Instrumentation Engineer in Whitehall, MI at Arconic

Date Posted: 10/17/2018

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Job Description

Arconic Engines, a business unit of Arconic, is a world-class producer of aero engine and industrial gas turbine components, including airfoils, rings, disks and forgings. We excel in vacuum melted superalloys, machining, performance coatings and hot isostatic pressing for high performance parts that enable the next-generation of quieter, more fuel-efficient aero engines and cleaner power generation.

This position will be located in the Howmet Research Center.  Key responsibilities will include:

•           Perform instrument calibrations and heat treat furnace pyrometry surveys.
•           Record calibration information and prepare written reports. 
•           Write and follow procedures. 
•           Maintain records of calibration, tests, and inspections, as required. 
•           Troubleshoot and repair lab equipment, process controls, and induction power supplies.  Some electrical project work may be required.
Occasional travel to other Arconic facilities across the U.S. for calibration and repair may be required.  There will also be on-call responsibilities.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of three months working in an internship, co-op, or lab environment.
  • 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 Internal Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Technology.
  • Minimum 3 years experience working within an Engineering capacity.
  • Read and understand electrical schematics and use them to troubleshoot equipment.
  • Issue routine reports and correspondences.  Familiarly with quality procedures is a plus. 
  • Communicate well before groups, with employees, and customers.
  • Use Microsoft Word and Excel.  Familiarity with Microsoft office and Mini-Tab is preferred.
  • Multitask, attention to detail and be a self-starter.
  • Understanding of mathematical concepts. 
  • Define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Must be able to occasionally lift/move up to 25 pounds.
  • Apply knowledge of measurement science, mathematics, physics and electronics to calibrate inspection and measuring equipment in the: electrical, dimensional, optical, physical, mechanical, gas flow, and environmental disciplines, to ensure process instrument measurement accuracy