Hispanic Diversity
Production Operator

Production Operator

locationWashington, MO, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/8/2023
Full Time

Job Summary:

Processing of titanium sheets through grinders to meet customer specifications
  • Moves skids of titanium sheet with forklift
  • Will physically lift and move titanium sheets in and out of the grinders with the help of conveyors and will physically need to flip and turn the titanium sheet
  • Will visually self-inspect the sheet surface and use a grinding tool to remove any defects
  • Will use a micrometer and thickness gauge (vidigauge) to check the thickness of the titanium sheet
  • Performs minor grinder maintenance
  • Performs periodic cleaning of grinder and work area
  • Setups up machines and observes machine operation to detect any malfunction and installs large belts on grinders
  • Training of precision sheet helpers and grinder operators
  • Other duties as assigned

Skill & Competency Requirements:
  • Must stand, walk, and use hands to handle materials
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close/distance vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus
  • Required to read and interpret production orders and safety, operating, maintenance, and procedure manuals
  • Must have basic knowledge of math, math equations and use of various measuring instruments
  • Must work a full-time schedule and overtime as required
  • Must have basic computer skills
  • Must have problem solving skills, good communication skills, and the ability to work with others

About Howmet Aerospace

Howmet Aerospace Inc. (NYSE: HWM), headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a leading global provider of advanced engineered solutions for the aerospace and transportation industries. The Company’s sales for 2022 approximated $5.7 billion. The Company’s primary businesses focus on jet engine components, aerospace fastening systems, titanium structural parts and forged wheels. With nearly 1,150 granted and pending patents, the Company’s differentiated technologies promote more fuel efficiency for aircraft and commercial transportation. For more information, visit www.howmet.com, including content shared during the Company’s May 2022 Technology Day.

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Howmet is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email TalentAcquisitionCoE_Howmet@howmet.com

The Howmet structures business manufactures metallurgically advanced lightweight multi-material solutions that range from titanium mill products to titanium forgings, extrusions and assembled systems for aerospace and defense applications.