Cabinetmaker II

Job Summary:
Under general supervision, fabricates aircraft furniture and other wood-
surfaced subassemblies using aircraft specifications, design and engineering
drawings with a high level of safety, quality, detail and productivity. Assists
team members with greater experience to enhance techniques supportive of
quality workmanship.

Job Description
Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Works under general supervision to fabricate furniture and other wood surfaced subassemblies using blueprints, aircraft specifications and design/engineering drawings.

  • Assembles, pins and glues cabinet shells. Installs drawer-slides, hinges, latches and other hardware in subassemblies. Applies exterior surface materials such as laminates, veneers, and cap strips.

  • Uses various types of stationary and hand-held power tools to fabricate or disassemble furniture.

  • Complies with all safety, 5S, and housekeeping policies. Uses personal protective equipment to protect aircraft interior.

  • Uses the material tracking system to create parts demand, track squawks and to sign-off work.

Additional Functions:

  • Works with lead and higher skilled technicians to develop and implement process improvements that increase safety, reduce, cost, cycle time, and man-hours using Lean Six-Sigma and other process improvement techniques.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:

  • The ability to read write, speak, and understand the English language.

  • Able to climb ladders and stairs, work in small restricted areas, lift up to 40 pounds and work any shift.

  • Must be computer literate.

  • Basic knowledge of cabinetmaking processes, products and tools.

  • Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.

Unique Skills:

  • Excellent knowledge of cabinet shop machinery, table saw, band saw, table router, etc.

  • Must have knowledge of aircraft furniture fabrication and assembly. 


Education and Experience Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED required. 2 years experience in cabinetmaking.

  • Possess a working knowledge of employer inspection and process specifications preferred.

  • Experience in aerospace industry preferred.