Production Associate in Alcoa, TN at Arconic

Date Posted: 9/13/2018

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Job Description

Arconic is currently in search of production associates to join our Global Rolled Products (GRP) Operations business unit in Alcoa, TN. 
Arconic’s Global Rolled Products Business is a leading manufacturer of highly-differentiated aluminum sheet and plate products for the aerospace, automotive, commercial transportation, brazing and industrial markets.  Our Alcoa, Tennessee facility has recently completed an expansion to serve customers in the growing automotive market. Operate state-of-the-art production equipment to process aluminum in a heavy manufacturing environment within a team culture.  Tasks include but are not limited to: interfacing with computerized processes to operate machinery and associated mobile equipment, monitor and review information from process materials or the environment to detect or assess problems, problem-solve with co-workers using relevant information and judgment, and make decisions to determine efficient operation of the equipment. Must be available and willing to work any shift as well as overtime, as required.


Basic Qualifications
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • 3 or more years of consistent work experience.
  • Willing and able to work rotating or swing shifts, weekends, nights, and holidays. 
  • Ability and willingness to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and work in a heavy manufacturing environment.
  • 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 a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Preferred Qualifications Associate’s Degree, two-year technical degree, or bachelor’s degree.
  • 5 or more years of consistent experience. 
  • Knowledge of production processes, quality control, budgets and cost control, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture of goods. 
  • Understanding of the customer/supplier relationship and ability to build consensus is vital.
  • Flexible, cooperative team member.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and effective problem solving skills.
  • Ability to interface effectively with technology.


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