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Sr. Manufacturing Engineer 3 in City of Industry, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 12/9/2018

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) is seeking an Sr. Manufacturing Engineer  for our aerospace fastener plant in City of Industry, CA.
Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) 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; we employ over 6,000 people in 11 countries at 32 locations.  AFS is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC).
Join Arconic and join a network of people who are passionate about industry-changing technology that advances the world. You’ll have the opportunity to work with leading global companies that operate in world-changing industries—such as aerospace, automotive, building and construction, defense and commercial transportation. It’s not just a job. It’s a career and a path to the future. You’ll be part of a diverse culture of learning, teaching and mentorship. Arconic is fully committed to developing people: providing employees with the resources, and learning and development opportunities they need to excel and build a career.
Key Responsibilities:

Develops, evaluates, and improves manufacturing equipment and controls; contacts vendors when necessary regarding new equipment and technology, using knowledge of materials, equipment and operations; reviews and implements materials and processing customer specifications while assuring that specifications reflect attainable cost effective requirements; gathers all relevant data in the manufacturing processes; uses the data in the support of designed experiments, failure analysis and problem solving activity and as a basis for analysis in corrective actions and process improvements; prepares project capitalization funding requests; manages assigned projects—including vendors and subcontractors—from concept through implementation.

  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Strong skills at cost reduction activities
  • Good drawing, specification and documentation interpretation
  • Ability to work well as a team to accomplish the company’s goals
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong organizational skills; ability to prioritize and accomplish tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 5 years manufacturing engineering experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in a metalworking fabrication and/or machine shop 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.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong communication skills and project management skills. 
  • Mechanical and / or manufacturing engineering experience