Complete Aerospace Manufacturing Solutions from a Single Source

Current Employment Opportunities Available as of September 22, 2014

Benefits Information:

All regular full-time employees are eligible for our benefits package, which includes:

  • Medical, dental, vision and prescription drug coverage
  • Life and AD&D insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Paid time off in the first year
  • Education assistance
  • Tool Purchase Program
All salaries DOE

Shift Information:
5/8 Day Shift is Mon-Fri 7:30am-4:30pm
4/8.5 + 1/6 Day Shift is Mon-Fri 7:30am-4:30pm & Fri 7:30-2:00pm
4/10 Day Shift is Mon-Thurs 5:50am-4:20pm
4/10 Swing Shift is Mon-Thurs 4:15pm-2:45am
3/12 Weekend Shift is Fri-Sun 5:00am-5:30pm

Assembler - 4/10 Swing Shift
Assemble metal parts, either partially or completely, either working at bench or assembling on shop floor.
Job Duties:

  • Fastening parts together with bolts, screws, speed clips, rivets, or other fasteners.
  • Remove small quantities of metal with zip gun and scrapers to fit parts.
  • Operate drill presses, punch presses, or riveting machines to assist in assembly operation.
Preferred Experience:
  • 1 year experience assembling parts, preferably aerospace.

Machinist - 4/10 Swing Shift
Job Requirements:

  • Two years CNC machining experience
  • Set ups, operations and troubleshooting of 3, 4, or 5 axis machining centers.
  • Aerospace Experience
  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints.
Preferred Experience:
  • Lead experience in a related manufacturing environment.

Bracket Cell Mechanic - 4/10 Swing Shift
Job Duties:

  • To Deburr, Drill, Ream and Assemble parts for aerospace applications.
Job Requirements:
  • Must have good mechanical aptitude.
  • Aerospace blueprint reading skills
  • Good math skills
Preferred Experience:
  • Aerospace Experience

Deburr - 4/10 Day, 4/10 Swing & 3/12 Weekend Shifts
Job Duties:

  • Deburrs and smooth parts according to work orders or lead's instructions
Job Requirements:
  • Familiarity with using power tools
  • Good hand eye coordination
Preferred Experience:
  • Experience with tumbler, table mount grinder, orbital sander, burr quick, and a drill press

Program Manager - 4/8.5 + 1/6 Shift
Job Duties:

  • Primary Customer Interface for assigned accounts
  • Review and accept sales and change orders, resolving lead time, material availability, and customer requirements to establish delivery schedule. Negotiate Pricing and schedule, within terms of existing contract or order terms
  • Interface with customers and company production operations to satisfy customer needs to the fullest extent possible for short flow times, late deliveries, partial shipments, expedite requests, and other customer requests. Liaison between customer & company production operations to fulfill order requirements
  • Receive, analyze, coordinate and respond to customer requests for information, including capability capacity, business assessments, and order/reorder lead times
  • Review & interface with customers to ensure accuracy of customer’s supplier performance metrics.
  • Prepare & conduct customer program reviews as required for new and ongoing work; Identify critical issues and propose potential resolutions
  • Develop relationships with customers, depending on scope & experience lead or participate in the sale of new work, coordinate submission of bids for new work, coordinate post-award processes between customer & company.
  • Identify and drive process improvements with a lean focus
Job Requirements:
  • Minimum two years direct customer facing experience in related sales or manufacturing operations required
  • Must possess demonstrated interpersonal negotiating & teaming skills with the ability to resolve differences
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Word, Excel, & PowerPoint
  • Up to 10% International travel
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • Ability to read, interpret and understand terms and conditions
Preferred Experience:
  • MS Project is a plus
  • Associates or bachelor’s degree in business or related field is preferred.
  • Lean exposure
  • Aerospace experience preferred

Machinist Lead 4/10 Swing Shift
You will be the lead in the CNC department on Swing Shift. You will ensure that quality work is done by performing the following duties.
Job Duties:

  • Review work order for job requirements and to see where the job is going next to determine what action is taken with each job.
  • Assigns jobs to employees.
  • Troubleshoot areas of concern. Suggests modifications or action to be taken.
  • Inspect parts to make sure they meet quality standards.
  • Checks on employee's work and provide assistance to employees.
  • Train new employees in the department.
  • Ability to interpret a wide variety of aerospace detail parts, assembly drawings, parts lists, and process specifications from a diverse customer base.
  • Knowledge of CNC tooling and fixtures operate mill fixture, vacuum and jigs etc.
  • Proficient in set ups and operate 3, 4 and 5 axis CNC machines.
Job Requirements:
  • Two years of troubleshooting in a CNC manufacturing environment.
  • Five years CNC machining experience
  • Aerospace Experience
Preferred Experience:
  • Two years of Lead experience in a related manufacturing environment.

Recruiter (Part Time) - 5/8 Day Shift
Job Duties:
Duties will include generating leads, interviewing and screening candidates, designing job announcements, and identifying local resources who can provide referrals.

Job Requirements:
The ideal candidate will have at least 4 years recruiting experience (preferably in aerospace), good verbal and written communication skills, and solid Microsoft Office experience. Must have positive attitude!!

Driver - 5/8 Day Shift
Job Duties:

  • Duties will include delivering and picking up parts from customers and vendors, as well as helping out in our shipping department.
Job Requirements:
  • Min 3 yrs. exp. as a driver (with clean driving record), and familiarity with the Puget Sound area. Exp. driving a forklift a must.

Quality Inspector - 4/10 Swing Shift
Job Duties:

  • Inspecting aerospace parts per customer specifications.
  • Examine plans, engineering documents, part lists, drawings, etc to determine product parameters.
  • Conduct quality tests to include geometric dimensioning using mechanical inspection tools.
  • Perform metal testing
  • Draft accurate first part inspection reports and reject tags
Job Requirements:
  • 2 years related experience in the aerospace industry.
  • Must be able to use calipers, bore gages, micrometers, surface plates, height gauges, protractors, etc.
Preferred Experience:
  • Aerospace Experience

Welder - 4/10 Swing Shift
Job Duties:

  • TIG welding of light gauge iconel sheet metal parts and some aluminum.
Job Requirements:
  • 2 years TIG welding aerospace experience and/or training.
Must be able to pass weld certification to AWS D17.1 and BAC5962. Vision must meet Jaeger2 or better per optometric guidelines.

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Mail or In Person:
Giddens Industries, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
2600 94th St. SW Ste. 150
Everett, WA 98204

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Our Employment Policy
The employment policy of Giddens Industries, Inc. is to provide equal opportunity to all persons. Our company, therefore, has made a commitment to equal employment opportunity through a positive and continuing Affirmative Action Program. No applicant for employment will be discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or otherwise qualified disabled or veteran status.