Arconic Machine Operator - Threadroller I in Torrance, California


Machine Operator - Threadroller I


Position Description

Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) has an immediate need for an experienced Machine Operator. This is an opportunity to grow your career at a large, international aerospace company. The position includes competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance (medical, dental, vision), a 401k matching program, and paid holidays and vacation. This position is located at our plant in Torrance, CA.

Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) holds the number one global market position in aerospace fastening systems, and we’re the North American leader in commercial transportation fasteners. Our 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; AFS employs over 7,500 people in 13 countries at 38 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.

Essential Knowledge & Skills / Education

  • Operate Flat and Cylindrical Thread Die Machines.

  • Production of parts meeting drawing and specification requirements

  • order and maintain inventory levels of requires tooling, gages, and supplies

  • Participate in assuring team tooling and material readiness. (assemble tooling set-up kits, stage raw materials and perform external set up tasks, as required.

  • Participate in setting and achieving team and individual productivity and quality targets.

  • participate with team in continuous improvement efforts.

  • Perform team machine inspections including daily, weekly and monthly preventative maintenance tasks.

  • Perform shop floor housekeeping duties.

  • Prepare daily production reports and forms.

  • Perform other tasks as needed in support of production team and team leader.

  • Work in a safe manner that promotes the health and well-being of the individual and the environment

  • Comply with all EHS rules and regulations and supervisory instructions.

  • Report all incidents including injuries, spills, fires, property damage, and rear misses to their supervisor.

Essential Knowledge/Skills

  • Must have good communication skills and know basic shop math

  • Must be able to read, write and understand English

  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence

  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees

  • Ability to lift/move up to 30 pounds regularly

Basic Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent;

  • Minimum of 1 year experience in precision metal forming and/or component assembly 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

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 Fastening Systems

Job Type

Entry Level/New Grad