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United Flexible provides engineered technologies to aerospace and industrial manufacturers, utilizing a close working relationship to ensure our engineered products satisfy safety and reliability requirements in extreme conditions. United Flexible is an exceptional equal-opportunity employer (EOE) offering:

  • Training with professionally developed careers (depending on available position)
  • Attractive compensation
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Short/long-term disability, with optional life insurance (with employee paid supplemental life insurance)
  • Paid holidays
  • 401k retirement plans

Our vision is to act as one body promoting leading innovative quality products beyond clients expectations, being socially responsible in working ethics and the environment, benefiting our investors and shareholders to achieve the highest levels of performance, reliability and services to our clientele.

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Performance is defined by how we behave and the results we achieve that positively impact people, planet, and profit. Respect is both given and received; we will strive to listen to each other’s opinions while behaving with patience and compassion. Our agility stems from the empowerment of our people to develop resourceful solutions that are simple and innovative. Have passion for what you do; strive to be your best, foster enthusiasm with a never yielding positive attitude. We achieve alignment by creating a trusting environment where open discussions, productive conflict, and collaboration leads to a common goal.

Values are the foundation of our culture, and it’s our culture that makes us unstoppable. Live these values and:

  • Customers will be pleased;
  • Business will prosper;
  • Employees will benefit;
  • And the community will thrive.

Find our open opportunities below. Apply today by filling out the form at the bottom of the page.

Position Title: Shipping & Receiving Clerk (Elmwood Park, NJ)

Job Type: Part-Time
Hours: Part-Time Monday through Friday 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Essential Duties & Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned:

  • Compares identifying information and counts, weighs, or measures items of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders, or other records.
  • Determines method of shipment.
  • Affixes shipping labels on packed cartons or stencils identifying shipping information on cartons.
  • Assembles wooden or cardboard containers or selects preassembled containers.
  • Inserts items into containers.
  • Nails covers on wooden crates and binds containers with metal tape.
  • Stamps, stencils, or glues identifying information and shipping instructions onto crates or containers.
  • Posts weights and shipping charges, and affixes postage.
  • Unpacks and examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and corresponds with shipper to rectify damages and shortages.
  • Routes items to departments.
  • Examines outgoing shipments to ensure shipments meet specifications.
  • Maintains inventory of shipping materials and supplies
  • Operates tier lift truck or uses handtruck to move, convey, or hoist shipments from shipping and receiving platform to storage or work area.

Position Details

Qualifications:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • The requirements listed 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.

*Due to the requirements of the government contracts that we have in place, all applicants must be US Citizens.

Kreisler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Us
Kreisler manufactures performance-critical tubes, ducts and sheet metal fabrications for the commercial and military aerospace markets.

Position Title: Tool & Die Maker/Machinist (1st Class) (Elmwood Park, NJ)

Job Type: Full-Time
Hours: 1st Shift – 6:30AM – 3:00PM Monday through Friday

Essential Duties & Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned:

  • Studies specifications such as blueprints, sketches, models, or descriptions, and visualizes product to determine materials required and machines to be used to fabricate parts.
  • Computes dimensions, plans layout, and determines assembly method and sequence of operations.
  • Measures, marks, and scribes metal stock for machining.
  • Sets up and operates machine tools such as lathes, milling machine , and grinder, to machine parts and verifies conformance of machined parts to specifications.
  • Lifts machined parts and positions and secures parts on surface plate or worktable.
  • Smooths flat and contoured surfaces and power grinders and fits and assembles parts together and into assemblies and mechanisms.
  • Verifies dimensions, alignments, and clearances.
  • Heat treats tools or parts.
  • Examines standard or previously used dies, tools, and jigs and fixtures, and recommends design modifications regarding construction and function of part.
  • Develops specifications from general descriptions for specialty tools and draws or sketches design of product.

Position Details

Qualifications:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • The requirements listed 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.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 10 years of Tool & Die Maker/Machinist experience
  • Must be able to operate manual lathe, milling machine, and grinder.
  • Able to read prints and keep tolerance at .001.
  • NC Milling experience a plus.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced production environment
  • Ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions

*Due to the requirements of the government contracts that we have in place, all applicants must be US Citizens.

Kreisler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Us
Kreisler manufactures performance-critical tubes, ducts and sheet metal fabrications for the commercial and military aerospace markets.

Position Title:  Senior Production Planner (Elmwood Park, NJ)

Job Type: Full-Time
Hours: Mon-Fri 7:30 AM – 4 PM

The Role:
The Senior Production Planner is the primary interface between the customers and Kreisler. The responsibilities include scheduling, planning, expediting, inventory management and communicating. The production planner releases material to the production floor based on a master production schedule and WIP targets and also makes shipping commitments to the customer.

Position Details

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to update customer schedules, and make shipping commits. Manage delinquencies, and provide recovery plans when applicable. Be proactive in alerting customers of upcoming issues.
  • Elevate criticality and urgency of customer orders throughout organization: work with Cell Leaders and Floor Planners to expedite orders needed from the floor.
  • Offer customers an “exceptional” experience: communicate clearly and courteously, listen effectively.
  • Responsible to release work to the stock room to achieve buffer before the constraints.
  • Expedite raw materials with Materials Planning/Purchasing/Inspection as required, elevate materials issues throughout organization

What it means to be wildly successful:

  • Release all work orders to the floor on time, so constraints are never starved
  • Achieve an On Time Delivery metrics to customers of 100%
  • Establish strong and trusting relationships internally and externally.
  • Support the customers and be their champion by maintaining a customer service mentality.
  • Always use positive language when communicating with customer, especially when it’s bad news.
  • Communicate effectively to achieve alignment through open discussions, productive conflict and collaboration.
  • Confident, quick decision maker and never yielding positive attitude.
  • Willingness to learn and seek to improve what you do.*

Attributes/Skills Required:

  • Previous experience at one of the following: Material Planning, Purchasing, Expediting, Scheduling: 1 year

Qualifications & Experience:

  • High School
  • College helpful, especially in planning, but not required
  • Previous experience at one of the following: Material Planning, Purchasing, Expediting, Scheduling
  • Highly Advanced Excel Skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

About Us
Kreisler has manufactured precision components for the aerospace industry for over half a century by delivering a consistently high quality product and helping our customers solve complex engineering and manufacturing challenges. Kreisler tubular fabrications fly on the leading military, commercial, regional and business jet aircraft.

Position Title: Design Engineer (Elmwood Park, NJ)

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Defining manufacturing methodology with design, manufacturing and process engineers
  • Write & edit special process procedures, operating instructions
  • Submit technical documents to quality for approval
  • Technical support for all personnel
  • Continuous Improvement of the process and documentation
  • Working with Project management on New Product Development
  • Working with tool room and machine shop
  • Receives input from manufacturing, process, method and manufacturing engineering
  • Rewrite or editing of documentation to capture changes in manufacturing method
  • Interpretation of customer specifications
  • Mistake Proofing
  • Creation of drawings for toolroom and machine shop
  • Listen to inputs from production, management, quality, planning and purchasing personnel and use those inputs to improve the process
  • Any other projects or designs requested by the Engineering or Production Manager
  • Safety – Design with safety of operators and company

Position Details

Soft Skills:

  • Curiosity
  • Ability to brainstorm and experiment
  • Open to new ideas
  • Problem solving skills

Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
The requirements listed 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.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an Accredited University or College
  • Technical writer, but not required
  • Reading and interpretation of blueprints and technical specifications
  • GD&T
  • Fixture design
  • CAD/CAM software (preferably CREO/Pro-E), MS office product, Outlook, ERP Systems

*Due to the requirements of the government contracts that we have in place, all applicants must be US Citizens.

Kreisler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Us
Kreisler has manufactured precision components for the aerospace industry for over half a century by delivering a consistently high quality product and helping our customers solve complex engineering and manufacturing challenges. Kreisler tubular fabrications fly on the leading military, commercial, regional and business jet aircraft.

Position Title: CNC Machine Setup/Operator (Elmwood Park, NJ)

Primary Objectives:
The CNC Machine Setup/Operator sets up and operates CNC machines (lathes and milling) and conventional machines fabricate metallic parts by performing the following duties.

Position Details

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Understand blueprints, job plans and operation instructions to assure parts are manufactured to specs
  • Grind own tooling
  • Measure workpiece using micrometer, vernier, and/or scale to determine piece is being made to specs
  • Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining
  • Inform Machine Shop Supervisor of all discrepancies
  • Verifies conformance of finished workpiece to specifications
  • Fits and assembles parts into complete assembly
  • Verifies dimensions and alignment of assembly Installs machined replacement parts in mechanisms, machines, and equipment, and tests operation of unit to ensure functionality and performance
  • Confers with engineers, production personnel, programmers, or others to resolve machining or assembly problems
  • Runs two or more machines at any one time
  • Writes and alters programs
  • Knowledge of single point threading
  • Performs all types of deburring
  • Knowledge of programming methods
  • Own basic tools needed

Education and/or Experience:  Associate’s degree (A.A.) from two-year college or technical school; or six months similar experience and/or training.

Basic Requirements:  Ability to follow written and verbal instructions.

*Due to the requirements of the government contracts that we have in place, all applicants must be US Citizens.

Kreisler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Us
Kreisler has manufactured precision components for the aerospace industry for over half a century by delivering a consistently high quality product and helping our customers solve complex engineering and manufacturing challenges. Kreisler tubular fabrications fly on the leading military, commercial, regional and business jet aircraft.

Position Title: Welder (Elmwood Park, NJ)

Job Type: Full-Time

The Role:
Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Must be able to read and follow operating instructions provided.
  • Follows all quality and safety protocols
  • Wear proper safety equipment
  • Cleans surfaces to be welded with wire brush, carbide grinder and/or alcohol
  • Positions parts in jigs or fixtures and tack welds assembly together
  • Select torch, torch tip, and filler wire according to operation instruction or work router
  • Assemble argon hoses and plugs to achieve proper purge
  • Perform minor preventative maintenance on welding equipment (e.g. set gaps, dusting)
  • TIG weld assemblies in the 1G or 3G position on sheet thickness up to .050” and a diameter of ¼” to 3” tube
  • Inspect weld height, width, color and imperfections per operation instruction requirements
  • Use borescope to inspect inside diameter welds for proper drop though, width, color and imperfections
  • Fill out documentation per company requirements
  • Works with a team of fabricators and/or welders to achieve production requirements
  • Assists other team members with various functions other than manual welding to assist in achieving team requirements
  • Performs weld repair including grinding, filling imperfections and building up metal parts

Position Details

Qualifications:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • The requirements listed 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.

Basic Requirements 

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced production environment
  • Ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions
  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members
  • High School Education (or equivalent)
  • 1 year of Manual TIG Welding experience preferred

*Due to the requirements of the government contracts that we have in place, all applicants must be US Citizens.

Kreisler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Us
Kreisler has manufactured precision components for the aerospace industry for over half a century by delivering a consistently high quality product and helping our customers solve complex engineering and manufacturing challenges. Kreisler tubular fabrications fly on the leading military, commercial, regional and business jet aircraft.

Position Title: First Shift First Cutter & Deburr (Laconia, NH)

Job Type: Full-Time

The Role:
Following shop routers, work instructions and company procedures in order to set-up and operate various cutting equipment such as lathe and chop saw to cut raw material tubing stock. Perform basic preventative maintenance on cutting equipment and keep work area clean and organized. Other duties as assigned.

Position Details

About Us

 

Scotia Technology, an aerospace tubing manufacturer located in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire is seeking a full-time 1st Shift First Cutter & Deburr to join our team.  Scotia fabricates precision welded and brazed tube assemblies for some of the largest aerospace companies in the world including Northrop Grumman, United Technologies, Rolls Royce and Lockheed Martin.

The ideal candidate shall possess the following –

 A positive attitude

A High school diploma or equivalent

Ability to perform common conversions of fractions and decimals

Ability to read a tape measure and other hand tools such as micrometers and calipers

Ability to stand and walk for the entire work shift. Occasional lifting of 10-25 pounds is required.

 

Additional Benefits-

~ Employee Profit Sharing Plan

~ 401k Retirement Plan

~ Life, Medical and Short-Term disability insurance

~ Climate controlled facility

~ Paid vacation

~ 4 ½ day work week

Position Title: First Tool Maker-Machinist (Laconia, NH)

Job Type: Full-Time

The Role:
Form, cut and drill bent tube assemblies using various metal working equipment such as Bridgeports, lathes, end formers, surface grinders and presses. Build various fixtures and jigs from scratch to aide in parts of the manufacturing process. Perform basic preventative maintenance on equipment and keep work area clean and organized. Other duties as assigned.

Position Details

About Us

Scotia Technology, an aerospace tubing manufacturer located in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire is seeking a full-time 1st Tool Maker-Machinist to join our team.  Scotia fabricates precision welded and brazed tube assemblies for some of the largest aerospace companies in the world including Northrop Grumman, United Technologies, Rolls Royce and Lockheed Martin.

 

The ideal candidate shall possess the following –

A positive attitude

A High school diploma or equivalent

Strong concept-to-creation skills are a plus

Prior experience with GD & T and reading and interpreting machining blueprints

Strong shop math skills and mechanical aptitude

Ability to stand and walk for the entire work shift. Occasional lifting of 10-25 pounds is required.

 

Additional Benefits-

~ Employee Profit Sharing Plan

~ 401k Retirement Plan with company match

~ Life, Medical and Short-Term disability insurance

~ Climate controlled facility

~ Paid vacation

~ 4 ½ day work week

 

Wage compensation DOE

 

Position Title: Orbital Welder (Laconia, NH)

Job Type: Full-Time

The Role:
Following written work instructions and procedures in order to prepare titanium, stainless and inconel tubing and fittings for semi-automatic machine welding. Perform basic preventative maintenance on welding machines and keep work area clean and organized. Other duties as they are assigned.

Position Details

About Us

Aerospace tubing manufacturer located in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire is seeking an entry level Orbital Welder to join our manufacturing team.  They fabricates precision welded and brazed tube assemblies for some of the largest aerospace companies in the world including Northrop Grumman, United Technologies, Rolls Royce and Lockheed Martin.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

 High school diploma or GED

Possess a high level of attention to detail. The ability to closely follow step by step work instructions is crucial.

Ability to work well as part of a team.

Prior experience using hand measuring tools such as micrometers and calipers is preferred, but not required.

The physical demands of this position required the employee to regularly stand and/or walk for the entire work shift. Occasional lifting of 10-25 pounds may also be required.

Prior welding experience is helpful, but not required. Willing to train the right person.
~ Employee Profit Sharing Plan

~ 401k Retirement Plan with company match

~ Life, Medical and Short-Term disability insurance

~ Climate controlled facility

~ Paid vacation

~ 4 ½ day work week

Position Title: TIG Welder (Laconia, NH)

Job Type: Full-Time

The Role:
Reading and interpreting blueprints, work instructions and procedures in order to weld thin wall, tight tolerance tube assemblies made of Stainless Steel, Aluminum, Inconel and Titanium. Other duties may be assigned to include, but limited to.

Set-up and operation of semi-automatic orbital weld machines.

Set-up and use of semi-permanent fixtures or jigs used in dimensional verification, forming or cutting of tubes.

Perform basic preventative maintenance on equipment and keep work area clean and organized.

Position Details

About Us

 

Scotia Technology, an aerospace tubing manufacturer located in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire is seeking a full-time 1st shift TIG Welder to join our manufacturing team.  Scotia fabricates precision welded and brazed tube assemblies for some of the largest aerospace companies in the world including Northrop Grumman, United Technologies, Rolls Royce and Lockheed Martin.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications –

High school diploma or general education degree (GED).

Must have prior TIG welding experience and the ability to obtain the required certifications immediately upon being hired.

Possess a high level of attention to detail.

Ability to work well as part of a team.

Prior experience using hand measuring tools such as micrometers and calipers is preferred, but not required.

Occasional lifting of 10-25 pounds may be required.

Why work at Scotia?

~ Employee Profit Sharing Plan

~ 401k Retirement Plan with company match

~ Life, Medical and Short-Term disability insurance

~ Climate controlled facility

~ Paid vacation

~ 4 ½ day work week

Position Title: First Shift Pressure Test Operator (Laconia, NH)

Job Type: Full-Time

The Role:
Reading and following shop travelers, work instructions and company procedures to set-up and operate various testing equipment in order to pressure test tube assemblies within customer specifications using air, water and oil. Prior experience with basic hand tools helpful. Perform basic preventative maintenance on equipment and keep work area clean and organized. Other duties as assigned.

Position Details

About Us

Scotia Technology, an aerospace tubing manufacturer located in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire is seeking a full-time 1st Shift Pressure Test Operator to join our team.  Scotia fabricates precision welded and brazed tube assemblies for some of the largest aerospace companies in the world including Northrop Grumman, United Technologies, Rolls Royce and Lockheed Martin.

The ideal candidate shall possess the following –

A High school diploma or equivalent.

Prior experience using hand measuring tools such as calipers is a plus.

Ability to stand and walk for the entire work shift. Occasional lifting of 10-25 pounds is required.

Additional Benefits-

~ Employee Profit Sharing Plan

~ 401k Retirement Plan with company match

~ Life, Medical and Short-Term disability insurance

~ Climate controlled facility

~ Paid vacation

~ 4 ½ day work week

 

Wage compensation DOE.

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