Production Technician II - Blind Products (2nd or 3rd Shift)

Production Technician II - Blind Products (2nd or 3rd Shift)

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

Howmet Fastening Systems is looking for a Production Technician II in our Blind Products Department.  This role is responsible for the production of parts meeting print and specification requirements, as well as the care and maintenance of equipment. The position must function as a tooling readiness specialist when directed by the Manufacturing Supervisor, train other operators, as required, and must show by example a commitment to continuous improvement.  This position will be based in our Waco, TX plant.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Production of parts meeting drawing and specification requirements.
  • Set-up and operation of equipment, as assigned.
  • 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, as required)
  • Participate in setting and achieving team and individual productivity and quality targets.
  • Participate with team in continuous improvement efforts.
  • Perform machine inspections including daily, weekly and monthly preventative maintenance tasks.
  • Perform shop floor housekeeping duties.
  • Prepare daily production reports and forms.
  • Train other operators as required.
  • Ensure that all work activities are performed in accordance with established safety and environmental standards.
  • Maintains full compliance with Company policies and procedures and conducts all activities in accordance with the Arconic Code of Conduct.
  • Demonstrates a knowledge of and commitment to lean manufacturing principles and techniques.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Minimum of 2 years 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 for this position starts at $19.83.

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. Our primary businesses focus on jet engine components, aerospace fastening systems, titanium structural parts and forged wheels. With $6.6 billion in revenue in 2023, our products play a crucial role in enabling fuel efficiency and lightweighting, contributing to our customers’ success and making a positive impact on the world. To learn more about the way Howmet Aerospace Inc. is advancing the sustainability of our customers, markets, and communities where we operate, review the 2023 Environmental Social and Governance report at

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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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Howmet fastening systems are the premier aerospace and industrial fasteners, latches, bearings, fluid fittings and installation tools. Our products are used nose to tail on commercial and military defense aircraft, as well as on jet engines, automobiles, commercial transportation vehicles, wind turbines, solar power systems, and construction and industrial equipment.