Sr. Process Engineer – Post Cast Process Owner
At Arconic

Date Posted: 8/13/2017

Job Description

This position is responsible for ensuring that the Post Cast processes are performed in compliance with the methods, materials and equipment specifications as detailed in the corporate Post Cast manual. For this position, all references to post cast include but are not limited to; knockout, cut off, grinding, grit blast, finishing, straightening, media and handling.

  • Approve all new and revised instructions in the Post Cast area.
  • Ensure and audit compliance to Department Activity Instruction, Corporate manual requirements and SOP’s. that ensure compliance to NADCAP compliance.
  • Responsible for determination of the root cause of any deviation from critical process specifications, executional scrap pareto analysis and provide technical support to Engineering team to resolve Post cast related issues.
  • Responsible for performing deviation investigation, creating/updating necessary work Instructions/procedures, identifying and implementing appropriate corrective actions and change controls.
  • Responsible for reporting the critical process status (ASATS) on daily and monthly basis to the Corporate Business Unit Post Cast Process Owner.
  • Review all new equipment Specifications in the Post Cast Area.
  • Responsible for qualifying new equipment, re-builds and improvements per corporate standards prior to production release related to Post Cast Processes.
  • Responsible for daily interface and communication of issues with manufacturing, maintenance, facilities personnel responsible for the Post Cast areas
  • Responsible for understanding downstream product quality as it relates to Post Cast and reacting appropriately to observed conditions.
  • Institute proper project monitoring, follow up and feedback system to insure financial and contract targets are met. (yields, rework).
  • Foster continuous improvement utilizing Process Management designed experiments, IPM and SPC, Cpk
  • Work on Cross-Functional teams to accomplish department and Plant goals.
  • Demonstrates considerable ingenuity and creativity while recognizing prudent risk.
  • As a recognized expert in the Post Cast process technology area, provide technical guidance to management and peers in areas of current or potential needs of the plant.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree from an accredited institution.
  • A minimum of 2 years experience in an engineering role within a manufacturing environment.
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors in Mechanical, Electrical or Materials Science Engineering from an accredited institution.
  • Experience in investment casting, programming and machining
  • Black belt/Green belt certification
  • Knowledge of statistical software (Minitab, JMP)
  • Knowledge of programming software (SQL, Visual Basic)
  • Project Management experience

Job Snapshot

Employee Type:


Dover, NJ


Job Type:


At least 2 year(s)


Date Posted:

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