Product Machinist in Hampton, VA at Arconic

Date Posted: 11/18/2019

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Job Summary
Tends one or more machine tools to machine metal and plastic work pieces to specifications on production basis by performing the following duties.
Essential Functions
Follow Arconic’s Safety Regulations and Work Rules Handbook along with all departmental specific safety requirements.
Read and follow the information on work instructions.
Records data either manually or by computer as required on company network and tracks parts by use of routing cards.
Sets up and operate drill press, surface grinders, vertical milling machines, and engine lathes in operations to tolerances within ± .0005”.
lifts workpieces up to 25 lbs manually and/or use hoist for workpieces 25 lbs or over to secure workpiece in fixture or device
Inspects and use calipers, dial indicators, micrometers, pin gauges, and borematic instruments to measure machined workpieces to verify conformance to specifications within ± .0005”.
Fabricates parts from sample drawings and/or sketches for use within the plant.
Machines plastics or other nonmetals to specifications within ± .002”.
Perform routine maintenance by replacing worn machine accessories such as cutting tools, add coolant to machine reservoirs, file, sand, or shape machined parts and clean parts, as necessary.
Ability to work in team environments, solo work and working with all levels management, Engineering and other departments.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Ability to compute rate, and percent.
Must comply with all company attendance policies and guidelines; this includes, but is not limited to, regular attendance and occasional overtime.
participates in continuous improvements initiatives within our process to enhance the work task.
Other duties as assigned.


This position requires a minimum of one year certificate from college or technical school.
This position requires a minimum of six months related experience and/or training.

Additional requirements
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.


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