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Engineering Technician

Engineering Technician

locationFullerton, CA, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/19/2024
Full Time

Design tooling for fastener manufacturing processes, such as forming, tapping, turning, milling, etc. Tooling includes progressive dies and Formapak assemblies (dies, punches, transfer, cutter, quill, etc.). Studies product requirements and specifications and confers with engineering and shop personnel to design tooling. Resolve design problems related to material characteristics, dimensional tolerances, service requirements, manufacturing procedures, and cost of Manufacturing.
  • Act as technical liaison between engineering and manufacturing
  • Closely work with the manufacturing engineering and tool design group
  • Effectively communicate, collaborate, and coordinate between the functional groups
  • Assist in product and process development
  • Develop and improve manufacturing processes
  • Design, standardize, and improve tooling
  • Perform troubleshooting and problem solving
  • Create work instructions, standards, and procedures
  • Create technical and engineering drawings and CAD files
  • Identify and perform process improvements
  • Participate in lean and Kaizen events

Basic Qualifications: 
  • Knowledgeable in GD&T
  • Proficient in creating drawings and 3D models
  • Proficient in creating parts and assemblies in Solidworks
  • Fastener or metal forming experience is preferred
  • Knowledgeable about various manufacturing processes
  • Experienced in Pro Engineer
  • Experienced with MRP/ERP system
  • Experienced in Solidworks Manage
  • Experienced in Solidworks PDM
  • 15 years experience as a machine operator
  • Employee 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.


The position includes competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance (medical, dental, vision), excellent 401k matching program, paid holidays and vacation. The salary range for this position is $47,000 - $74,000.

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. Our primary businesses focus on jet engine components, aerospace fastening systems, titanium structural parts and forged wheels. With $6.6 billion in revenue in 2023, our products play a crucial role in enabling fuel efficiency and lightweighting, contributing to our customers’ success and making a positive impact on the world. To learn more about the way Howmet Aerospace Inc. is advancing the sustainability of our customers, markets, and communities where we operate, review the 2023 Environmental Social and Governance report at

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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.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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Howmet fastening systems are the premier aerospace and industrial fasteners, latches, bearings, fluid fittings and installation tools. Our products are used nose to tail on commercial and military defense aircraft, as well as on jet engines, automobiles, commercial transportation vehicles, wind turbines, solar power systems, and construction and industrial equipment.