Machinist IV - CNC in Sylmar, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 3/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Sylmar, CA
  • Job Type:
    Manufacturing
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    3/23/2018

Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) is seeking a Machinist IV – CNC at 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.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Works under limited supervision
  • Interprets blueprints, shop drawings, planning to make complete setups and adjustments.
  • Set-up machine tools, fixtures and programs
  • for machining operation in conjunction with type of material and machine listed above. Sets up machine tools and fixtures for operation to produce parts by adjusting speeds, feeds, pressure, etc.
  • Identifies tooling holders, inserts, programs, feeds and speeds for machining operations
  • Operates machine on initial setups to check run. Provides first article inspection following setup and adjustments prior to production run.
  • Operates automatic and hand feed machines by stocking feeder on automatic or hand feeding on semi-automatic machine. Removes completed work, checks parts to blueprint. Uses measuring tools/instruments/SPC to assure that dimensions are being held.
  • Checks Drill and Inserts for wear, makes machine adjustments after setup to bring back into tolerance, SPC during operation for dimensions through measurement for accuracy of parts.
  • Uses standard precision measuring devices required by the operation.
  • Performs all work within established standards of production and the piece per hour machine capacity. Records data on ASK Data Ill system/production documents.
  • Responsible for review of own work for completeness and quality standards.
  • Performs product fabrication by tending machine during operation making adjustments as necessary to ensure dimensional control.
  • Loads and unloads parts from machine. Makes full use of available jigs and fixtures.
  • Provides all standard operator tools.
  • Follows established housekeeping and safety practices to maintain quality of work environment.
  • Performs related work of equal or lesser skill.
  • Makes recommendations to management to improve design, material, productivity, and/or machining
  • 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 4 years of experience in the Manufacturing Aerospace Industry
  • Must have expertise in at least three (3) of the following machines: Mori Seiki, Takamaz, Hass, and Miyano.
  • 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 option.
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulation (ITAR) which requires U.S. Person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as a U.S. citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (ie. Green Card Holder), Political Asylee, or Refugee


Preferred Qualifications

  • One year certificate from college or technical school