Raytheon Technologies LAM/DELAM/Welder in Kuwait City, Kuwait
The LAM/DELAM/Welder will be required to repair delaminated sandwich panels, repair honeycomb structures, perform fiberglass repair, mix and apply body fillers, prepare metal surfaces for bonding, and weld cracks in broken parts in support of the Kuwait Patriot Enhanced Deep Maintenance 35 LOT and M901 to M902 upgradesds. The welder shall be responsible for safely, productively, and skillfully using various welding tools and equipment. Responsible for permanently joining metal parts using high heat application to form a permanent bond using TIG/MIG welding techniques. Specializes in different processes of welding to join metals together. Proper maintenance ensures equipment runs in top condition and to full capability every day and the depot environment is organized and efficient. The individual’s completed work will conform to military specifications, standards, and drawings. The position also requires the individual to assist the section officer in enforcing safety policies, procedures, and standards. This individual will perform other related duties as required or directed by the section officer and supervisor. The LAM/DELAM/Welder will be performing maintenance in the Central Maintenance Facility located in Kuwait City, Republic of Kuwait. This position is Long Term International Assignment (STIA). Due to country and customer requirements, as a condition of employment for this position, the successful candidate(s) will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide proof prior to the start date.
Minimum 8 years of relevant experience performing welding in the defense and aerospace industry is required
Experience in using electrical or manual tools (grinders, saws, squares, calipers, tape measure, etc.)
Must be familiar with general delamination
Demonstrated ability in corrosion treatment and repair of metal and fiberglass surfaces
Must be familiar with flame spray operations
Must be able to speak, read, and write English; individual is required to communicate both orally and written to enable the satisfactory performance of the job duties
E xperience using a variety of welding equipment such as Welding Power Sources, welding related tools, and Gas Apparatus
Experience with Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW / TIG / Heliarc) process.
Experience with Gas-Metal Arc Welding (GMAW / MIG / MAG) process.
Demonstrate the ability to pass a physical hands-on welding test for qualification purposes to the American Welding Society (AWS) Specifications
Ability to read and interpret technical documentation
A detailed knowledge of welding standards and specifications for military applications
Must have a Secret security clearance
Experience with Flux-Cored Arc Welding (FCAW) process
Experience with Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW / Stick) process
Experience with using Oxy-Fuel for cutting steel
Ability to visually weld inspect assemblies and identify defects to AWS specifications. Standard visual inspection is typically performed by an American Welding Society Certified Welding Inspector (AWS QC1 CWI) or proven equivalent
10 years of experience with the above qualifications
Experience working in international assignments
Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or Applied Science, or completion of two (2) years of vocational training in mechanical or machine shop practices and 4 years of experience
Or a High School Degree/GED with equivalent job-related experience on the basis of four (4) additional years of experience for each one (1) year of higher education
Possess a current welding certification