Grinder Operator - Day Shift (A or C) in Washington, MO at Arconic

Date Posted: 1/11/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Summary: 
Processing of titanium sheets through grinders to meet customer specifications
Fundamental Duties:
  • Moves skids of titanium sheet with forklift
  • Will physically lift and move titanium sheets in and out of the grinders with the help of conveyors and will physically need to flip and turn the titanium sheet
  • Will visually self-inspect the sheet surface and use a grinding tool to remove any defects
  • Will use a micrometer and thickness gauge (vidigauge) to check the thickness of the titanium sheet
  • Performs minor grinder maintenance
  • Performs periodic cleaning of grinder and work area
  • Setups up machines and observes machine operation to detect any malfunction and installs large belts on grinders
  • Training of precision sheet helpers and grinder operators
  • Other duties as assigned


Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • 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.
Preferred Qualifications:
Skill & Competency Requirements:
  • Must stand, walk, and use hands to handle materials
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close/distance vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus
  • Required to read and interpret production orders and safety, operating, maintenance, and procedure manuals
  • Must have basic knowledge of math, math equations and use of various measuring instruments
  • Must work a full-time schedule and overtime as required
  • Must have basic computer skills
  • Must have problem solving skills, good communication skills, and the ability to work with others