Machining Technician I - Tool Room in Waco, TX at Arconic

Date Posted: 12/20/2019

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems is looking for a Machining Technician I in our Tool Room .  This is an entry level position.  The Trainee will be expected to gain the knowledge and experience to move into Machining Technician II.  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.
Specific Responsibilities (these will vary depending on work assignment):
  • Must be able to read and interpret blueprints and sketches.
  • Must be able to read gages, micrometers, scales, calipers and related precision measuring equipment.
  • Must have own hand tools.
  • Perform work on tool room equipment such as lathes, milling machines, grinders, and related equipment.
  • 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.
  • Ensure that all work activities are performed in accordance with established safety and environmental standards.
  • Make out production reports, time cards and other reports or forms as required.
  • Maintains full compliance with Company policies and procedures and conducts all activities in accordance with the Arconic Code of Conduct.
  • Demonstrates a knowledge of and commitment to learn manufacturing principles and techniques.
  • Performs all work activities in accordance with safety and environmental standards.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Basic Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 6 months of experience utilizing machine tools to perform precision metal cutting operations.  This may include Technical school education.
  • 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:
  • Technical school education in machining


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