Surface treat Operator

Location: East Hartford, Connecticut US


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 11967

External Description:
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01385749 Date posted 02/06/2020 City East Hartford State Connecticut Country United States

Date Posted:
United States of America
PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USA
The sky has no limits.

Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible.

At Pratt & Whitney, you will be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that's moving fast to craft the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of our team you'll help answer today's challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrow's solutions.

Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world's most powerful engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization.

If you seek 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.

Do you feel fulfilled when you help others succeed? Are you fascinated by the way the people learn and grow? Have you considered what it may be like to work at Pratt & Whitney? If so, we want to hear from you!

Inclusion Powers Innovation:
We unlock our employees' full potential through a versatile and engaging culture that values everybody's opinion, driving innovation.

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

This position is part of the FAA drug and alcohol pool and subject to testing


Plan and perform the work necessary to set-up and operate various manual and automatic part treatment, heat treat, flame

spray and coating equipment. Perform work on Overhaul & Repair parts where methods and techniques are usually

established, and proper tooling and/or fixturing is usually provided. Perform braze fab prep, assembly and masking as

required to meet unit needs.


-Follow standard practices and operating procedures to perform a variety of striping, cleaning and braze fab

operations, utilizing surface treatment equipment such as manual and automatic grit blasters, water jet machines and

dry baking ovens.

-Set up and operate automatic and manual flame spray, plating, painting and coating equipment for operations on a

variety of Overhaul & Repair parts.

-Set up and operate, load and unload, and monitor heat treat furnaces for braze heat treat, stress relief and sizing


-Perform routine maintenance and servicing of spray units, guns and nozzles, seals, fittings and filters in assigned

area; follow specified procedures such as operator's check list for upkeep to assure equipment operates properly.

-Assist others responsible for new part process tryout, repair and other specialized assignments within the scope and

skill level of this job description.

-Refer difficulties to leader/supervisor.

Requires knowledge of metal finishing methods and machine shop practices including work-holding methods,

cutting qualities of metals and operation of a variety of machines and equipment. Use advanced shop

mathematics and handbook formula, read complicated drawings and use precision measuring instruments.

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.

May be required to train for, obtain and maintain licenses, operator permits and certifications within assigned area.

Education Requirements:

High School Diploma or GED

Basic Qualifications:

Must be a US Citizen due to Federal Contracts

High school Diploma or GED

Preferred Qualifications:

Equivalent to 2-3 years trades training.

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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