Arconic Production Supervisor (Machining) in Savannah, Georgia


Production Supervisor (Machining)


Position Description

Are you an energetic and dependable employee that takes pride in your craft? Would you like to be part of a dynamic and growing aerospace manufacturing business? Arconic Engines (AEN) is looking for a qualified Machining Operations Supervisor at our Midway, Georgia location.

Our organization is dedicated to rapid, profitable growth through continuous capital investment, operational excellence and career development. Arconic Engines serves the global aerospace and automotive markets with the most specialized engineering, highest quality, and the greatest breadth and depth of extrusions and forgings in our industry.

Position Profile: The Production Supervisor is responsible for achieving short and long term goal objectives for Machining Operations. This position is a multi-dimensional role that requires one to be tactical in producing our parts safely, while maintaining high quality levels and low cost.

Essential Functions: This is a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities, and is not all inclusive. Incumbent(s) may and may be required to perform additional, position-specific tasks.

  • Providing subject matter knowledge on machining principles related to cutting super alloys including feeds and speeds, programming, insert selection, tool holding, and proper use of various measuring devices/gauges, maintaining machine.

  • Teaching operators to successfully achieve the skill level necessary to produce machined products that meet dimensional characteristics at the necessary productivity level to achieve financial cost targets.

  • Building teams that consistently achieve daily production objectives: Throughput, Inventory, and Operating Expense; this entails utilizing cross training of Machinists, Inspectors, and Tool & Die Technicians to ensure team is well trained and flexible.

  • Analyzing the production requirements for the Machining department to ensure both internal and external (outsourcing) options are available to meet short and long term requirements.

  • Maintaining 100% part traceability in all areas of responsibility.

  • Supporting compliance with environmental, health, and safety policies; this involves developing, tracking and maintaining production standards for safety, efficiencies, part quality, and housekeeping (5S).

  • Performing general administrative duties such as timecards, absentee reporting, accident reports

Physical Demands:

  • Often required to wear common Protective or Safety Equipment such as Safety Shoes, Glasses, Gloves, Hearing Protection, Hard Hats.

  • Continuously required to sit; use hands to handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Basic Qualifications

•High School Diploma or GED equivalent from an accredited institution

•Minimum of 3 years of experience in manufacturing

•Minimum of 3 years of machining 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.

•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

•Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution

•5 years of experience in a supervisory role

•Ability to operate a forklift and man lift to approved O.S.H.A. standards

•A high degree of working knowledge of machining, and tool and die service/repair, or experience and mechanical comprehension of machining, and tool and die service/repair, or other heavy industrial manufacturing equipment.

•Shift will be weekend shift, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 6 a.m. -6 p.m.

Minimum Education Required

High School or GED

Minimum Years of Experience


Minimum Travel Required


Job Function

Manufacturing / Operations

Business Unit Group

Engineered Products and Solutions

Business Unit

Arconic Engines

Job Type