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Howmet Aerospace Process Engineer in LaPorte, Indiana

Job Summary - This position will be responsible for the metallurgical integrity and cost performance of a portfolio of investment cast, super alloy, aerospace and power generation components.

Essential Functions

  • Develop new, and refine existing, investment casting processes to reduce scrap, rework, and manufacturing costs.

  • Support manufacturing in the processing of castings through all operations.

  • Work concurrently with customers to design components for castability.

  • Maintain customer relationships through joint resolution of issues.

Job responsibilities and duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Maintain and improve casting scrap rates.

  • Maintain and improve casting rework rates.

  • Improve casting profitability through cost reductions.

  • Develop and refine manufacturing work instructions.

  • Develop casting processes for new products.

  • Assist sales department in quotation of new products.

  • Achieve cost targets for development and production castings.

  • Establish and achieve milestones for casting development.

  • Performs other work-related duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in an Engineering discipline from an accredited institution.

  • 1 years' work experience in an Engineering role (including co-op or internship experience).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Six Sigma Green or Black Belt certification.

  • Experience working in Investment Casting.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization with effective oral and written communication skills.

Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment 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 a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. "Green Card Holder"), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

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, 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.

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