Arconic Precision Sheet Pickle Operator/Inspector - Shift D in Washington, Missouri



Precision Sheet Pickle Operator/Inspector - Shift D

Job Function:

Manufacturing / Operations

Business Unit Group:

Engineered Products and Solutions

Position Description:

Shift D is a 12 hour rotating shift from 6:00pm to 6:15am.

Job Summary:

Set up and processes titanium sheets through the chemical etch procedure to comply with customer specifications.

Fundamental Duties:

  • Measure and label test strips for processing

  • Mark and label sheets for Shear tests

  • Identify and mark defects

  • Calculate proper etch rates/removals per customer specifications

  • Pull and maneuver titanium sheets through the pickle tank

  • Load and unload skids with forklift from tables

  • Safely fill a new acid tank with Hydroflouric acid and/or nitric acid or DeSmut per Standard Work Procedure (SWP)

  • Maintain and record temperature of the acid tank and caustic and pH levels for scrubber

  • Safely operate dryer

  • Safely maintain HR and Nitric Acid levels to tanks

  • Provide daily acid samples

  • Safely discharge spent acid or water from tanks

  • Use micrometer, thickness gauge (vidigauge), and tape measure to measure thickness and dimensions before and after etching process to ensure correct removal has been achieved

  • Training of other employees

  • Other duties as assigned

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Minimum Years of Experience:

Entry Level

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must stand, walk, and use hands to handle materials

  • Required to use measuring instruments, add chemicals, and record data accurately

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close/distance vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus

  • Required to read and interpret production orders and safety, operating, maintenance, and procedure manuals

  • Must have basic knowledge of math, math equations and use of various measuring instruments

  • Must work a full-time schedule and overtime as required

  • Must have basic computer skills

  • Must have problem solving skills, good communication skills, and the ability to work with others

Primary Location:


Minimum Education Required:

High School or GED

Minimum Travel Required:


Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • 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.

Business Unit:

Arconic Titanium and Engineered Products

Job Type:

Entry Level/New Grad