Inspector in Waco, TX at Arconic

Date Posted: 11/5/2018

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems is looking for Inspector in our Quality Assurance department.  The position performs all duties in accordance with established EHS standards; monitors manufacturing operations by in-process and final inspection to assure compliance with approved processing procedures and/or specifications; evaluates problems and recommend corrective actions to prevent reoccurrences; uses standard inspection tools, such as micrometers, height gages, optical comparators, tensile and hardness testing machines, thread and coating thickness gages, and salt spray apparatus; operated final inspection and laboratory equipment and shear/tensile/push out records, production reports, and other documentation. This position will be based in our Waco, TX plant.
Arconic (NYSE: ARNC) 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.  Arconic Fastening Systems, a business unit of Arconic, holds the number one global position in aerospace fastening systems, and we’re the North American leader in commercial transportation fasteners.  Our high-tech, multi-material fastening systems are found nose to tail on aircraft and aero engines.  Our products are also critical components of industrial gas turbines, automobiles, commercial transportation vehicles, and construction and industrial equipment.  Headquartered in Torrance, CA; AFS employs over 6,000 people in 11 countries at 31 locations.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Monitor the Manufacturing Operations by In-Process and Final Inspection to assure compliance with approved processing, procedures and/or specification. 
  • Provide assistance to Q.A. and manufacturing to evaluate problems and recommend corrective actions to prevent future occurrences.
  • Uses all standard inspection tools, such as micrometers, height gages, optical comparators, tensile testing machines, hardness testing machines, thread gages, coating thickness gages, salt spray, etc., as may be necessary to determine conformance of products to blueprint specifications and/or standards.
  • Function and maintenance of all final inspection and lab equipment, shear, tensile and push out fixtures to evaluate functional characteristics of the product.
  • Make mounts, polish and evaluate micro-structures as required.
  • Maintain records, production reports and other reports and/or forms as required.
  • Performs other related duties as directed.
  • Will be expected to do quality work and care for equipment.
  • Must keep work area clean and orderly.
  • Must wear safety equipment provided and work safely at all times.
  • Good judgment and ability to work independently.
  • Must be physically capable of performing the job.
  • Ensure that all work activities are performed in accordance with established safety and environmental standards
  • Maintains full compliance with Company policies and procedures and conducts all activities in accordance with the Arconic Guide to Business Conduct.
  • Demonstrates a knowledge of and commitment to lear manufacturing principles and techniques.
  • Performs all work activities in accordance with safety and environmental standards.
Performs other duties as assigned


Basic Qualifications:
  • 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.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution preferred


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