Hammer Helper in Fontana, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 6/28/2019

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Job Description


Under the direction of the Blacksmith and Forge Supervisor, the Hammer Helper assists the Blacksmith and other members of the forging crew perform the forging operation.   


Duties and responsibilities include the following; other duties may be required and assigned at any time.
Transfers and/or lifts metal parts to and from workstations such as furnace, hammer, anvil using pick ups or manipulator.
Places punches on parts to set up hole punching operations.
Rotates, turns and flips parts during the hammer operation using shears, bolsters, and levers to move parts.
Removes scale from work piece and dies, using broom.  Marks material with specified information using metal stamp and sledge hummer.
Uses graphite, coal and other lubricants throughout the forging process.
Measures rough and finished parts with measuring tools to ensure fit in ring roller.
Conducts set-up of sizing equipment.
Operate overhead crane.
Operate forklift and/or manipulator and refuel with propane.
Grind surfaces of finished parts, using portable and stationary power grinders.
Responsible for housekeeping.
Must have an understanding and knowledge of company procedures and work instructions.
Maintains a safe and organized workstation and follows all company policy, safety and procedures.


This job has no supervisory responsibilities


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
High school diploma or GED and six to twelve months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience