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Assembler 1


Shelbyville, IN, US, 46176

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Operations

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.


  • Work from assembly drawings, blueprints, identify parts, and predetermined assembly sequence documentation with assistance and guidance
  • Perform assembly, fitting, filing, reaming, riveting, crimping, swaging, adjusting, and inspection.
  • Detect defective or incorrect parts and request replacement.
  • Perform Set-up of Equipment with assistance as required
  • Detect and correct faulty operation of controls. Test controls in special fixtures in accordance with drawing specifications.
  • Use a variety of hand operated machines and tools.
  • Use measuring gauges, scales, calipers, and dial indicators
  • Keep Management appraised and report all non-conformance/unusual conditions to Production Tech and/or Supervisor.
  • Participate as a team member and work to continually improve all aspects of our business.
  • Work safely and adhere to all company policies, procedures and work instructions.

The incumbent may be required to perform other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship.


  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Ability to solve problems
  • Mechanical ability/aptitude
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Ability to communicate effectively.

Pursuant to International Traffic Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) and the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”), applicants for SELECT positions will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residence, or U.S. Immigration Status in order to meet the minimum qualifications for those select positions. All inquiries related to citizenship are asked solely to comply with ITAR and EAR export licensing requirements

Working Conditions

This position occupies a typical plant-manufacturing environment.   Incumbents spend approximately 5% sitting, 50% standing, and 45% walking in the course of performing their job responsibilities and are unlikely to handle materials weighing more than 20 pounds without mechanical assistance.   Incumbents will use the following equipment / tools in the course of performing their duties: micrometers, swagers, hand tools, soldering irons, others as needed.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability.

Please be aware that the Company requires all employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19.  This position will require the successful candidate to obtain OR show proof of a vaccination.  The Company is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.

Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here

Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis