1st WE Heat Treat

Location: Columbus, Georgia US


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Job Number: 10530

External Description:
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01352656 Date posted 09/18/2019 City Columbus State Georgia Country United States

Date Posted:
United States of America
PW103: Columbus GA 8801 Macon Road, PO Box 9903, Columbus, GA, 31908 USA
Job Description
Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world's most powerful engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization.

If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivations to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you've been looking for.

Are ready of a challenge, then we encourage you to apply. We demand quality in all we do; this is part of our success in the Aerospace Industry.

Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney? We have an opportunity for a Heat Treat Operator at our Columbus, Ga location.

A team member at this level is expected to Plan and perform a variety of standard processes to heat treat jet engine parts and assemblies, tools, and fixtures comprised of a variety of metals and alloys utilizing manual and computer controlled furnaces.


•You will perform various heat treat processes such as stress relieving, hardening, annealing and brazing per written instructions and procedures for the metals and alloys involved

•We set up and operate electric, vacuum and gas furnaces. Load parts onto fixtures and into furnace

•You will use computer controls to set heat temperature cycles, ramp times and atmospheres to required settings and purge where necessary

•We use specified holding devices such as fixtures and clamps to limit part distortion

•We set thermo-couples around parts/assemblies to maintain accurate temperature readings during heat treat cycles •You will monitor temperature requirements and cooling rates to maintain proper material hardness

•You will check parts for hardness upon completion of heat treat process per written instructions

•We use proper handling devices to unload parts and notify supervision of heat cycles not maintained per written instructions

•You will set up and operate multiple furnaces when required. Manage multiple competing priorities at a time

•Are you flexible around shifts, including overtime, for training and to maintain workflow

•You may be assigned to carry out tasks, not specifically listed, within the scope and skill level of this job description in support of department objectives and to develop individuals†skills

•Can you visually inspect forgings using a template?

•Are you able to read a blueprint?

•Do you possess excellent judgment and professional maturity?

•Are you able to measure thickness using micrometers?

•Can you understand load diagrams and instructions? Inclusion Powers Innovation: We unlock our employees†full potential through a versatile and engaging culture that values everybodyâ€s opinion, driving innovation.

The goal of our diversity strategy is to create a workforce and environment where every employee is valued so innovation and creativity thrive and to ensure that all employees are engaged and empowered.

•Craft clear communication

•Analytical Skills

•Creative troubleshooting skills

•Do you possess excellent judgment and professional maturity?

•Possess exceptional people and interpersonal skills.

Education/ Certification
High school diploma or GED

Completed Technical Certificate or post-secondary degree in Technical field preferred


•Minimum of 6 months of manufacturing experience

•U.S. Citizenship required due to government contracts

Preferred Qualifications:

•Craft clear communication

•Analytical Skills

•Creative troubleshooting skills

•Possess exceptional people and interpersonal skills.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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