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

Requisition Number:


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:

Must have High School diploma or GED

Business Unit:

Arconic Titanium and Engineered Products

Job Type:

Entry Level/New Grad