Machinist - Punch Press in Torrance, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 8/5/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems is seeking an experienced Punch Press Operator. This is an opportunity to grow your career at a large, international aerospace company. The position includes competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance (medical, dental, vision), a 401k matching program, and paid holidays and vacation. This position is located at our plant in Torrance, CA.
Primary Purpose
Sets up, operates, and trouble shoots various secondary machines in all manufacturing departments.
Major Activities
  • Proficiently sets up, operates, and trouble shoots machinery for self/others
  • Sets up machines, according to work order set standard procedures and specialized company products and/or processes
  • Learns the set up and operation of any new machines added to the departments to which assigned
  • Checks parts with standard gauges or precision measuring instruments and submits parts for inspection as required
  • Operates machines to ensure proper functioning and releases to and instructs operator in procedures for producing parts in conformance with specifications
  • Perform SPC Charting as required
  • Keeps work area clean, safe, and in an orderly fashion on a daily basis
  • Performs other tasks as required
    Essential Knowledge & Skills
  • Must have high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must have minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Certified in Lock Out/Tag Out
  • Ability to read and interpret blue prints
  • Must have good communication skills and know basic shop math
  • Must be able to read, write and understand English
  • Must be able to lift/move up to 30 lbs (may not exceed per EHS Policies)


Basic Requirements
  • Must have high school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must have minimum of 3 years of experience
  • 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.​