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 publicly traded company (NYSE: PCP) 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 35 plants in the U.S, Europe and Asia with over 5000 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, Synchronous, Noranco and Kalistrut. Plants locations include Washington, Utah, California, Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, Ohio, Canada, Mexico, the UK and China.
Aerospace Dynamics International, Inc. (ADI) manufactures machined parts and assemblies for the commercial and military aerospace industries. It offers structural components, caps, panels, bulkheads, fittings, longerons, spars, chords, wing ribs, thrust reversers, structural machine parts, manufacturing tooling and stretch form blocks.
ADI was acquired by PCC in April 2014. The company has received significant capital investments since the acquisition and has a highly positive growth trajectory ahead. Comprising seven facilities on its campus in Valencia, CA, ADI has over 700 full-time employees on staff.
The NC Technician will perform multiple tasks under supervision in a manufacturing environment. Tasks will include up to, and including dismantling of machines and equipment, inspection and detection of wear items, and other malignant problems. Tasks will be assigned in manufacturing areas as well as office areas. This position typically requires 3 years of NC Technician experience.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
Technician should have experience with Acromatic 950 controls, Fanuc 15i and 30i controls, Haas controls, and Siemens 840D controls.
Technician is expected to be able to troubleshoot to component level.
Should be able to dismantle equipment to the origin point of issue.
Should be able to inspect and measure parts of equipment to detect wear, misalignment, etc.
Must be capable of analyzing the situation before starting the job.
Follow safety guidelines at all times.
Should have knowledge on drives, motors, controls, and electrical components.
Should have tools needed to perform troubleshooting and diagnosing of issues. (Voltage Meter, Clamp on amp meter, general hand tools, etc.
Ability to follow written and oral instructions.
Working ability with general hand tools.
Must have the ability to lift a maximum of 35 lbs. unassisted. Ability to climb ladders and scaffolding.
Must have independent body mobility to stand, walk, crawl, stoop, bend, push, pull, identify and distinguish colors, operate power tools and machinery.
At least 3 years of experience in an aerospace manufacturing environment.
At least 3 years of experience in repairing and rebuilding N/C machines and CNC controls and their corresponding systems.
Knowledge of electrical motors.
Knowledge of basic electrical and laser equipment.
Knowledge of mechanical components, and drive systems.
Knowledge of machine types and facility equipment.
Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
Experience in the use of all maintenance related tools.
Level of Education:
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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