Materials Technician II at Howmet Aerospace

Posted in General Business 17 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Tracy, California

Job Description:

Howmet Fastening Systems is looking for a Materials Technician II in our Shipping department. Pick and process orders to be shipped according to sales order. Utilize appropriate material handling equipment to load trucks. This position will be based in our Tracy, CA plant.

Howmet Aerospace , headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 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 . Follow @howmet: Twitter , Instagram , Facebook , LinkedIn and YouTube .

Howmet Fastening Systems , a business unit of Howmet Aerospace, holds the number one global position in aerospace fastening systems, and we're the North American leader in commercial transportation fasteners. Our high-tech, multi-material fastening systems are found nose to tail on aircraft and aero engines. Our products are also critical components of industrial gas turbines, automobiles, commercial transportation vehicles, and construction and industrial equipment. Headquartered in Torrance, CA; HFS employs over 6,000 people in 11 countries at 31 locations.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Pick order from appropriate location in warehouse.
  • Using highlighted information on pick list, perform other tasks pertaining to the sales order. This may include, lot number, certificate of conformance, material test reports, country of origin, or special labels needed.
  • Invoice the customer for items in the correct quantity using Baan.
  • Check order for accuracy; part number, quantity, special instructions, etc. for other operators.
  • Package items that were picked in a manner that minimizes the potential for damage in transit.
  • Utilize shipping method software, e.g., UPS, FedEx, etc.; to process packages to be shipped.
  • For orders to be shipped by truck, use Best Shipper program to determine carrier and complete Bill of Lading
  • Load trucks
  • Ensure that all work activities are performed in accordance with established safety and environmental standards.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Ability to complete training and become certified to process export shipments is preferred.
  • Ability to read, write and accurately perform routine math calculations.
  • Ability to interact positively with other individuals to function effectively in a team-based environment.
  • Ability to operate basic computer systems and programs
  • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds repetitively.

  • Minimum of High school diploma, GED or equivalent.
  • One-year experience in a distribution or manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Prior experience operating forklifts is preferred.