Textron Assembly Technician - Aeronautical Accessories in Piney Flats, Tennessee

Assembly Technician - Aeronautical Accessories


We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and design the first functional jetpack. We were aboard NASA’s first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on-demand mobility. At Bell, we are proud to be an iconic company with superb talent, rapidly creating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences.

Bell is seeking an Assembly Technician to support the facility in Piney Flats, TN.

Responsibilities include basic assembly work in a manufacturing environment

  • Mark parts with various types of identification (FAA/PMA/Serial Number) using laser edging, ink stamp, and other methods as required by drawing

  • Riveting and installing heli-coils and other/various fasteners according to blue print specifications

  • Complete task requirements with minimal defects and within timely manner in order to meet customer requirement/department needs

  • Demonstrate safe work habits and wear proper PPE

  • Learn and correctly apply knowledge of new tasks

  • Other responsibilities as assigned by management


Required Education :

  • High School or GED

Required Experience:

  • At least 1 year of general manufacturing or similar technical experience or training. (Starting pay is dependent upon years of relevant experience.)

  • Familiarity with basic measuring devices

  • Ability to use basic hand tools

  • Ability to read and interpret blue prints, technical drawings and work orders.

Preferred Experience / Knowledge:

  • Bell Drawings, Measurements, Sheet Metal (Rivets)

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to wear hearing and eye protection equipment.

  • Must be able to wear dust mask.

  • Required to kneel, squat, stand, sit, and carry throughout the day.

  • Must be on feet 8 hours/day, 5 days/week and this role requires a great deal of agility in order to follow blueprints in the assembly of numerous parts to create a critical components of the aircraft.

  • Must be able to lift up to 25 lbs on a regular basis

Don’t miss the chance to join a diverse, inclusive environment where you feel a sense of belonging. As a member of our global workforce, you will collaborate with dedicated, enthusiastic teams where unique experiences, backgrounds and ideas combined with a strong passion for our products take us above and beyond flight.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Tennessee-Piney Flats

Recruiting Company Bell Flight

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 269772