MAINT.GENERAL MAINT.Associate Maintenance Worker.LIH_TOOL & MOLD MAKER_H09579 in La Porte, IN at Arconic

Date Posted: 9/22/2019

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Job Description

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 Engines, a business unit of Arconic, is a world-class producer of aero engine and industrial gas turbine components, including airfoils, rings, disks and forgings. Arconic Engines excels in vacuum melted superalloys, machining, performance coatings and hot isostatic pressing for high-performance parts that enable the next-generation of quieter, more fuel-efficient aero engines and cleaner power generation. For more information: Follow @arconic: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.
Arconic Engines in LaPorte IN, is seeking a Tool and Mold Maker to within our Castings facility.
Job Summary:
  • Work independent of general supervision, on any shift, to machine and/or manufacture dies, patterns and gauges of extreme complexity in support of the manufacturing process.
  • Plan and perform all bench, machine and finishing operations required to maintain, repair, troubleshoot and alter intricately designed and constructed wax dies, gauges and fixtures.
  • Operate all tool room machines.
  • Read blueprints.
  • Ability to interact positively with co-workers and other departments
Job Responsibilities:
  • Read and understand blueprints
  • Work from rough sketches
  • Run manual and computer controlled machines
  • Read micrometers, height gauges, calipers, indicators and any other precision tools
  • Basic layout work
  • Braze and solder and weld
  • Set-up and operate comparators
  • Maintain data on jobs performed
  • Program computer controlled machines
  • Perform other duties as required
  • Employees are expected to work overtime as needed.
Essential Function:
  • Must be able to function as a member of a team and be able to work under general supervision.
  • Must be able to work and function in a fast-paced environment.
  • Basic knowledge of computers
  • Must be able to maintain expected quality levels.
  • Design fixtures, gauges, molds etc
  • Rework and repair fixture, gauges and molds
  • Long periods of standing
  • Lifting, pushing, and pulling.
  • Math calculations
  • Program and operate CNC equipment


Basic Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • 2 years experience programing CNC Equipment
  • 4 years work experience in a tool room environment
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Associates degree in Machine Technology or Technical certification is preferred.
  • Journeyman Certification preferred
  • Work experience in Mold Making preferred
Skills and Abilities
  • Tool design
  • Layout
  • Read engineering design
  • Detail to precision tolerance
  • Math skills to include trigonometry
  • Use of measuring devices
  • Programming of computer controlled machines


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