Maintenance General Mechanic in Lafayette, IN at Arconic

Date Posted: 10/28/2019

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Job Description

Arconic is seeking Mechanic to join our Aluminum Extrusion (AEX)  business unit in Lafayette, IN.
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 Aluminum Extrusion serves the global aerospace and automotive markets with the most specialized engineering, highest quality, and the greatest breadth and depth of forgings and extrusions. Our vertically integrated capabilities and deep materials science expertise in aluminum and titanium structural casting is taking the industry to new heights. AEX is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE: ARNC).


Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Must be willing to work any shift
Primary Functions of the Job
  • Design, fabricate, install, repair, modify and maintain machines, equipment, structures and facilities.
Materials Used, Processed and Handled
  • Machine parts, metal stock, pins, tubing, fittings, mechanical hardware, compressed gases, oil, grease, paint, acids, fiber optics, specialty metals.
Tools and Equipment
  • Tools common to the craft of millwright, pipefitter, welder, layout person, rigger, and blacksmith, such as drill press, saws, abrasive cutoff wheel, grinders and shears.
  • Pipe fitting equipment.
  • Welding and burning equipment.
  • Hoists
  • Cranes
  • Non-destructive testing equipment.
  • Personal computer; PLC terminals.
Basic Qualifications:
  • The minimum requirements are 5 years Journey persons experience maintaining heavy equipment with a working knowledge of welding, machine repair, millwright, hydraulics, sheet metal, pipe fitting, and blue prints. 
  • Graduate of an approved apprentice program or have formal technical training beyond high school.  Or a Journeyman’s card (A Department of Labor Certificate or Equal). Testing and a skills demonstration will be required. Permanent employment subject to probation period not to exceed 6 months.
  • If you are currently working as a general mechanic, proof of experience and/or a copy of your Journeyman’s card must accompany your bid.
  • 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


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