Production Technician I - Operator Blind Products in Waco, TX at Arconic

Date Posted: 7/31/2019

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Arconic Fastening Systems is looking for a Production Technician I – Operator in our Blind Products department.  This role is responsible for the production of parts meeting print and specification requirements as well as for the care and maintenance of equipment.  The Production Technician I – Operator must function in a variety of duties as assigned by the Manufacturing Supervisor.  The position will be located in Waco, TX.
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:
  • Operation of assigned equipment following standard work to include loading inputs, e.g.; wire, headed parts, etc.
  • Perform statistical process control measurements and calculations.  Complete forms or computer entries regarding those measurements and calculations as required.
  • Perform general housekeeping tasks which ensures the work area is neat, clean, orderly and adheres to 5S principles.
  • Accurately and thoroughly prepare daily production reports and forms.
  • Participate in identifying, implementing and communicating improvement opportunities in assigned work tasks. 
  • Perform machine inspections including daily, weekly and monthly preventative maintenance tasks.
  • Enter electronic maintenance requests for machine repairs.
  • Participate in setting and achieving team and individual productivity and quality targets.
  • 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 Code of Conduct.
  • Demonstrates a knowledge of and commitment to lean manufacturing principles and techniques.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Basic Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • Prior experience in a 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 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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