Grinder in Rancho Cucamonga, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 1/15/2020

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Job Description

Arconic Engines 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 and seamless rolled rings in our industry.  Headquartered in Torrance, CA; Arconic Engines employs 7,900 people in 13 countries at 39 locations.  Arconic Engines is a business unit of Arconic, Inc. (NYSE:ARNC).
Arconic Inc. 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

Key Responsibilities:

•    Utilizing a large swing grinder and/or small hand grinder will condition parts for defect removal.  Grinds and smoothes surfaces of parts.
•    Examines and feels surface of work piece for defects.
•    Removal of defects and/or sharp edges.
•    Selects grade of abrasive belt, wheel, or disk according to specifications, knowledge of abrasives, and condition of metal, and attaches to grinder.
•    Starts grinder and moves it over surface of work piece to remove scratches, laminated metal, excess weld material, and burs.
•    Polishes ground areas with finer abrasive to produce smooth, unmarred surface.
•    Replaces worn abrasive disks, wheels, and belts.
•    Maintains a safe and organized workstation and follows all company policy, safety and procedures.


  • High Diploma or GED
  • One year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • 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.