Arconic Saw Operator 3rd Shift in Washington, Missouri



Saw Operator 3rd Shift

Job Function:

Manufacturing / Operations

Business Unit Group:

Engineered Products and Solutions

Position Description:

Job Summary:

Operate the band saw to saw curved or irregular designs on titanium parts and to saw pieces to size.

Fundamental Duties:

  • Follows scribe line to cut titanium parts to assure parts per customer specifications.

  • Turns hand wheels to adjust machine bed and set tension on blade between drive and idler wheels of band saw.

  • Turns knobs to adjust guide post of blade, according to thickness of stock and to position friction wheel behind blade to prevent backward movement of blade when cutting stock.

  • Welds blade together to make cut out of parts.

  • Positions jig or attachment on machine bed to cut parts to size.

  • Follow safety rules including wearing proper PPE and adjusting saw safety devices.

  • Opens drive and idler wheel covers and turns hand wheels to loosen tension on band saw blade to replace dull or defective blades.

  • Other duties as assigned

Requisition Number:


Minimum Years of Experience:

Entry Level

Preferred Qualifications:

Skill & Competency Requirements:

  • Required to read tools, mapping and work orders

  • 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 computers 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