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Aircraft Power Plant Assembler

Build aircraft power plants according to blueprints and specifications.

What does an Aircraft Power Plant Assembler do?

Builds up aircraft power plant according to blueprints and specifications, using handtools, power tools, and equipment: Positions and secures engine on assembly fixture, using hoist. Connects auxiliary component parts, wiring, cables, lines, and accessory units to engine according to blueprints and assembly procedures, using handtools and power tools. Fits, trims, aligns, and adjusts parts and components, using handtools, power tools, and measuring instruments. Solders, lugs, routes, and ties electrical components. Tests installed parts and accessories for leakage, continuity, and functionality, using test equipment. Reworks, repairs, or replaces faulty components. May install engine in nacelle or other structural assembly. May assemble and install propeller components. May remove engine from crate or packing container.