Howmet Aerospace CASTING TECHNICIAN - 21000862 in Whitehall, Michigan
Howmet Aerospace , is a leading global provider of advanced engineered solutions for the aerospace and transportation industries. The Company's primary businesses focus on jet engine components, aerospace fastening systems and titanium structural parts necessary for mission-critical performance and efficiency in aerospace and defense applications, as well as forged wheels for commercial transportation. Howmet Aerospace is transforming the next phase of more fuel-efficient, quieter aerospace engines and sustainable ground transportation. For more information, visit www.howmet.com . Follow @howmet: Twitter , Instagram , Facebook , LinkedIn and YouTube .This off-shift CASTING TECHNICIAN position will be located in our plant 1, Whitehall Casting Operation. Primary responsibilities will include:Operate vacuum melting equipment.Troubleshoot and repair equipment as necessary.Maintain accurate and detailed logs.Work to detailed and controlled work instructions.Executes minor maintenance.Repairs and replaces furnace components.Checks and maintains furnace fluid levels.Prepares and sets up furnace for following shift.Performs housekeeping activities to keep machines and work area clean.Sweeps and mops work area.Scrapes and cleans mold and melt chambers of furnaces.Complies with all EHS rules required for the work environment.Performs other work-related duties, as assigned.Basic Qualifications:High school diploma or GED from an accredited institution.Minimum of two years of consistent post high school work experience.Successfully meet the standardized Pre-Visor testing requirements. If applicant has worked as a technician at Howmet in the past 10 years or possesses a minimum of an associate degree, testing is not required.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 Internal Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status.Preferred Qualifications:Experience in a manufacturing environment.Previous casting experience a plus.Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identityPlease see job description for required skills.