General Forge Helper in Rochester, NY at Arconic

Date Posted: 7/3/2018

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Job Description

Arconic Engines has an opening for a General Helper for the Grinding Department. This position is based in our Rochester, NY facility; and candidates should be shift flexible, able to work up to 12 hr. shifts on days or nights.

Arconic Engines is a world-class producer of aero engine and industrial gas turbine components, including airfoils, rings, disks and forgings. We excel 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. Arconic Engines is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC).




Basic Qualifications

  • Use either a hand grinder or swing grinder to grind the edges or surfaces of either billets of cut metal or blank rings to specifications outlined by Management.
  • Utilize power tools, air arching equipment and billet grinders to smooth and deburr parts, and select speeds, feeds, and wheels to maintain finishes.
  • Key personnel for coverage in areas deemed necessary by department Supervisor.
  • Assist in setups where additional departmental manpower will aid production.
  • Move parts within WIP to their next scheduled department
  • Assist with the management of Scrap throughout the facility
  • Will be required to wear a respirator.
  • Operate mobile equipment including but not limited to forklifts and cranes.
  • Standard work includes bending, squatting, lifting, standing for more than 20 minutes at a time.
  • Consistent lifting up to 50 lbs.
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • This position is subject to the 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

  • Arconic EHS and OSHA certified to operate a forklift
  • 1 year of basic forklift operation experience.
  • 2 years’ experience in manufacturing industry.