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Bench Mechanic

Company Name:
Pratt & Whitney
Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world's most advanced jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to become a part of our organization. If you would like to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to incorporate new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you've been waiting for!
Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. company (NYSE:UTX), is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines, auxiliary and ground power units, small turbojet propulsion products and industrial gas turbines.
We reported an operating profit of $1.9 billion in 2013 on revenues of $14.5 billion. Our company has approximately 31,500 employees who support more than 11,000 customers around the world.
Frederick Rentschler founded Pratt & Whitney in Hartford, Connecticut, in 1925. Our first aircraft engine transformed the aviation industry. It was the 410-horsepower, air-cooled Wasp, which delivered unprecedented performance and reliability for the time. We have been leading change ever since.
Typical tasks include, but are not limited to the following:
Perform a variety of bench mechanic and / or assembler type operations on jet engine components including development of parts and processes.
Review written instruction sheets, blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, or other written specifications to perform necessary finishing and assembly operations and setup requirements to machine dimensions to maintain specified tolerances of finished parts.
Verify conformance of finished work piece to specifications, using precision measuring instruments.
Verify dimensions using measuring instruments, such as micrometers, height gauges when required. Must also maintain Operator Certification to be able to accept / reject parts into the Operator Certification system.
Maintain machines by performing required total preventative maintenance (TPM).
Work with engineers, quality assurance, programmers and other production personnel or others to resolve machining problems and assist in part and process development.
May be assigned to carry out tasks not specifically listed, within the scope and skill level of this job description in support of department objectives.
Refer difficulties to supervisor.
High School or General Equivalency Diploma Must have a minimum of 1 year of experience in, assembly, bench and / or machining.
Must have knowledge of metal finishing methods and machine shop practices and operate a variety of equipment.
Must be able to use shop mathematics, read work instruction and use precision measuring instruments.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English
Excellent computer skills
Flexibility around shifts, for training and to maintain workflow, to include overtime
Ability to manage multiple competing priorities simultaneously
FAA Regulations require screening for use of cocaine, amphetamines, PCP, opiates and marijuana prior to placement on the job. Additionally, these regulations require random alcohol and drug testing of employees assigned to PWAS.
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Company Description:
Pratt & Whitney is a world leader in the design, manufacture and service of aircraft engines with 36,000 employees who support more than 11,000 customers around the world.
Frederick Rentschler founded Pratt & Whitney in Hartford, Connecticut, in 1925. Our ?rst aircraft engine transformed the aviation industry. It was the 410-horsepower, air-cooled Wasp, which delivered unprecedented performance and reliability for the time. We have been leading change ever since.
Today, Pratt & Whitney develops game-changing technologies for the future, such as the PurePower

PW1000G engine, with patented Geared Turbofan technology. Pratt & Whitney Global Service Partners, the company's worldwide large commercial engine maintenance, repair and overhaul network, provides innovative services that delight customers around the globe.
Pratt & Whitney's large commercial engines power nearly 30 percent of the world's mainline passenger aircraft ?eet. The company continues to develop new engines and work with its partners in International Aero Engines and the Engine Alliance to meet airline customers' future needs.
Pratt & Whitney has built a long and distinguished record of providing top-of-the-line engines to 29 armed forces around the world. Our military engines power front line fighters, such as the F-15 Eagle, F-16 Fighting Falcon, F-22 Raptor and F-35 Lightning II, as well as the C-17 Globemaster III military transport and Boeing's KC-46, the U.S. Air Force's new airlift tanker.

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