Blacksmith in Fontana, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 4/27/2018

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Job Description

Arconic Engines (AEN) has an immediate opening for Blacksmith to assist in the production process at our plant in Fontana, CA. .

Arconic (NYSE: ARNC) creates breakthrough products that shape industries. Working in close partnership with our customers, we solve complex engineering challenges to transform the way we fly, drive, build and power. Through the ingenuity of our people and cutting-edge advanced manufacturing techniques, we deliver these products at a quality and efficiency that ensure customer success and shareholder value. Arconic Engines, a business unit of Arconic, is a world-class producer of aero engine and industrial gas turbine components, including airfoils, rings, disks and forgings. Arconic Engines excels in vacuum melted superalloys, machining, performance coatings and hot isostatic pressing for high-performance parts that enable the next-generation of quieter, more fuel-efficient aero engines and cleaner power generation. For more information: www.arconic.com. Follow @arconic: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.


Join Arconic and join a network of people who are passionate about industry-changing technology that advances the world. You’ll have the opportunity to work with leading global companies that operate in world-changing industries—such as aerospace, automotive, building and construction, defense and commercial transportation. It’s not just a job. It’s a career and a path to the future. You’ll be part of a diverse culture of learning, teaching and mentorship. Arconic is fully committed to developing people: providing employees with the resources, and learning and development opportunities they need to excel and build a career.

Summary of duties: ​
Responsible for leading a forging crew throughout the forging and production of parts as defined by customer orders.
  • This team leader oversees a crew of 2-4 employees within the same department, on an assigned work shift.
  • Conducts setup, layout and planning of operations based upon job order requirements
  • Interacts with other departments to meet production schedules
  • Leads a crew through the forging process as required based on the type of alloy and as specified on the job order and signing on the furnace charts, shop traveler and any other required paperwork
  • Maintains general shop order number and heat lot tractability on billet traceable jobs and serial number tractability.
  • Understands heat up rates and material shrinkage allowance
  • Understands, executes and leads others through WI 1.4.2.08 control of Forging operations
  • Assures proper furnace set up and temperature control and oversees the safe loading and unloading of work places.
  • Verifies conformance of work piece to job order requirements


Basic Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • 3 years experience
  • Valid forklift certification
  • Pass the Vision Acuity Test
  • Employee must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be requires at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U. S. Person status. ITAR defines U.S. Person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card' Holder), Political Asylee or Refugee.


Preferred Qualifications