Steel Rivet Pin Heading in Tucson, AZ at Arconic

Date Posted: 1/9/2020

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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems Tucson Operations is looking for an entry level Machinist for our Steel Rivet Pin Heading Operation.  The entry level position is responsible for monitoring of various production machines in support of producing fastener components.
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
  • Responsible for production of parts meeting print and specification requirements
  • Performs the monitoring of production machines, such as headers, rollers, drillers, assembly machines, trimmers, screw machines, etc.
  • Assists with inspecting components to the proper customer and production specifications.
  • Utilizes a personal computer to input statistical process control (SPC data.)
  • Assists other operators with production activities such as component weight counting, lubing parts, changing oil machines, parts movement between locations, etc.
  • Performs 5-S duties on a regular basis as necessary.
  • Performs all duties in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Helps to ensure that quality and standards for the department are adhered to and maintained.
  • Assumes other special activities and responsibilities from time to time as required.
  • Adheres to Arconic EH&S, Quality, Continuous Improvements and other Company Policies.
  • Proficient in Basic Math
  • Proficient in Reading
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to lift 35 lbs
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions using reasoning and decision making skills to ensure quality work
  • Ability to regularly communicate and work with a team
  • Must be able to work overtime
  • No relocation benefit is offered for this position


  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution
  • 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
  • Prefer previous hands on experience using measuring tools such as micrometers and calipers, and reading blueprints.