Machine Maintenance Tech 1 - Monroe

Damar Aerosystems - 14767 172nd Dr SE, Monroe, WA 98272

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Damar Aerosystems
Vacancy title
Machine Maintenance Tech 1 - Monroe
Damar Aerosystems - 14767 172nd Dr SE, Monroe, WA 98272
Advertised salary
$24.00 - $30.00 per hour
Employment type
Working pattern
M-Th four ten-hour shifts
Closing date
12 June 2023

Senior Aerospace AMT / Damar is now offering a $5,000 signing bonus!

Who is Senior plc?

Senior is a FTSE listed (symbol SNR) international manufacturing Group with 26 operations in 12 countries. Senior designs, manufactures and markets high-technology components and systems for the principal original equipment producers in the worldwide aerospace, defense, and land vehicle and power & energy markets. We have a long history of well-respected brands and an excellent reputation in our key market sectors. Senior delivers value to its customers and shareholders via operational excellence that is underpinned by its people and processes.

Our global values underpin what we do, and how we do it …

Safety – Integrity – Customer Focus – Respect & Trust – Accountability – Excellence

Who is Senior Aerospace AMT/Damar?

We are a manufacturer of structural parts for the leading original equipment manufacturers (OEM's) in the large business and regional jet markets. Our experience and capabilities span multiple segments of an aircraft, including the engine pylon, struts, wing box, wings, wheel well, and the interior. Our success is based on utilizing proprietary manufacturing techniques to manufacture high quality complex parts through cost effective production.

Given its breadth of capabilities and strong customer relationships, we have substantial content on the aviation industry's most popular aircraft.

What does the job involve?

Machine Maintenance Technician 1 performs a variety of basic duties required to maintain CNC and manual manufacturing equipment (mills, lathes, presses, punches, etc.) and other plant equipment to expected level of performance and production readiness.

What will my responsibilities include?

  • Perform basic preventive maintenance tasks, including cleaning, filling of fluids, etc.
  • Monitor and maintain coolant concentration and pH levels
  • Report potential problems to leadership for evaluation & repair as needed.
  • Assist in developing maintenance procedures when documentation is not available
  • Improvise and document solutions to accomplish new maintenance tasks
  • Maintain accurate and timely records of maintenance work performed
  • Enforce equipment lockout procedures for all machines and equipment when repairs are being performed
  • Work in a team environment which includes assisting others in completion of tasks, giving and receiving feedback
  • Communicate with outside vendors for instruction, quotations, and purchasing
  • All other duties as assigned

What key skills and experience do I need?

  • Basic understanding of CNC controls such as FANUC, Siemens, Haas, Mazatrol, OSP
  • Understanding of mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic or electrical systems
  • Able to understand and follow basic work instructions and safety documentation
  • Follows instructions and demonstrates strong attention to detail
  • Communicates well verbally and in writing
  • Possess good interpersonal, listening, and participation skills including ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees.
  • Able to follow appropriate safety practices and techniques
  • Good manual dexterity and ability to use hand and power tools
  • Operate forklift, scissor lift or other support equipment as needed
  • Ability to perform basic functions with MS Windows-based computer operating systems, such as opening and closing files

What qualifications should I have?


  • Experience in a maintenance or machining field a plus
  • Experience with a variety of different machine manufactures a plus
  • Degree, diploma or certificate from an accredited vocational or technical institute, or technical military training. High school graduate or GED preferred

Physical Demands:

  • Lifting up to 40 pounds
  • Regularly standing and walking throughout the workday
  • Must be able to bend, stoop, squat, crouch, kneel, crawl and lie down, lift; carry various weights, push/pull, reach, sit, walk, stand, balance, climb stairs, ladders and lifts and mobile equipment. Work above (4) feet when required. Operate foot controls
  • Use of computer keyboard and mouse

Why join Senior Aerospace AMT/Damar?

We are committed to continuous sustainable growth through superior customer satisfaction. We are dedicated to operating in an ethical, safe, and environmentally responsible manner while providing a rewarding work environment for our employees. Our mission is supported by a culture of teamwork, continuous improvement, and strategic technology investments.

Benefit Offerings  

Senior Aerospace AMT/Damar offers eligible employees (and eligible family members):

  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Health Savings Account
  • Supplemental Benefits
  • Basic Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Employee, Spouse or Child Life Insurance,
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program

Eligible employees are also offered 401k, PTO, 80 hours of paid holiday per calendar year, and other compensation (as applicable).  

Trade Compliance Statement

Access to our facility (and, therefore, employment) is restricted under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to U.S. Persons and to Non-US Persons licensed accordingly. Applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be required to provide information to determine whether they are subject to these regulations and, if so, to assess their country of chargeability for export control purposes.