This position is responsible for process monitoring and improvement of the vacuum investment casting process. Requirements of the position also include support of manufacturing through process control & improvement initiatives, assumes responsibility for integrity of product, establishes & maintains external & internal customer contacts. Job responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Support manufacturing in the processing of castings through all operations.
Maintain customer relationships through joint resolution of issues.
Specification / work instruction review for mold wrap, mold preheat, casting, and post cast cooling processes.
Training and accreditation of departmental casting technicians
Provide direction to manufacturing in the event of interrupted or incomplete processing of material.
Provide direction to Maintenance and Instrumentation technicians on acceptable repair and calibration for process acceptance.
Statistical analysis to ensure control of currently identified key input variables along with determination of future variables.
Maintain and improve process records
Ensure adherence to all process specifications
Performs other work related duties as assigned
Serves as the quality designee for releasing equipment to production after prescribed testing.
A minimum of 1 year of molten metal/casting processing experience.
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
Bachelor's Degree in Material Science or Metallurgical Engineering from an accredited institution.
Experience in precision casting processes
Familiarity with third party quality system accreditation programs (e.g. ISO, Nadcap) is preferred
Familiarity with nickel based super-alloy metallurgy is also preferred.
Working knowledge of statistical analysis including statistical tools (Mini-Tab, SAS JMP, SAS EG, etc.)
Six Sigma Experience (preferably a minimum of a green belt), Lean Manufacturing a plus.
Experience with statistical data analysis
Experience in synchronous manufacturing and Kaizens
Arconic Inc. (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 ensures customer success and shareholder value.