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R&D Technician, Machinist

R&D Technician, Machinist

locationCarson, CA, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/8/2023
Full Time


This is an opportunity to grow your career at a large, international aerospace company. The position includes competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance (medical, dental, vision), a 401(k) matching program, and paid holidays and vacation.

Howmet Aerospace, headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a leading global provider of advanced engineered solutions for the aerospace and transportation industries. The Company’s primary businesses focus on jet engine components, aerospace fastening systems and titanium structural parts necessary for mission-critical performance and efficiency in aerospace and defense applications, as well as forged wheels for commercial transportation. Howmet Aerospace is transforming the next phase of more fuel-efficient, quieter aerospace engines and sustainable ground transportation. For more information, visit www.howmet.com. Follow @howmet: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Fabricate prototype parts to the print within schedule using EDM, CNC lathes and mills
  • Program EDM, CNC lathes and Mills (CAM programming)
  • Support R&D engineers and technicians to manufacture complex parts
  • Inspect work piece and check dimensions
  • Use personal computers and CAM and solidworks softwares
  • Use EDM wire and sinker machines
  • Comply with all the EHS rules and regulations and supervisory instructions.
  • Run manual lathe and mill machines
  • Perform preventative maintenance
  • Perform shop floor house keeping
  • Prepare daily production report
  • Responsible for producing and maintaining high level quality parts per prints


Physical Requirements:
  • Must be able to lift up to 30 lbs


Basic Requirements:
  • Minimum of 2 year’s experience working at machine shop
  • 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

Preferred Qualifications
  • Minimum 5 year’s experience working at a machine shop in aerospace manufacturing
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes, blue-print reading
  • Experience with EDM, CNC and manual Lathes and Mill, CAD and programing softwares
  • Experience in high precision multi axis machining, Inspection


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. The Company’s sales for 2022 approximated $5.7 billion. The Company’s primary businesses focus on jet engine components, aerospace fastening systems, titanium structural parts and forged wheels. With nearly 1,150 granted and pending patents, the Company’s differentiated technologies promote more fuel efficiency for aircraft and commercial transportation. For more information, visit www.howmet.com, including content shared during the Company’s May 2022 Technology Day.

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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.

We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email TalentAcquisitionCoE_Howmet@howmet.com