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Janicki Industries Inc. Aircraft Structural Assembler in Hamilton, Washington

*Janicki Industries is an innovative, family-owned aerospace company located at the foot of the Cascades. We focus on engineering and manufacturing complex projects for companies in the aerospace, defense, and space industries. We are looking for an Aircraft Structural Assembler to join our growing team. This role requires the ability to obtain a Security Clearance. *


The Aircraft Structural Assembler is responsible for performing complex final assembly for production parts and flyaway composite parts, specifically. Tasks include final fit up, finishing work, drill and tap, final assembly, and bonding of parts. 

The following essential job functions are performed as an Aircraft Structural Assembler:

  • Assemble and fit aircraft structural parts and subassemblies
  • Perform test fit and gap checks with high tolerances
  • Perform structural adhesive bonding preparation per product specifications and compliance programs
  • Align, fit, assemble, connect, or install system components, using jigs, fixtures, measuring instruments, hand tools, or power tools
  • Adjust, repair, rework, or replace parts and assemblies
  • Layout and mark reference points
  • Read and understand blueprints, isometric drawings and work orders
  • Receive and carry out directions from designated supervisors, production leads, and cell managers
  • Must understand and comply with safety and 5S
  • Must understand and comply with AS9100 and Nadcap Practices and Procedures as applicable
  • Must be able to read, understand and execute work orders to exacting specifications
  • Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly, FOD free condition 
  • Performs on the job training for project certifications, AS9100, Nadcap training and other training as required 
  • Must work well under pressure, meeting and completing multiple deadlines. Shall, at all times, demonstrate cooperative behavior with colleagues and supervisors.
  • Must be at work on time and maintain good attendance. This is a condition of employment and is an essential function of the job
  • Performs other duties as assigned


This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Secret Security Clearance (U.S. Citizenship Required). Janicki will assist with gaining this access once employed. Special Access Program or other Government Access Requirements are mandatory for this position and requires candidate agreed to enter a Continuous Evaluation program.


  • Professional experience in complex assembly and aircraft frame assembly/maintenance
  • Relevant leadership or management experience preferred
  • High School diploma or GED required, college level or trade school education preferred
  • One or more years of experience in related field may be substituted for education
  • Must have high attention to detail and be highly organized
  • Must have effective verbal and written communication skills in the English language


  • Wage range for this role is between $20 and $45 an hour plus a discretionary bonus, 401(k) matching, vacation, and health benefits. Employees can also receive additional pay for off-shifts, off-site work, and access pay. The range provided is Janicki's estimate of the base compensation for this role. Actual amount offered will be based on job-related and non-discriminatory factors such as experience, location, education, training, skills, and abilities.

Not sure that you'll be the perfect fit for this role? You should still apply! We'll review your application for other opportunities. We are always on the lookout for talented people!

Janicki Industries is an Equal Opportunit