JR. LAB TECHNICIAN - Research Center

$20 yearly
  • Howmet Aerospace
  • Whitehall, MI, USA
  • Nov 30, 2022
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Howmet Aerospace, 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. 


This position will be located in our Research and Development Operation.  Key responsibilities will include:,


  • Prepare samples of metallographic specimens.
  • Examine the prepared mounts for Customer Monthly Audits, Customer Process Approvals, and Anomaly Characterization.
  • Write reports of metallographic characterization.


Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED from an accredited institution.
  • Minimum of two years of consistent post high school work experience; or six months manufacturing experience..
  • 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 Internal Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status.



Preferred Qualifications

  • 1+ years of lab experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills   
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to work in a self-directed or team environment
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Must have a desire to learn and collaborative in a manufacturing environment