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  • Manufacturing Engineer, Arconic

    Job Locations US-NY-Kingston
    Posted Date 3 months ago(4/23/2018 10:12 AM)
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    Arconic Fastening Systems is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer II to investigate and resolve work-in-process problems, and to develop and refine manufacturing processes. The Manufacturing Engineer will also prepare programs for NC and CNC machines using Computer Aided Machining systems and manual methods. This position is located at our hand tool manufacturing plant in Kingston, NY.


    • Develops work methods, production processes, and tooling to manufacture products to desired specifications and business objectives. Increasing knowledge and skill in products, processes and systems.
    • Prepares and modifies process sheets and operation sketches; designs tooling for production, and prepares programs for NC and CNC machines using Computer Aided Machining systems and manual methods.
    • Troubleshoots manufacturing operations and provides shop support on all production related issues.
    • Serves as the manufacturing liaison to the Product Engineering, Accounting, Quality Assurance, and Customer Service departments.
    • Establishes time standards for all manufacturing operations.
    • Reviews manufacturing operations to identify where process improvements can be made. Recommends and coordinates the implementation of process improvements.
    • Coordinates the selection, justification, and implementation of capital projects.
    • Prepares cost estimates for the production of new or revised parts and low usage items.
    • Inputs and maintains routing and Bill-Of-Material information in the Management Information System.
    • Participates in the development of the plant layout and provides plant layout drawings in support of facility engineering.
    • Recommends and implements product design and specification changes for improved quality and/or manufacturability.



    • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited Institution.
    • Minimum 2 years of engineering experience in manufacturing.
    • Ability to read and interpret complex prints and product information.
    • Ability to systematically solve problems and determines appropriate solutions.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
    • Strong organizational skills; ability to accomplish tasks in a fast paced 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.



    • Prefer the Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is in Mechanical, Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering, from an accredited institution
    • Experience determining machining processes, sequences, and durations from product prints.
    • Experience identifying and resolving complex machining problems.
    • Working knowledge of mechanical inspection techniques and devices.
    • Ability to write programs for CNC machining equipment including G- code and CAM expertise.
    • Working knowledge of CAD systems
    • Experience designing and drawing fixtures and tools used in production. Experience evaluating and implementing cutting tool requirements


    Company Profile

    Company Profile

    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.


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