• Maintenance Trade Mechanic

    Job Locations US-VA-Virginia Beach
    Posted Date 1 month ago(2/20/2018 10:51 AM)
    Job Title
    CNC Plasma Cutting Machine Operator/ Vertical Band-Saw Operator
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Active Clearance
    Manufacturing/Skilled Trade
  • Overview

    VT Group is a leading technology integrator with close to 50 years’ experience delivering technology and C4ISR solutions to solve the complex challenges faced by our government and commercial customers in the Defense and National Security markets.



    VT Group is seeking Maintenance Trade Mechanic located in Virginia Beach, VA.


    Perform and/or assist with general tasks requiring accumulated practical skill and knowledge in such trades as sheet metal, machining, finishing, and assembly. Has knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within these various fields.  Rely on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job.  Work under the direction and assistance of an immediate supervisor or paired with an experienced mechanic.  Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.


    Specific duties include:


    • Interpret and/or read blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, sequence of operations, and setup requirements all while under direct supervision.
    • Measure, mark, and scribe reference points on material/work-piece as guides for subsequent manufacturing.
    • Operate Machinery such as lathes, mills, spot-welder, plasma-cutter, press brakes, shears, punches, rollers, drill presses, and vertical/horizontal band saws to fabricate parts to specifications.
    • Verify the conformance of finished work piece to blueprints/specifications.
    • Fit-up and assemble parts into complete assemblies.
    • Verify dimensions and alignment of assemblies.
    • Utilize hand-tools such as grinders, drills, rivet guns, saws, scribes, calipers, protractor, and combination squares. 
    • Perform any other collateral duties that may be assigned.



    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED).
    • Six months combined related experience and/or training in manufacturing; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
    • Experience utilizing a CNC Plasma Cutting Machine and a Vertical Band-Saw.


    Mathematical Skills:

    • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.


    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

    • Valid Driver's License



    •  Must be able to travel as required.


    Join VT Group if you want to serve with friendly and caring people who are dedicated to delivering critical services and helping our customers solve difficult problems in often world-changing circumstances.


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


    VT Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


    VT Group is a drug free workplace. All applicants must pass a drug test before beginning work or receiving an offer of employment. Refusal to submit to testing will result in disqualification of further employment consideration.


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