Mechanical Engineer in Alcoa, TN at Arconic

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    300 South Hall Road
    Alcoa, TN
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  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

Arconic Inc.’s Tennessee Operations is seeking an experienced and talented Manufacturing Mechanical Engineer for our Tennessee Operations facility.

The Mechanical Engineer will provide engineering support and leadership of the site Crane and below-the-hook device engineering and safety programs, leadership of the Crane Inspection Crew, and engineering support to maintenance and operations beyond helping to restore flow.

The successful incumbent will also provide technical solutions to recurring design, process and application problems, analyze equipment and process data to identify opportunities and develop solutions and system improvements to address those opportunities. This person will also develop, manage and implement capital projects, major repairs and maintenance projects and provide some mechanical engineering support to all manufacturing and plant areas.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited institution;
  • Minimum of 5 years’ engineering experience with mechanical systems, to include overhead cranes, facilities and industrial infrastructure, pneumatics, hydraulics, pumps;
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and work with cross functional teams;
  • 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.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience and working knowledge of manufacturing processes and principles;
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in equipment and component failure analysis;
  • Minimum of 3 years of AutoCAD or similar CAD software experience;
  • Engineering experience with cranes, hoists, rigging and below-the-hook lifting devices in heavy industrial environment;
  • Working knowledge of heavy industrial equipment (rolling mills and material handling equipment preferred);
  • Experience in justifying, managing and installing capital projects;
  • Experience designing, installing, troubleshooting and maintaining industrial systems and equipment, including cranes, lifting and material handling, pumping, hydraulic and pneumatic systems;
  • Working knowledge of crane engineering, industry safety standards and related codes and specifications;
  • Strong mechanical and structural engineering skills;
  • Strong mechanical engineering, maintenance and reliability background;
  • Experience in justifying, managing and installing capital projects;
  • Strong mechanical engineering skills; 
  • Understanding of world class manufacturing techniques such as lean manufacturing, JIT, SPC, TQM;
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and work with cross functional teams;
  • Strong written and oral communications skills;
  • Strong problem solving and creative thinking skills.