Forging Team Member (weekend shift days) onsite

Columbus, Georgia, USA

Pratt & Whitney is working to once again transform the future of flight—designing, building and servicing engines unlike any the world has ever seen. And because transformation begins from within, we’re seeking the people to drive it. So, calling all curious. 

Come ready to explore and you’ll find a place where your talent takes flight—beyond the borders of title, a country or your comfort zone. Bring your passion and commitment and we’ll welcome you into a tight-knit team that takes our mission personally. Channel your drive to make a difference into shaping an organization and an industry that’s evolving fast to the future.

Innovation through diversity of thought. At Pratt & Whitney, we believe diversity of thought enables creativity, innovation, and a foundation for inclusion. By fostering an inclusive culture, we accept a shared accountability and responsibility to recognize, sponsor, coach, hire and promote talent equally. We welcome our employees to be their whole – best – selves at work because trust, respect and integrity, are a part of our DNA.

At Pratt & Whitney, the difference you make is on display every day. Just look up. Are you ready to go beyond?

Columbus Forge, a recognized leader in producing air foils and disk for the aerospace propulsion market, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you would like to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to incorporate new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for.  Perform a wide variety of the more complex work within a manufacturing area including set-up and operation of multiple machines and processes, meaningful assistance in the maintenance/tool services area, and significant participation in team administration. Comply with all environmental, health, and safety requirements

Key Functions:

Set up, operate, or tend presses and forging machines to taper, shape, or form metal.

Measure and inspect machined parts to ensure conformance to product specifications.

Read work orders or blueprints to determine specified tolerances and sequences of operations for machine setup.

Position and move work pieces through a series of dies that compress and shape stock to form die impressions.

Start machines to produce sample work pieces, and observe operations to detect machine malfunctions and to verify that machine setups conform to specifications.

Remove dies from machines when production runs are finished.

Turn handles or knobs to set pressures and depths of ram strokes and to synchronize machine operations.

Select, align, and bolt positioning fixtures, stops and specified dies to rams and anvils, forging rolls, or presses and hammers.

Trim and compress finished forgings to specified tolerances.

Measure thickness using micrometers

Measure concentricity using indicators

Able to read forge blueprint

Build heat-treat load per work instruction

Load/Unload furnace

Calculate time in furnace requirements

Understand load diagrams and instructions

Basic Qualifications:

High school Diploma or GED

Minimum of 6 months manufacturing experience

U.S. Citizenship required due to government contracts

Preferred qualifications:

Some vocational technical school experience preferred

Craft clear communication

Analytical Skills

Creative troubleshooting skills

Possess excellent judgement and professional maturity

Proficient in MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and quality

Possess extraordinary people and interpersonal skills

What is my role type?

In addition to transforming the future of flight, we are also transforming how and where we work. We’ve introduced role types to help you understand how you will operate in our blended work environment. This role is:

Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance workers, as they are essential to the development of our engines.

Candidates will learn more about role type and current site status throughout the recruiting process. For onsite and hybrid roles, commuting to and from the assigned site is the employee’s personal responsibility.

Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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Forging Team Member (weekend shift days) onsite