Entry Level Production - Texarkana in Texarkana, TX at Arconic

Date Posted: 8/9/2018

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Job Description

Position Description:
Arconic has an exciting opportunity for a Utility Person to work in our Global Rolled Products Division located in Texarkana, TX. This facility specializes in aluminum cast plate. Utility Person is an entry level position and a core component for our workforce as one of the world’s largest aluminum producers. The Utility Person operates equipment and performs tasks that support the various production and service units. A Utility Person performs general labor duties that include the use of torches, shovels, other hand tools and operation of some mobile equipment in a heavy industrial environment while supporting and assisting in maintenance of plant equipment.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Performs tasks that support various producing units using basic hand tools, pneumatic equipment, gauges, oxygen lances, power actuated tools, and torches.
  • Work with and around materials that may be hot, heavy or sharp, and hazardous chemicals.
  • Attend specialized environmental training as required by the EHS Department.
  • Assist, maintains, and completes all necessary production reports, written and via computer terminal. Remove ingots from casting pit by use of radio controlled overhead cranes.
  • Operate material handling equipment such as overhead and mobile cranes of various sizes and types.
  • Assists in inspecting and performing maintenance on equipment.
  • Handles, transports, and processes product and materials in excess of 40lbs.


Basic Qualifications
  • High School diploma or GED equivalent with ability to perform basic math, read and comprehend written instructions and follow both written and verbal instructions
  • At least 1 year of manufacturing /industrial experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience working in a heavy industrial setting
  • Experience in a molten metal environment
  • Experience in a role that included Environmental Health and Safety responsibilities for a team or facility (ex. safety committee member, safety trainer, safety incident investigation involvement)