Electric Deicer Assembler

Assemble materials to make electric deicers for airplanes.
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Salary Range
$20,000 – $46,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Electric Deicer Assemblers do?

Assembles precut rubberized fabric, gum-rubber ply stocks, and wiring elements to make electric deicers for airplanes: Determines location for rubber ply stock and wiring elements on building form, following guidelines on form or using template and blueprints. Positions rubber ply stocks and element in specified sequence on building form, and secures them in place with rubber cement. Solders wire element connections at specified locations. Compresses assembled ply stocks with roller to remove wrinkles and promote adherence. Cuts and cements strips of gum rubber around wires for insulation and reinforcement. Trims excess ply stock from assembled deicer with knife. May verify electrical resistance of deicer by clamping deicer lead wires to testing device. May cover deicer with nylon blanket and tape it to building form. May assemble pneumatic deicers and be designated Deicer Assembler, Pneumatic.

Should I be an Electric Deicer Assembler?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Assembler, Dielectric Heater, Deicer Assembler, Electric, Deicer Assembler, Pneumatic

    How to Become an
    Electric Deicer Assembler

    Most Electric Deicer Assemblers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9haaaa&chl=no+college+%2865%25%29|certificate+%2835%25%29||||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,65,65
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