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Quality Technician - Metallurgical in Carson, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 4/3/2019

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Job Description

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.
Quality Tech II – Metallurgical
Essential Job Responsibilities;
  • Performs metallurgical sample preparation: cut, grind, mount and polish.
  • Prepares metallurgical samples for microstructure examination
  • Prepares inspection cards/data sheets for recording/maintaining results.
  • Performs minor maintenance and repair of test equipment
  • Performs processes in accordance with company procedures and specifications
  • Performs all necessary inspections, tests or calibrations in a timely manner 
  • Performs additional tasks as needed to support QA laboratory needs or as required by management
  • Works in safe manner that promotes the health and wellbeing of the individual and environment
  • Comply with all EHS rules and regulations and supervisory instructions
  • Report all incidents including injuries, spills, fires, property damage, and near misses to their supervisor


Education / Requirements;
  • Quality Tech II - Minimum 2 years’ experience working in a manufacturing environment or equivalent
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to read and interpret procedures and specification requirements, engineering drawings, charts and work instructions
  • Strong technical and organizational skills with the ability to multitask
  • High level of integrity, accuracy and dependability
  • Good communication skills
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English