Heat Treat Operator in Carson, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

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    Carson, CA
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Job Description

Aerospace Manufacturing is looking for a Heat Treat Operator to join their team!


  • Summary Interprets process specifications, work orders and verbal instructions of all heat treating processes and processes relating to heat treat.
  • Selects time and temperature cycles to ensure compliance with drawing and specifications requirement.


  • Heat treat operations of tools, dies, cutters and production parts where distortion, oxidation, carburization and decarburization must be controlled
  • Start up heat treat equipment
  • With minimal training change thermocouples and perform weekly systems accuracy test
  • Is familiar with all department procedures
  • With minimal training Operates Rockwell Hardness Tester
  • Controls furnace atmospheres as required
  • Assists in maintenance and repair of heat treat equipment
  • Weigh and count parts before and after heat treat process, and moves parts to next sequence
  • Schedules furnace loads as required
  • Parts to be lifted and/or transported may weigh up to 30 lbs.
  • Train other operators as required
  • Keeps work area clean, safe and in an orderly fashion on a daily basis.
  • Performs other tasks of equal or lesser skill as required.


  • High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) preferred
  • 1-2 years of manufacturing experience
  • Basic mathematical calculations

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