Maintenance Mechanic - 2nd Shift in Fullerton, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 1/3/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems in Fullerton is seeking a skilled Maintenance Mechanic.
Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) holds the number one global position in aerospace fastening systems, and we’re the North American leader in commercial transportation fasteners.  Our 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; we employ over 6,000 people in 11 countries at 31 locations.  AFS is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC).
Performs skilled mechanical work to install, maintain, repair, and/or modify manufacturing plant equipment, building and fixtures.
Essential Functions
  • Travel monthly for 2-3 weeks to other AFS sites, primarily Acuna Mexico;
  • Repair, plant equipment by cleaning, adjusting, and/or replacing parts such as air, gas, water, oil, and other hydraulic lines, pumps, motors, valves, gauges, control mechanisms, filters, gearboxes, belts, gears, pulleys, shafts, bearings, gaskets, seals, filters, handles, fire bricks in furnace, etc;
  • Inspect plant equipment such as forklift, hydraulic lift hand trucks, furnace compressors, pumps, etc. to identify needs for cleaning, adjustment, repair and/or replacement;
  • Diagnose mechanical malfunctions of plant equipment to identify causes and determine appropriate course of action to restore to safe and efficient operating condition;
  • Fabricate, install, and/or rebuild metal parts, equipment and fixtures such as braces, brakes, handles, pans, baskets, racks, tanks, cages, rails, doors, latches, chutes, stools, benches, etc., by cutting, grinding, welding, brazing, and bolting as required;
  • Install machine and equipment by moving into place mounting non-energized motors, and connecting air, water, gas, and oil lines, pumps, and other mechanical parts;
  • Install, maintain, modify, and repair building and plumbing systems. Include cutting and threading steel pipe, cutting and soldering copper pipe, cutting and cementing PVC pipe, and connecting to joints, valves, tanks, builds, erects, constructs or modifies buildings, offices and structures as required;
  • May perform general maintenance work such as repairing and painting walls, doors, desks, chairs, and other woodwork, replacing broken windows, etc;
  • May assist with the installation or repair of electrical systems by installing conduit, pulling wires, and replacing switches, power cords, etc.


Basic Qualifications
  • High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED); and five years minimum related experience in a manufacturing facility as a mechanic.
  • 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.