Arconic Manufacturing Engineer I in Carson, California

Arconic Fastening Systems is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer I to direct and assist quality teams in obtaining efficient operation of the Quality activities. This role will maintain a customer focus (quality and on-time delivery are priority); assure a safe and healthful workplace; direct and supervise activities of quality team leads, technicians, and operators; and show by example a commitment to employee involvement, participative management, and continuous improvement. This position is located at our aerospace manufacturing plant in Carson, 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 31 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.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Responsible for maintenance of material specifications, product drawings, routing sheets and manufacturing procedures

  • Design and debugging of manufacturing processes and tooling for headers, rollers, drillers etc

  • Continuous improvement of tooling and manufacturing methods.

  • Assist in reduction of set-up time

  • Work hand in hand with production technicians to enhance manufacturing processes and troubleshoot issues

  • Resource for technical guidance to manufacturing personnel

  • Assist in determination of root cause of persistent problems

  • Assist in justification of new production facilities

  • Assist in getting new facilities “on line”

  • Support Quality System Improvement

  • Provides analysis and assists with capital equipment justifications

  • Interfaces with other manufacturing departments to address and resolve engineering issues

Basic Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s Engineering degree in Mechanical or Metallurgical Engineering from an accredited institution

  • Minimum 1 year experience including internships metal forming industry (graduating winter 2018 or spring/summer 2019)

  • 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:

  • Affinity to metal working principles required

  • Must have strong communication and problem-solving skills

  • Must be skilled in Microsoft, PowerPoint, and Excel

  • Knowledge of world class manufacturing principles such as lean manufacturing, JIT, SPC,TQM, etc are preferred

  • Must be able to read, write, and understand English


Job: *Engineering

Organization: *06531-31212 TI / VL

Title: Manufacturing Engineer I

Location: CA-Carson

Requisition ID: 18001525

Compliance With the Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Laws and Regulations

Arconic reaffirms its policy to provide equal employment opportunity in recruiting, hiring, upgrading and promotion, conditions and privileges of employment, company-sponsored training, access to facilities, educational assistance, social and recreational programs, compensation, benefits, transfers, discipline, layoffs, recalls or termination of employment to all employees without discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, veteran status, genetic information, sex or age (within statutory limits).

We live our Values and measure our success by the success of our customers, shareholders, communities and people. Arconic’s success is driven by the advantage created by the collective efforts of its employees, and is dependent upon a diverse, inclusive environment that embraces change, new ideas, respect for the individual and fosters an equal opportunity for success. We have zero tolerance for discrimination, intimidation or harassment of any kind.