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Machinist II - Plating (2nd Shift) in Sylmar, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 4/16/2019

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) is seeking a Machinist II for our Plating 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 of the manufacturing Supervisor and/or Department
  • Works directly from shop manuals, manufacturers’, specifications, blueprints, and shop drawings under direction of department lead
  • Reviews work for completeness and quality of workmanship
  • Will exercise proficiency in reading and interpreting blue prints, shop drawings, and planning documents
  • Will assist and practice proficiency in setting up tumblers, and understanding the quantities and how to run
  • Will exercise proficiency in using a variety of precision measuring instruments
  • Able to work with hand tools and knowledge of making chamfers
  • Able to work with parts and break the sharp edges of parts
  • Able to buff parts to proper surface finish
  • Move parts to next operation
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to follow established housekeeping and safety practices to maintain quality of work environment
  • Performs all work within established standards of production
  • Other duties may be assigned
  • Must be willing to work overtime and Saturdays as scheduled


  Basic Qualifications:

  • Highschool diploma or GED 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. 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous Plating/Sandblasting experience preferred
  • Previous Aerospace Manufacturing experience preferred