Arconic Quality Tech III in Torrance, California


Quality Tech III


Position Description

Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) is seeking a Manufacturing Quality Tech III. This position is located at the AFS aerospace manufacturing facility in Torrance, CA.

Arconic Fastening Systems (AFS) serves the global aerospace, automotive, and commercial transportation markets with the most specialized engineering, highest quality, and the greatest breadth and depth of fastening system solutions and seamless rolled rings in our industry. Headquartered in Torrance, CA; AFS employs 7,900 people in 13 countries at 39 locations. AFS is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Interpret industry and internal specifications.

  • Operate hardness tester and/or tensile tester.

  • Prepare various inspection and test reports and certifications.

  • Use various precision inspection tools and testing equipment to verify product acceptance.

  • Prepare quality and inspection documentation including lab reports and log books for examination and product acceptance.

  • Ability to read and understand technical product specifications.

  • Follow all EHS Policies and Procedures. Report all incidents immediately.

  • Perform other duties as assigned to meet facility goals.


  • Solid interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Employee will occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 pounds.

  • Ability to read and interpret blue prints, work instructions, policies and procedures.

  • Ability to read and understand technical product specifications.

  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English.

  • Proficient computer skill

Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)

  • 4 Years of 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 Refuge

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in the aerospace industry

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and Excel

  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing techniques such as Daily Management, Kaizen teams and workshops, One-Piece-Flow, Standardized Work, etc.

  • Experience applying 5S to the work area/department; sort, simplify, shine, standardize, and sustain.

  • Experience performing autonomous maintenance

Job Function


Business Unit Group

Engineered Products and Solutions

Business Unit

Arconic Fastening Systems

Job Type