Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC) is a leading worldwide, diversified manufacturer of complex metal components and products. It serves the aerospace, power, and general industrial markets. PCC is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, and forged components used in jet aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines. The Company is also a leading producer of highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace and other general industrial markets, manufactures extruded seamless pipe, fittings, forgings, and clad products for power generation and oil & gas applications, and supplies metal alloys and other materials to the casting and forging industries. PCC is a high quality business with dominant positions in most segments of the markets in which it serves. The company has a history of superior earnings growth and was the fourth best performing stock in the S&P 500 during the last decade, up 1580%.
Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over 10 billion dollar company employs more than 29,500 people worldwide. PCC has over 160 plants and has a presence in twenty-six states in the US and in over a dozen countries. PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers and shareholders while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.
Effective early February 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffet, acquired Precision Castparts Corp. Mr. Buffet stated, "I've admired PCC's operation for a long time. For good reasons, it is the supplier of choice for the world's aerospace industry, one of the largest sources of American exports. Berkshire's Board of Directors is proud that PCC has joined Berkshire."
"We are very pleased to be joining forces with Berkshire Hathaway," said Mark Donegan, PCC's chairman and chief executive officer. "We see a unique alignment between Warren's management and investment philosophy and how we manage PCC for the long-term. We believe that as part of Berkshire Hathaway, PCC will be exceptionally well-positioned to support our customers' needs into the future. This transaction offers compelling and immediate value for our shareholders, and allows PCC's employees to continue to operate in the same manner that has generated many years of exceptional service and performance to our customers."
PCC Aerostructures is a leading supplier of complex components and assemblies to the global aerospace industry.
PCC Aerostructures now includes more than 39 plants in the North America, Europe and Asia with over 5500 employees and has ambitious growth plans. Businesses within PCC Aerostructures include Primus International, SPS Aerostructures, Centra, Avibank and AVK, Klune, ProCoat, Southwest United Industries, Progressive Incorporated, Noranco, Synchronous, and Kalistrut. Plants locations include Washington, Utah, California, Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, Ohio, Canada, Mexico, the UK and China.
Located in Algona Washington, PCC - Auburn is a leading Tier II Supplier of highly engineered metallic and composite parts, kits, and assemblies to the global aerospace industry. Their key customers are Boeing, Airbus, and Latecoere. PCC - Auburn specializes in medium to complex titanium machining and structural mechanical assembly.
Acquired by Precision Castparts in 2011, PCC - Auburn has become one of 38 plants within the Aerostructures division. Staffed with 300 employees, the facility generates annual revenue in excess of $160 million.
The Maintenance Technician performs daily machine tool maintenance, trouble shooting, and installation to include power. The Maintenance Technician completes all preventative maintenance on all machine tools and coach other Maintenance Technicians with repairs of machine tools or property assets.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Complete daily machine tool maintenance, trouble shooting, and installation to include power
Plan and prioritize routine maintenance and repair activities and document accurately
Diagnoses, repairs, and orders electronic items
Trouble shoots and repairs break down machine tools to restore production
Assist in Machine tool Preventative Maintenance per schedule
Assist others in the maintenance of items when repairs are needed
Setup and install machine tools to include electric and air
Self-motivated with an ability to work alone or in a team environment
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence and speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization
Ability to clearly communicate and write legibly
Ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings and technical procedures
Blueprint reading, basic shop math, General Dimensioning and Tolerancing
Familiar with hand-held tools; Able to operate drill press, drill jig, mill, lathe and other tools when required
Experience & Education
High school diploma or equivalent
Maintenance experience - repair and maintenance of CNC machine tools, manual machine tools, and associate equipment using a variety of hand tool and diagnostic equipment
Precision Castparts Corp. is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruit, hire, train, and promote in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other status protected by applicable law.
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