Precision Castparts Corp. Electron Beam Furnace Operator / Electronic Technician in Morgantown, Pennsylvania

TIMET in Morgantown, PA is looking for Electronic Technicians / Electron Beam Furnace Operators!

Hiring on all 3 shifts!

Job Summary

Operate and maintain the electron beam furnaces. Interpret and respond to the needs of the equipment. Perform skilled maintenance, set-up and troubleshooting functions as required.

Essential Functions

Strong learning aptitude required-75% of the knowledge required must be learned on the job

Set up and operate the furnace as directed for melting.

Loading/ unloading of material – operate mobile equipment

Maintain operating records and logs

Maintain material and maintenance needed lists

Perform pumping speed and rate of rise tests to determine condition of vacuum system

Clean out furnaces during maintenance cycles and replace damaged components. Change molds, hearths, shields, and feed devices

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma/GED or equivalent is required; Two years of additional schooling desired

  • Strong learning aptitude required-75% of the knowledge required must be learned on the job

  • Must be good at following instructions.

  • Must be capable of working in a group

  • Ability to follow standard manufacturing and operating procedures

  • Must be able to work any schedule and on weekends

  • Ability to lift objects up to 50 pounds

  • Must be able to think quickly and take action

  • Must be able to wear a respirator.

  • Must be mechanically inclined.

  • Minimum three years working experience in a relevant environment.

  • A good basic understanding of various electronics/electrical devices, i.e. capacitors, resistors, transistors, SCR’s, transformers, integrated circuits, relays, contactors, etc. is needed

  • Experience with troubleshooting and repairing analog power supply and op-amp circuits is required

  • An understanding of SCR “Power Electronics” is needed

  • Basic circuit board soldering and cable termination skills are required

  • Ability to use oscilloscopes, multi-meters, amp meters and other test equipment for troubleshooting is required

  • Ability to read schematics, ladder diagrams and wiring diagrams to install, repair or modify circuits is necessary

  • A good mechanical aptitude is very helpful

  • An understanding of programmable logic controllers is needed

  • Usually 10 to 15% of the time will be spent working on electrical or electronic assignments. The balance of the time will be devoted to operating the EB Furnace (loading, melting, unloading), changing furnace set-ups and cleaning out the furnace.

Requisition ID: 179026.5