• Aerospace Mechanical Assembly

  • Chinook Enterprises
    Job Description
    Position Opening:
    Production Mechanic
    Want a career that makes a difference in your community?
    Chinook Enterprises is seeking self-starters who enjoy networking and creative problem solving to support individuals with disabilities and other barriers to gain access to the workforce and the community.
    Chinook Enterprises was founded in 1980. We are a non-profit designed to operate as a business, but with a social mission: supporting full participation in community life for people with disabilities or other barriers. Full participation must start with successful employment.
    To help people live more productive and fulfilling lives by striving to gain competitive employment as well as inclusion in the community. 
    We demonstrate a positive environment to work, train, and provide service to our customers regardless of culture, age, gender, abilities, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, spiritual beliefs, genetic information, socioeconomic status, and language of origin.  We prioritize diversity education for our staff and stakeholders and regularly assess our employee, customer, and stakeholder demographics to improve our effectiveness.
    We are committed to adding voices to our team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We encourage black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC), military veterans and spouses, LGBTQ+ identifying individuals, and those with work gaps to apply and help us in our vision to realize a community that celebrates inclusion and diversity through innovative leadership and partnerships.
    To learn more about us, the position and to apply, please visit https://chinookenterprises.org/careers-at-chinook
    Download our application and submit it with your Cover Letter and Resume through our website. Or apply in person at: Chinook Enterprises, 2026 Laventure Rd. Mt Vernon, WA 98273
    As requirements vary, this position description is a guideline and may change.  The primary function of this position will include but is not limited to mechanical assembly, tooling and/or bonding fabrication and other Manufacturing/Supply Chain operations. The functions listed below are general in nature and apply to all Chinook Enterprises Production Mechanics.
    For full job description with qualifications, please visit our website at https://chinookenterprises.org/careers-at-chinook/
    Education & Experience
    Level 1:
    • High School Diploma or equivalent, preferred.
    • Mechanical experience preferred.
    Level II:
    • High School Diploma or equivalent, preferred.
    • A minimum of three years mechanical experience required.
    Skills & Abilities
    • Able to use various types of hand and/or hand-held power tools, and precision measuring tools.
    • Must be able to read and translate engineering drawings.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Able to follow oral and written instructions and work on sequential work routines. 
    • Must possess independent decision-making skills regarding accuracy and quality of assigned tasks.
    • Ability to work independently, as well as in an integrated, multidisciplinary, collaborative, team environment.
    • Must be able to work well under pressure, meeting and completing multiple deadlines. 
    • Ability to adhere to corporate policies as detailed in the Employee Policies and Procedures Handbook.
    • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software with the ability to learn to utilize new technologies.
    • The selected candidate will be required to provide proof of the COVID-19 vaccination prior to hire, unless appropriately accommodated.
    • Must be able to pass WA State Patrol and DSHS Background Checks.
    Days and Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:00 am to 3:30 pm
    Starting Wage:
    Level I: $17.54 - $20.97 DOE + $1,000 HIRING BONUS
    Level II: $21.22 - $24.20 DOE + $1,000 HIRING BONUS
    We offer an excellent benefits package, including full coverage on medical, dental, long-term disability, life insurance, 401(k) matching retirement, 10 paid holidays, 160 hours of paid vacation, paid sick leave and an optional vision benefit that is available at a low cost. As an incentive, Chinook Enterprises will be offering a $1000 hiring bonus to successful new hires who maintain employment for at least 6 months and in good standing.
    To find out more about our Production Division, check out our website:
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