Machinist II - CNC (2nd Shift) in Sylmar at Arconic

Date Posted: 10/4/2018

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) is seeking a Machinist II for our CNC department on 2nd Shift for our Sylmar, CA location.
Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) holds the number one global market position in aerospace fastening systems and rings, and we’re the North American leader in commercial transportation fasteners.  Our rings and 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 7,500 people in 13 countries at 38 locations.  AFS is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC).
Join Arconic and join a network of people who are passionate about industry-changing technology that advances the world. You’ll have the opportunity to work with leading global companies that operate in world-changing industries—such as aerospace, automotive, building and construction, defense and commercial transportation. It’s not just a job. It’s a career and a path to the future. You’ll be part of a diverse culture of learning, teaching and mentorship. Arconic is fully committed to developing people: providing employees with the resources, and learning and development opportunities they need to excel and build a career.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Works under direct supervision and guidance from supervisor and able to follow written and verbal instructions
  • Works directly from shop manuals, manufactures, specifications, blueprints, and shop drawings under direction of department lead or supervisors and will exercise proficiency in reading and interpreting
  • Will work under the direction of immediate supervisor; higher labor grade machinist and/or department lead in carrying out cycle time reduction and process improvement initiatives
  • Reviews work for completeness and quality of workmanship
  • Loads and unloads parts from machine
  • Exercise proficiency in first article inspection following set-up by department lead or more skilled machinist
  • Exercise proficiency in in making adjustments to set-up prior to production run
  • Exercise proficiency on operating automatic and hand feed machines
  • Exercise proficiency checking drills and inserts for wear, and making machine adjustments after set-up to bring back tolerance
  • Exercise proficiency in SPC during operation for dimensions through measurement for accuracy of parts
  • Assures that parts being moved from the machine are labeled correctly
  • Machines parts according to drawings and specifications provided
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be willing to work overtime and Saturdays as scheduled


Basic Qualifications:
  • Highschool diploma or GED required
  • Minimum of 1-3 years’ experience as a CNC Machinist
  • 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. 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous Manufacturing Aerospace Industry Experience in CNC
  • Previous experience operating the following machines: Mori Seiki, Takamaz, Hass, Miyano