Careers

Frederica DE & Houston TX Locations

ILC Dover is a dynamic, entrepreneurial engineering development and manufacturing company focused on solving unique customer problems. We are best known for the design and development of NASA extravehicular space suits and the Mars Pathfinder inflatable impact system. We are also leaders in the design and development of pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical powder containment products, tethered aerostats and manned airships, innovative protective equipment and advanced inflatable systems used in critical applications.

If you are challenged by a fast paced, continuous improvement culture and want to work with a team of experts in high tech non-rigid materials, using state of the art analytical and production systems, please contact us. 

We offer an attractive benefits package and industry competitive compensation.

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In order to qualify for any of our openings, one must be a U.S. Citizen or a U.S. Permanent Resident

Current Job Postings

Job Title:  Assoc. Sewers – PPE/LTA                          Must be able to work “All” Shifts (4) Sewers

Job Duties: This position requires strong sewing skills on various types of industrial sewing machines. Occasional lifting and or pulling on heavy material, ability to work in stocking feet or moccasins and willing to cross train with small adhesive bonding and thermal operations on the production floor. Primary position is to sew soft good hood assemblies. Other duties will include sewing of LTA, PPE products as well as occasional cementing/ support as required.

High volume sewing is required. Some minor adhesive bonding operations and occasional work with thermal machines. Must be able to walk in stocking feet or moccasin’s, crawl and or sit on a concrete floor and climb on a sewing table top. Ability to work from written or verbal instruction and work well in a team environment.

Qualifications:

Basic skills of reading, writing and the ability to use a measuring tool. Strong working knowledge on both automated and manual industrial sewing machines:

Including set up and minor machine adjustments. Must be able to work from work instructions with minimal verbal direction. Understanding dimensions from a drawing is preferred. Must have high speed sewing experience with single needle or serge sewing equipment. All operators must be available to work any shift and some weekend work may be required.

 

 

Department:
Manufacturing
Location:
Frederica, DE
Primary Contact:
Linda Showell
Shift:
ALL Shifts 1, 2, & 3rd

Work as part of a team to fabricate, assemble, rework, and repair entire product or component of a product applying knowledge of working characteristics of plastic and bonding techniques, using precision instruments, hand tools, power tools, machines, and equipment. Team Assemblers can perform all tasks conducted by the team in the assembly process and rotate through all or most of them rather than being assigned to a specific task on a permanent basis. May participate in making management decisions affecting the work. Group leaders who work as part of the team should be included.

Department:
Manufacturing
Location:
Frederica, DE
Primary Contact:
Linda Showell
Shift:
Must be able to work ALL shifts