Investing Helper - SSBO at Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC)

Posted in Other 9 days ago.

Location: CLACKAMAS, Oregon

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United States of America

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Full Time

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1 2021

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Company Profile

With more than 120 operations and about 20,000 employees worldwide, Precision Castparts Corp. is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, forged components, aerostructures and highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace applications. In addition, we are the leading producer of airfoil castings for the industrial gas turbine market. We also manufacture extruded seamless pipe, fittings, forgings, and clad products for power generation and oil & gas applications; commercial and military airframe aerostructures; and metal alloys and other materials for the casting and forging industries. With such critical applications, we insist on quality and dependability - not just in the materials and products we make, but in the people we recruit.

Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over 10 billion dollar company employs more than 20,000 people worldwide. PCC has over 120 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. Buffett, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.

Business Profile

PCC Structuralsis the world leader in superalloy, aluminumand titanium investment casting. With applications in jet aircraft engines, airframes,industrial gas turbine (IGT) engines, military armaments, medical prosthesis, and many other industrial markets, we provide a wide portfolio of high-quality components, some as large as100 inches (250cm).

As the original business unit for Precision Castparts, you can count on PCC Structurals' extensiveexperience andknowledge to consistently provide high-quality castings, even at significant volumes.

PCC Structurals also provides solidification modeling, in-house rapid prototyping (including SLA), digital radiography, hot isostatic pressing, precision machining and protective coating services. Weoperate 11 manufacturing facilities in the United States and Europe.

Location Profile

Located in Clackamas, Oregon, PCC Small Structures Business Operations (SSBO) specializes in air and Vacuum Investment Cast Components for Aerospace, Energy, and Commercial Applications. Our robust engineering team, in-house prototyping capability, and 197,000 square feet of manufacturing space make it the ideal facility to bring your development program into production.

Position Summary

Dept 118

To provide assistance to operators and other more skilled personnel as assigned to PCC departments, including delivery, staging, moving and storing materials, operating and cleaning equipment; learns the basic operations of the department; job postings identify the essential job functions for the department requiring the position.

Utility Aide is distinguished from Helper by the following: assists with complex operations, stages materials and parts, completes duties of multiple steps, may work from Technique Cards, and works without close supervision once duties are learned; work environment may also be more complex and/or hazardous than that of Helper.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

1. Department Operator Assistance

Objective: to provide assistance to departments and learn operations as assigned in order to contribute to department productivity.

Typical Job Functions:

A. Delivers, stages, moves and stores materials, equipment and parts.

B. Fills, loads and unloads materials and equipment.

C. Gathers materials and equipment for use by other personnel at specified times or as needed.

D. Learns and performs basic department operations, including equipment and process operations; may work from Technique Cards.

E. Cleans work areas, machines and equipment.

F. Assists schedulers and expediters.

G. May wear protective gear and work with hazardous materials.

H. Works with more skilled personnel as assigned.

2. Safety

Objective: to take responsibility for and demonstrate safe work practices.

NOTE: For job positions that require respiratory protection (more than a filtering face piece dust mask):

In compliance with the Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division Personal Protective Equipment standard for Respiratory Protection, OA R 437, Div. 2 I 1910.134 and Oregon Health Division Rules for the Control of Radiation, OAR 333. Div. 120 (333-120-300 through 330), certain tasks within this job position require may require the use of a NIOSH-approved respirator. An individual will not be assigned to these tasks if the person is not able to work under these conditions. Respirator selection will be based on the work performed, exposure information, duration of use and any other relevant factors. If a tight-fitting respirator is required, facial hair, temple pieces on glasses or other items that interferes with the face-to-face piece seal of the respirator are not permitted.

Typical Job Functions:

A. Adheres to plant and department safety rules.

B. Safely operates all equipment and tools.

C. Identifies and reports safety problems.

D. May be required to work with hazardous waste.

3. Completes logs and records.

4. Performs other tasks as directed.


To be identified by the department requiring the position.

Experience & Education

1. Ability to follow instructions, read, write and perform mathematical calculations.

2. Ability to read, interpret and follow specifications on Technique Cards.

3. Physical ability to perform the essential job functions.

Required Skills

1. Training is provided on the job.

2. PCCs Forklift Driving Safety Certification Training must be completed as assigned.

3. May be required to complete hazardous waste management training.

Desired Skills

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.