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De-Burr Machine Operator

De-Burr Machine Operator

locationWinsted, CT 06098, USA
PublishedPublished: 12/8/2023
Full Time

Let your career take flight! Howmet Aerospace is now hiring Deburring Machine Operators for 2nd and 3rd shift. 

Howmet Aerospace is now hiring forDEBURRING MACHINE OPERATORS

  • Payrate: $17 to start with pay increases after training and shift differentials.
  • Shift differentials: 2nd shift/ $2.00, 3rd shift $3.00 - Ability to train on 1st shift.
  • External hires are eligible for a $3,000 sign on bonus.
  • Excellent benefits/401K plan

Job Summary
  • Remove burrs from machined surfaces and create either an edge break or radius using automated equipment and/or hand tools.

Essential Functions
  • Buff oxidation off parts prior to weld operation
  • Remove weld flush using hand tools or machine. 
  • Mark serial/part numbers as required using hand tools or dot peen marking machine.
  • Send parts through water flow. Power wash or ultrasonic clean parts as required.
  • Perform first piece inspection. 
  • Support production needs in other areas as required. 


  • High school diploma or GED

Skills and Abilities
  • Math skills, including decimal and fractions; simple use of formulas, 
  • Ability to read blueprints/schematics/drawings and charts tables, 
  • Use of measuring tools and equipment
  • Ability to plan, perform and make decisions as to the sequence of set-ups, operations and processes.
  • Ability to interpret and follow instructions, prescribed routines, methods and practices.
  • Checking of reports, forms, records and comparable data.


1+ years of Manufacturing experience preferred.

Additional information: 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 International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

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About Howmet Aerospace

Howmet Aerospace Inc. (NYSE: HWM), headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is a leading global provider of advanced engineered solutions for the aerospace and transportation industries. The Company’s sales for 2022 approximated $5.7 billion. The Company’s primary businesses focus on jet engine components, aerospace fastening systems, titanium structural parts and forged wheels. With nearly 1,150 granted and pending patents, the Company’s differentiated technologies promote more fuel efficiency for aircraft and commercial transportation. For more information, visit, including content shared during the Company’s May 2022 Technology Day.

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Howmet is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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The Howmet engines business produces world-class aerospace enginecomponents, including investment castings, fasteners, rings and forgings. Our vacuum melted superalloys, machining, performance coatings and hot isostatic pressing for high performance parts enable the next generation of quieter, cleaner and more fuel-efficient aerospace engines. Able to supply more than 90% of structural and rotating aerospace engine components.