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Heat Treat Operator in Torrance, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 5/7/2019

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems is seeking an experience Processing Tech for our Heat Treat area with a desire to learn. This is an opportunity to grow your career at a large, international aerospace company. The position includes competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance (medical, dental, vision), a 401k matching program, and paid holidays and vacation. This position is located at our plant in Torrance, CA.
Primary Purpose
Requires specific knowledge of general heat treat requirements for aluminum, titanium, nickel based alloys, stainless, and alloy steels.  Must be familiar with Heat Treat scheduling to ensure proper sequence for product through heat treating.  Must be familiar with the operation, adjustment and routine maintenance of all furnace controllers.
Major Activities
•       Will batch loads for optimum productivity.
•       Will set thermal couple, prepare load per optimal heat distribution of load.
•       Unload furnaces.
•       Responsible for heat treat and process furnace accuracy and uniformity surveys.
•       Ability to move parts on and off pallets.
•       Interpret hardness rating utilizing measuring tools and standards.
•       Places work piece into a heating furnace for a specified period of time.
•       Will be responsible for Hardness testing, utilizing specific calibrated hardness testing equipment.
•       Must have understanding and knowledge of company procedures and work instructions.
•       Maintains a safe and organized workstation and follows all company policy, safety and procedures.


Essential Knowledge & Skills
•       Must have high school diploma or equivalent
  • Certified in Lock Out/Tag Out
  • Ability to read and interpret blue prints
  • Must have good communication skills and know basic shop math
  • Must be able to read, write and understand English
  • Must be able to lift/move up to 30 lbs (may not exceed per EHS Policies)
Basic Qualifications:
-Minimum of 5 years’ experience
-High school diploma or GED
  • 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.