Manufacturing Engineer III in Industry, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 6/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Industry, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer III at our aerospace manufacturing facility in the City of Industry, CA.
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.
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 32 locations. AFS is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC).
Primary Purpose of the Job:
  • To provide on-the-floor engineering support.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Develops, evaluates and improves manufacturing equipment and controls;
  • Contacts vendors when necessary regarding new equipment and technology, using knowledge of materials, equipment and operations;
  • Reviews and implements materials and processing customer specifications while assuring that specifications reflect attainable cost effective requirements;
  • Gathers all relevant data in the manufacturing processes; uses the data in support of designed experiments, failure analysis and problem-solving activity and as a basis for analysis in corrective actions and process improvements;
  • Prepares project capitalization funding requests;
  • Manages assigned projects—including vendors and subcontractors—from concept through implementation;
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Skills and Abilities:
  • Strong problem-solving abilities;
  • Cost reduction activities;
  • Excellent drawing, specification and document interpretation;
  • Able to communicate effectively with all levels of management, including staff, management, senior leaders, clients, vendors, etc.
  • Project management.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution;
  • Minimum of two (2) years of relatable manufacturing 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.
Preferred Qualifications:
•  Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing, Industrial or Mechanical Engineering from an accredited institution;
•  Minimum of five (5) years of manufacturing experience;
•  Minimum of five (5) years of metalworking industry experience;
•  Experience with problem solving tools and techniques such as: 5-whys, Six Sigma, FMEA, Fishbone Diagram (Ishikawa), etc.;
•  Experience with General Machining, CNC Lathes, Centerless Grinding, Heading, Presses for Hot Forming (Forging), Thread Rolling, Tooling or Fixturing.