Safran Assembly Mechanic 2 - NAT in EVERETT, Washington

Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defense markets. Safran has a global presence, with more than 58,000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2017. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. Safran is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange, and is part of the CAC 40 and Euro Stoxx 50 indices.

In February 2018, Safran took control of Zodiac Aerospace, significantly expanding its aircraft equipment activities. Zodiac Aerospace has 32,500 employees and generated sales of 5.1 billion euros for its fiscal year ended August 31, 2017.

Safran is ranked among the Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters and is featured on the "Happy at work" rankings. The Group places fourth on the Universum ranking for the favorite companies of newly-qualified engineers in France.

Zodiac Aerospace is a world leader in aerospace equipment and systems for commercial, regional and business jets as well as for helicopters and spacecraft. The company develops and manufactures cutting-edge solutions to improve on-board installations and comfort as well as high-tech solutions to boost aircraft performance and flight safety.

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Position Summary: The Assembly Mechanic is responsible for following procedures for product assembly, fabrication, equipment operation and safety requirements.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Use a variety of tools and equipment to assemble product according to required specifications and procedures. This includes drilling, edge fill, bonding, mechanical fasteners and fiberglass prepreg,

  • Responsible for the quality of the product.

  • Responsible for tool accountability and maintenance within the Assemble area.

  • Responsible for keeping the work area clean and safe.

  • Very minimal guidance required to accomplish tasks.

  • Any other duties assigned by a lead and/or Senior Assembly Mechanic.


  • Program status to Program Management.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age.

  • The Assembly Mechanic requires a high school diploma or GED.

  • Typically 1 year experience in a manufacturing environment as a mechanic, preferably related to aircraft.

  • An FAA A&P certificate is desirable but not required.


  • Ability to communicate orally with others

  • Troubleshooting/problem solving

  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task effectively, and work under pressure

  • Able to perform basic mathematic calculations

  • Understanding of customer’s expectations

  • Understand drawings, specification and follow written procedures.

Working Conditions:

  • Manufacturing environment.

Physical Requirements:

  • Occasional lifting of up to 35 pounds.

  • Hearing and vision within normal ranges is essential for safe conduct on the manufacturing floor and to meet job responsibilities

Zodiac Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

ID: NAT - 12687

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Statement

It is the policy of Zodiac Aerospace to provide equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, military or veteran status, citizenship status, genetics, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, and local laws. We are strongly committed to this policy and believe in the concept and spirit of the law.