AIM Aerospace, Inc. Tool Repair in Sumner, Washington

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Performs minor repair to existing tooling.

  • Determine appropriate material to use for repair according to customer specifications.

  • Interpret customer blueprints to perform hand layout and make repairs to wood, aluminum, and composite tools.

  • Utilize customer blueprints to determine dimensional requirements and make appropriate adjustments to tool.

  • Fabricate shop aids.

  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Specific Job Skills:

  • Strong mathematical aptitude and excellent mathematical skills.

  • Good mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting ability.

  • Possess the ability to read and understand blueprints and aerospace specifications.

  • Ability to use a wide variety of measuring equipment such as scales, calipers (both dial and Vernier), and height gauges.

  • Familiarity with operating hand milling machines, lathes, routers, band saws, sanders, jointers, planers, and a wide variety of hand and power tools


  • 2-3 years of experience directly related to the functions and responsibilities specified, in a manufacturing environment preferred.

  • Technical school training or equivalent experience with composite material and tool making is a plus.

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.


  • 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.