Rockwell Collins Seat Assembler in Winston Salem, North Carolina

Rockwell Collins

Rockwell Collins is the world’s leading manufacturer of aircraft cabin interior products. Rockwell Collins designs, develops and manufactures a broad range of products for both commercial aircraft and business jets. For more information, visit the Rockwell Collins website at

As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now, including Seat Assemblers in our Seating Products Group in Winston-Salem, NC.

Job Summary

The Seat Assembler is responsible for using verbal instructions, work order, trim and finish drawings, pick sheets, and blueprints to assemble and install all components required for final assembly of commercial aircraft seats.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs all sub-assembly and component assembly operations required to completely assemble aircraft seating.

  • Understands and utilizes pick sheets, trim and finish drawings, work orders, WRR's and verbal instructions to properly and efficiently assemble all components.

  • Sets up and uses all types of fixtures, jigs, and testing equipment required to manufacture aircraft seating.

  • Makes all final checks and adjustments required for proper functional operation of details, components, and completed seat assemblies.

  • If required, detects problems and makes field repairs to seats after installation in aircraft or at customer's premises.

  • Ensures conformance to blue prints, written procedures and quality specifications.

  • Moves materials to and from work position. Keeps accurate records and makes reports in accordance with work performance requirements.

  • Identifies and notifies supervision of non-compliance difficulties.

  • Maintains a clean and safe work area.

  • Represents Rockwell Collins in a professional and business-like manner at all times.


  • Rivet guns, hand drills, countersinks, sanders, reamers, wrenches, screwdrivers, hammers, pliers, punches, and any other hand tool required in the assembly of aircraft seating components.

Minimum Requirements

  • Requires high school diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to read and understand work orders, trim and finish drawings, blueprints, job cards, and marked up drawings.

  • Working knowledge of basic shop math

  • Ability to fill out standard forms and records

  • Understanding of all data collection devices and computers, and the ability to enter and retrieve data from PCs as required

  • Ability to lift, push, or pull materials weighing up to 50 pounds

    EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.