Production Technician I - Assembly in Waco, TX at Arconic

Date Posted: 8/18/2019

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems is looking for a Production Technician I – Assembly in our Blind Products department.  This role is responsible for the production of parts meeting print and specification requirements as well as the care and maintenance of equipment.  The position must function in a variety of duties as assigned by the Manufacturing Supervisor, train other operators, as required, and show by example a commitment to environmental health and safety and to continuous improvement.  This position will be based in our Waco, TX plant.
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 Fastening Systems, a business unit of Arconic, holds the number one global position in aerospace fastening systems, and we’re the North American leader in commercial transportation fasteners.  Our high-tech, multi-material fastening systems are found nose to tail on aircraft and aero engines.  Our products are also critical components of industrial gas turbines, automobiles, commercial transportation vehicles, and construction and industrial equipment.  Headquartered in Torrance, CA; AFS employs over 6,000 people in 11 countries at 31 locations.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Production of parts meeting drawing and specification requirements.
  • Set-up and operation of assigned equipment.
  • Perform statistical process control measurements and calculations.  Complete forms or computer entries as required.
  • Order and maintain inventory levels of required tooling, gages and supplies.
  • Participate in assuring team tooling and material readiness.  Assemble tooling set-up kits, stage raw materials and perform external setup tasks.
  • Participate in setting and achieving team and individual productivity and quality targets.
  • Perform machine inspections including daily, weekly and monthly preventative maintenance tasks.
  • Maintain work area in a neat and orderly manner according to 5-S principles.
  • Prepare daily production reports and forms.
  • Train other Technicians as required.
  • Ensure that all work activities are performed in accordance with established safety and environmental standards.
  • Maintains full compliance with Company policies and procedures and conducts all activities in accordance with the Arconic Guide to Business Conduct.
  • Demonstrates a knowledge of and commitment to lean manufacturing principles and techniques.
  • Performs all work activities in accordance with safety and environmental standards.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 1 year of mechanical 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 an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.