parts. Recently redesigned and restructured to meet the latest demands of our customers, our sheet metal shop is outfitted with the latest modern equipment, including a new CNC Machining Center, expanded orbital welding capabilities, Heat Treatment and Tube Bending capabilities that make our Sheet Metal Shop second to none.
  • Produces parts with standard machines and bending tools according to technical drawings as well as technical Procedures with a high level of safety, quality, detail and productivity.
  • Assembles complex Sub-Assemblies and main Assemblies.
  • Works actively and in good intelligence within the Sheet Metal Team.
  • Manufactures complex metallic parts, subassemblies using process specifications and 3D/2D design/engineering drawings with a standard level of safety, quality, details and productivity.
  • Manufactures complex assemblies, tooling and templates according to engineering data.
  • Manufactures secondary A/C structure parts.
  • Manufactures and adjusts decorative parts such as metal Inlays.
  • Performs riveting, bonding and sealant processes.
  • Performs surface coating processes.
  • Performs minor repairs and modifications on A/C parts/components in accordance with SRM or Eng. Order.
  • Assists team members with great experience to enhance techniques of quality workmanship.
  • Support Sheet Metal Technicians to develop and implement process improvements.
  • Performs other related duties as required or assigned.
  • Trains Sheet Metal Technician 1.
  • Supports continuous improvement action tasks.
  • Can perform Installation in A/C under Supervision.
  • Demonstrates capability to learn other disciplines and skills.
  • Supports EH&S, 5S monthly Audits and Lean Manufacturing.
  • Research approved document in JPMS IT platform.
  • Knowledge in reading and understanding 3D Models files & 2D manufacturing drawing and assemblies.
  • Knowledge in using conventional stationary and sheet metal machines with a high level of safety.
  • Knowledge in manual bending, manual pressing parts, manual forming, especially for materials like Aluminum, Brass, Titanium and Stainless Steel.
  • Handles different types of materials like Plastic, Lexan, Aluminum, Titanium and Stainless Steel and uses appropriate tools.
  • Knowledge in Heat treatment modes, hardness test procedures and surface coating processes.
  • Experience in Aviation business or Aircraft structures would be a benefit.
  • Approved Sheet Metal technician with appropriate educational qualifications and/or equivalent experience
  • Equivalent experience as sheet metal worker, especially for materials like Plastic, Polycarbonate, Aluminum, Titanium and Stainless Steel.
  • Personal drive and self-motivation.
  • Highly flexible.
  • Ability to work in a team.
  • Ability to work and stay calm under pressure.
  • Computer skills on MS Office.
  • Good English required, French & German beneficial
If you are interested in a multicultural, challenging and innovative working environment and your profile matches our requirements, we are looking forward to receiving your online application (cover letter, CV in English).