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Tube Bender and Assembler A

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RF6363:Tube Bender and Assembler A
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This occupation requires preparing, bending, forming and finishing of aircraft tubing, and assembling tubing detail parts

Basic Qualifications
Plans work operations by reference to shop order, detail blueprint, sketch, bend data chart and/or master template and data from computer. Makes complete setup on various types of tube bending machines, including large power and Computer Controlled (CNC, NC, DNC) benders. Selects and installs mandrels and radius blocks and sets and adjusts clamps and slide blocks; mounts and positions material. Uses master template and/or computers to measure and inspect parts against the master tube data. Operates other tube bending machines to perform any tube bending or forming operation. Operates Vector I and any other computer (CNC, NC, DNC) controlled tube bending systems to bend and check the tubing. Performs such typical operations as making up tubing systems involving multiple bends, sharp angles and several geometric planes. Involves working to closer than normal tolerances. Performs rework when required. Sets up and operates various types of tube swaging machines. Assembles tubing into complex banks by use of multiple blocks, assembly jigs and fixtures using information obtained from master banks, photographs, production illustrations and work orders; performs flaring, beading and burring as required.

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Job Location(s): Fort Worth Texas
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Fort Worth
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STANDARD-Mon-Fri/8 hours a day
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Fort Worth