Process Engineer in Cleveland, OH at Arconic

Date Posted: 12/22/2019

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Arconic Engines, Cleveland Operations, 3960 S. Marginal Rd., Cleveland, OH, is seeking a process/product engineer for our Patterns Business Center.
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 Engines, a business unit of Arconic, 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 will support manufacturing through process control and improvement initiatives and assume direct responsibility for integrity of assigned products. This position will also establish and maintain external and internal customer interaction to understand technical requirements and resolve issues; prepare part specific work instructions, maintain knowledge of job cost and develop / implement appropriate plans to improve profitability and reduce cost through process improvement activity.
  • Responsible for improving pattern quality in wax and wax/plastic product.
  • Work closely with the production leadership team to meet commitments to customers.
  • Lead the release of new, incoming products starting from initial customer request to full production.
  • Administer manufacturing instruction and product criteria to production floor to ensure product is in compliance with customer requirements.
  • Identify continuous improvement opportunities and design solutions to reduce scrap and increase efficiency.
  • Analyze and present data to resolve issues with engineering counterparts at customer plants.
  • Develop and lead improvement projects with minimal instruction/supervision. Implement new processes and process improvements into production.
  • Troubleshoot machinery operation issues and see through to a resolution including injection presses, ultrasonic, engraving, x-ray and CMM.
  • Create/Modify injection press parameters to reduce defects and improve yield.
  • Develop and maintain strong, professional connection with Arconic casting plants.
  • Work with all areas of production to problem solve and ensure shipment deadlines are met.


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • 3+ years engineering 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 a U.S. citizen, U.S. permanent resident (i.e. ‘green card holder’), political asylee, or refugee.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited institution
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Skilled in Excel and Microsoft Office
  • Injection press experience
  • Investment casting experience
  • Six Sigma certified