AIM Aerospace, Inc. Entry Level Aerospace Manufacturing (1st & 2nd Shift) in Sumner, Washington

AIM Aerospace Sumner, Inc. is now accepting applications for:

Job Descriptions:


• Blue Streak Experience• Composite assembly experience.• Ability to read and understand detailed instruction; read blueprints; perform mathematical calculations. • Ability to use hand and power tools. • Ability to use and read precision measuring equipment; caliper, index blocks & height gauge.


• Lay-up composite materials according to manufacturing plan, drawings and specifications• Adheres to schedules and time allowances for production requirements. • Follows established departmental policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental control standards.• Composite experience.


• Trim fabricated components using band saw, router, and hand power tools. • Read and interpret blueprints. • Meet Schedules for production requirements.• Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies. • Promotes workplace safety.

Water Strider:

• Using carts on wheels, verify and pull required materials and load carts on the moving lines.• Apply Frekote (release agent) to the tools in preparation for layup.• Update part completion in the computer.• Responsible for general area clean-up and any other duties, as assigned, to keep the production operators at their workstations.• Assist or relieve any production position, temporarily when necessary, to keep the production lines moving. • Communicate with stores and other departments to obtain supplies and materials.


  • Pour molds for products conforming to specifications provided by the customer requirements

  • De-mold plaster parts and clean to requirements

  • Prepare molds for curing process and follow established procedures

  • Ability to use hand and power tools applicable to position

  • Ability to follow verbal instructions

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

Qualifications:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are a representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Preferred Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to use power and hand tools (i.e. scissors, box knives, glue/heat guns, scraper)

  • Basic understanding of process specifications

  • Able to work with/around fiberglass, resins, etc.

  • Strong attention to detail

Education and/or Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to precarious places and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate requiring hearing protection in certain areas. PPE is provided by AIM based on the employee’s position and exposure.


1st Shift: 6:30a-3p

2nd Shift: 3:30p-12a

3rd Shift: 10:30p-7a


  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Rx, Life and AD&D Insurance

  • Company Sponsored 401k

  • Vacation and Sick Leave

  • Tuition Reimbursement

AIM Aerospace Sumner, Inc. is located in Sumner, WA. At AIM Aerospace, we have been building superior airline components for over 30 years. Using only the highest quality materials, we produce both custom and spec ducting, structural and interior components for the largest airlines and OEMs in the world. From concept to certification, AIM Aerospace is leading the way in aerospace manufacturing excellence. Additional information can be obtained on our company web site at

AIM Aerospace, Inc. is a Drug Free workplace.

Pre-employment drug screen required.

Equal Opportunity Employer

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.