Jr Lab Technician (Mechanical Testing Lab) in Whitehall, MI at Arconic

Date Posted: 10/13/2019

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Job Description

This opening is with Arconic - Whitehall Operations, a division of Arconic Engines - a world leader in investment casting of superalloys, aluminum and titanium primarily for jet aircraft and industrial gas turbine markets. For more information on Arconic, visit us online at www.arconic.com/ 

This second shift position is located at the Arconic Research Center in Whitehall, MI.

As a Jr. Lab Technician in the Mechanical Testing Lab, the responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Mechanical testing sample preparation (sectioning)
  • Specimen heat treatment
  • Perform tensile, creep, and stress rupture testing
  • ​Other duties, as assigned
  • Periodic overtime coverage will be required.
  • Must be available to work 2:00 PM - 10:30 PM


Basic Requirements:
  • High school diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of two years continuous work history, post high school
  • Successfully meet the standardized PreVisor testing requirements. If applicant possesses a minimum of an associate degree, testing is not required.
  • 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.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Candidates with experience in physical property testing and Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) are preferred.
  • 1+ years of lab experience in a manufacturing or laboratory environment
  • Associate degree in a technical discipline
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to work in a self-directed or team environment
  • Strong organizational skills