Casthouse Mechanical Engineer

Arconic Alcoa , TN 37701

Posted 2 months ago

Arconic is currently in search of Casthouse Mechanical Engineer to join our Technology and Engineering team in Alcoa, Tennessee.

At Arconic, we are looking for people who share our values of integrity, inclusion, and diversity, and who demonstrate agility, results commitment, and the capability to grow themselves and others. In return, we offer the opportunity to Grow Together with ongoing opportunities for professional growth provided by a constantly changing environment, working alongside employees who value the people they work with just as much as the work they do.


Primary Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities include reviewing new capital equipment designs and installations, maintaining a core competency of internal and external casthouse technologies, creating engineering and technical solutions to drive higher business value, and maintaining the Arconic safety culture. This person will be report to the Director of Capital Management and Engineering in the Technology and Engineering group.

Key Objectives

  • Must exhibit a corporate level expertise in the areas of Casting and Melting/Recycling Equipment and Technologies

  • Able to facilitate internal and external benchmarking and lead the technology transfer across Arconic locations.

  • Create technical direction for Casting and Melting/Recycling related PDRB level and Investment Committee level capital projects across global network.

  • Lead Front End studies and support locations with Business Case and funding approval applications.

  • Lead the installation, commissioning, and startup of major Casthouse Capex projects

  • Foster a working relationship with suppliers of major process equipment and be knowledgeable of the most recent developments in all aspects of Casting, Melting, and Recycling processes and equipment.

  • Provides advanced technical training to plant and RU resources on Casthouse equipment and design.

  • Resolving complex Casthouse process and equipment issues that cannot be resolved by local resources.

  • Lead/advise on failure analysis (FMEAs) including directing problem-solving teams towards identification of root caused and corrective actions.

Basic Qualifications

  • BS/MS degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

  • At least 10 years of experience in aluminum industry with 7 years focused in the aluminum Melting/Casting areas

  • Proven ability to manage Capital projects from front end studies through to successful start up and hand over.


Arconic Corporation (NYSE: ARNC), a Fortune 500 company, is a leading provider of aluminum sheet, plate and extrusions, as well as innovative architectural products, that advance the automotive, aerospace, commercial transportation, industrial and building and construction markets. Building on more than a century of innovation, Arconic helps to transform the way we fly, drive, and build. We are proud that 77% of our employees are happy working for Arconic and would recommend it as a great place to work and that 80% of our employees would recommend their managers to others.

We live our core values and commit to delivering sustainable value to our customers, our employees, our communities and our shareholders.

At Arconic, we:

Act With Integrity.

We lead with respect, honesty, transparency and accountability.

Safeguard our Future.

We protect and improve the health and safety of our employees, communities and environment.

Grow Stronger Together.

We cultivate an inclusive and diverse culture that advocates for equity.

Earn Customer Loyalty.

We build customer partnerships through best-in-class products and service.

Drive Operational Excellence.

We pursue continuous improvement through innovation, agility, people development and collaboration.

Create Value.

We achieve success by generating and growing value for our shareholders.

Arconic reaffirms its policy to provide equal employment opportunity in recruiting, hiring, upgrading and promotion, conditions and privileges of employment, company-sponsored training, access to facilities, educational assistance, social and recreational programs, compensation, benefits, transfers, discipline, layoffs, recalls or termination of employment to all employees without discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran status, genetic information, sex or age (within statutory limits). Arconic is in compliance with all relevant Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Laws and Regulations.

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