Careers

RESEARCH, ENGINEERING, MANUFACTURING, QUALITY ASSURANCE AND MORE

At Airborne Systems, we engineer and manufacture high-quality, high-performance parachutes and related products for the military and for search and rescue. For nearly a century, we have set the standard for capability, quality and performance with our world-class engineering, manufacturing, training and service.

Airborne Systems is a global company, which brings to the market and its customers a history and legacy that embraces four of the world’s leading parachute companies. No other parachute company has the resources of Airborne Systems.

Each company within Airborne Systems provides a variety of career opportunities, professional growth, and comprehensive benefits that allows Airborne Systems to attract and retain its most important asset; it’s Human Capital.

Come be a part of this successful, respected, and growing team. We especially welcome Transitioning Military Personnel to explore the opportunities available at Airborne Systems.

Airborne Systems is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Available Positions

Pennsauken, New Jersey

The Export Compliance and Contract Specialist supports all activities across the company related to management and continued implementation of effective export compliance programs under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Develops and maintains trade compliance policies and operational procedures and updates them according to the regulatory changes brought about by the US government and other procedural changes that apply to export compliance. Prepares complex licenses and agreements to support sales programs and initiatives including agents and reseller agreements.
Completes a combination of the sewing functions required to assemble the raw materials for the manufacture of the parachutes and/or related parts, in a reasonable period of time and in accordance with company quality standards. This position generally requires a skilled operator comfortable working with difficult, awkward materials and capable of using standard measuring tools. Daily duties will include the operation of any or all of the following sewing/other machines, both manual and computer driven automatic: all gauge double needle, single needle, bartackers, zigzag and merrow/overlock.

Santa Ana, California

Support Parachute Rigging Department with packing and assembly of mechanical, electrical and textile components. Correctly lay out parachutes and various components using support equipment.
As a member of the Business Unit team, plans, directs, and coordinates activities of the designated project to ensure that objectives and goals are accomplished within prescribed contract schedule and funding.
As part of a team, you will be responsible for the design analysis of space related recovery systems. This will involve you in the entire recovery system design cycle including conceptual design, system modeling, test definition, post-test data analysis, model correlation, and technical documentation.
Prepares and develops designs of various equipment for products and engineering proposals.
Prepares and develops designs of various equipment for products and engineering proposals.
Prepares various equipment and engineering proposals to develop designs for products.