Process Control Technician in Midway, GA at Arconic

Date Posted: 11/14/2018

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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.
This role is based at our Midway, GA facility, which is part of Arconic Engines (AEN), a business unit of Arconic. AEN 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
This position inspects, tests, repairs, calibrates, and maintains equipment in the entire facility. 
Essential Functions:
This is a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities and is not all inclusive. Incumbent(s) may and may be required to perform additional, position-specific tasks.
  • Inspect and test equipment to identify malfunctions or defects.
  • Perform furnace TUS, Sat, and maintain furnace calibration / compliance
  • Provide hardware design, including I/O, response units, control units, network requirements and software
  • Codes programs in varied languages with focus on VBScript, C++ and Ladder Logic
  • Provide integrated SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition) solutions
  • Proficiency in: Proficy Plant Applications (iFix, Historian, Portal), Rockwell Automation Software (Factory Talk View, RSLinx, Factory Talk Historian), VBA, Microsoft Suite / SQL / AutoCAD / Server / Active Directory / Group Policy / Cisco
  • Consult manuals, schematics, wiring diagrams, and engineering personnel to troubleshoot and solve equipment problems and to determine optimum equipment functioning.
  • Prepare and maintain records detailing tests, repairs, calibrations, furnace surveys, and maintenance.
  • Analyze test data to diagnose malfunctions, to determine performance characteristics of systems, and to evaluate effects of system modifications.
  • Repair, replace, and clean equipment and components
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.
  • Ability to work various shifts that support a 24/7 operation
  • Must be able to learn and follow company procedures and work instructions.
  • Maintains a safe and organized workstation and follows all company policy, safety and procedures.
Work Location/Environmental Requirements:
Nickel and titanium manufacturing facility. Exposure to: moving mechanical parts; wet and/or humid conditions; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; extreme cold, extreme heat, vibration; loud noise level


Basic Qualifications:
  • Associates degree from an accredited university 
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working in at least one of these specialty areas; gas fired furnace calibrations / maintenance, E&I, Process Controls, hydraulics, CNC mechanic, welding, or facilities/general maintenance
  • 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:
  • Associates degree in process control, technology, instrumentation technology, electrical or instrumentation
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working in at least one of these specialty areas (Controls/Electronics, Electrician, Hydraulics, Welding or Facilities/General Maintenance)