Production Technician I - Assembly (2nd Shift)

Production Technician I - Assembly (2nd Shift)

locationWaco, TX, USA
PublishedPublished: 5/19/2024
Full Time

Howmet Fastening Systems is looking for a Production Technician I - Assembly to join our Waco, TX team in the Blind Products department. This role is responsible for the production of parts meeting print and specification requirements.  You will also be responsible for the care and maintenance of equipment and must function in a variety of duties as assigned by the Manufacturing Supervisor.  Train other operators, as required.  In this position, you will show by example a commitment to environmental health and safety and to continuous improvement.

  • Production of parts meeting drawing and specification requirements. 
  • Set-up and operation of assigned equipment. 
  • Perform statistical process control measurements and calculations.  Complete forms or computer entries as required. 
  • Order and maintain inventory levels of required tooling, gages and supplies. 
  • Participate in assuring team tooling and material readiness.  Assemble tooling set-up kits, stage raw materials and perform external setup tasks.

  • Participate in setting and achieving team and individual productivity and quality targets. 
  • Perform machine inspections including daily, weekly and monthly preventative maintenance tasks. 
  • Maintain work area in a neat and orderly manner according to 5-S principles. 
  • Prepare daily production reports and forms. 
  • Train other Technicians as required. 
  • Demonstrates a knowledge of and commitment to learn manufacturing principles and techniques. 
  • Ensure that all work activities are performed in accordance with established safety and environmental standards. 
  • Maintains full compliance and conducts all activities in accordance with Company policies and procedures. 
  • Performs other duties as required. 

  • Minimum of 1 year of mechanical 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.

  • The position includes competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance (medical, dental, vision), excellent 401k matching program, paid holidays, and vacation. The salary range for this position starts at $16.68/hour.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of incumbents in this job classification.

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, 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.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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