Rockwell Collins Certified Operator - Mechanical Assembly in Melbourne, Florida

Requisition ID: 11075

Want to work with some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet? Do you value relationships, commitment, innovation and integrity? Want to be a part of a company that has been named numerous times as America’s Best Employer in Aerospace and Defense by Forbes magazine?

Then Rockwell Collins is the place for you. Join our team and build a rewarding career while helping to deliver the most trusted source of aviation and high-integrity solutions in the world.

We are currently searching for a Certified Operator - Mechanical Assembly to join our team in Melbourne, FL (1050).. People from all over the globe choose Rockwell Collins as the place to build a rewarding career, while helping create and deliver communications, integration, and engineering solutions that our global customers demand so that our world keeps moving and stays connected. It’s an exciting time to become a part of our team. Join us and discover how high your career can soar at Rockwell Collins.

Job Summary

Performs a variety of duties necessary to construct mechanical assemblies within a team environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Performs a variety of complex mechanical assembly tasks following Rockwell Collins workmanship standards.

  • Read mechanical drawings and complete desired assemblies

  • Work with complex electro-mechanical assemblies; may require the ability to work with torque wrenches or torque tools and/or measurement equipment.

  • Following/reading engineering drawings, wiring schematics, and written work instructions to complete subassemblies and top-level assemblies.

  • Required to use various tools to assemble and rework a variety of parts/assemblies and perform required assembly operations to meet quality standards.

  • Inspects own work performed to insure a quality product which conforms to workmanship standards and engineering requirements.

  • Adhere to policies and procedures in the manufacturing process

  • Work in a safe manner, per Rockwell Collins Environmental Health and Safety policies.

  • Required to enter time in FIT timekeeping system, charging time to programs being worked and time/attendance.

  • Flexibility to support production schedule including overtime hours and alternate shift hours.

  • May be required to perform additional duties/responsibilities.

  • Quality - able to achieve and maintain Certified Quality Self Inspection (CQSI), possibly on multiple processes, and can/does mentor other team members with quality issues

  • Performance - consistently exceeds productivity expectations, is extensively cross-trained on multiple assemblies, able to be a cell or plant floater

  • Attendance - is a role model for regular and reliable attendance

  • Communication/Teaming - is an active team member who promotes teamwork, can mentor other employees and may take a leadership role on the team

Basic Qualifications

  • Required:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • US Citizenship or Permanent Residency

  • Preferred:

  • Experience with complex electro-mechanical assemblies

  • Experience with torque wrenches and torque tools

  • Experience with leadscrew drive assemblies

  • Experience with gantry's or overhead cranes

  • General Machine Shop knowledge

  • Familiarity with mechanical drawings and assemblies

At Rockwell Collins, we believe a solid work-life balance creates a healthy lifestyle and inspires creativity and innovation. We value our people and invest in their development, growth and success at our company by providing development opportunities through Rockwell Collins University, networking, mentoring, and tuition reimbursement.

And that's just for starters.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

  • Company-paid winter holiday shutdown for most locations

  • Generous 401(k) plan that matches 62.5 percent of the first 8 percent of eligible compensation you contribute (or 5 percent if you save 8 percent)

  • An Incentive Pay Plan based upon company performance

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • And more

Interested yet? Apply now and embark on your next worthwhile adventure!

Rockwell Collins is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.