Grinder I in Fullerton, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 10/10/2018

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Job Description

Position Description Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) serves the global aerospace, automotive, and commercial transportation markets with the most specialized engineering, highest quality, and the greatest breadth and depth of fastening system solutions in our industry.  Headquartered in Torrance, CA; AFSR employs 7,900 people in 13 countries at 38 locations.  AFS is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC).
Sets up and operates grinding equipment, including but not limited to, centerless grinders, abrasive cut-off machines, double disc grinders and any other type of grinder for production.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Plan the set-up and sequence of operations on special and assigned grinding work by studying work orders, part prints, engineering drawings or other instructions.
  • Check dimensions, finish, material and nature of part to determine feed and speed and other set-up information to hold specified tolerances and obtain required finish.
  • Make complete set-up of all grinders by selecting and mounting suitable type, size and grade of grinding wheel, holding fixtures and attachments. 
  • Position, align and secure part.
  • Make machine adjustments, dress, true and shape grinding wheels as required.
  • Operate any type grinder to produce both production, experimental parts and details.
  • Check parts for finish and dimension with use of precision measuring instruments.
  • Make such minor repairs as may be required in set-up and operations.
  • May set-up machines for operation by others
  • May be required to train others in the department.
  • Trouble shoots problems in both parts to be worked on, and machine problems.


Basic Qualifications 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 an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.