Maintenance Technician

United States of America
North Carolina
SRI - Ceramics
Full Time
February 1 2021



With more than 150 operations and about 22,000 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 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. Buffett, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.

PCC Airfoils, LLC, headquartered in Greater Cleveland, Ohio, is a world leader in the fast-paced, high-tech industry of investment casting. Each of the sixteen (16) Airfoils’ locations play an integral part in the manufacture of blades, vanes and components for use in gas turbine engines. PCC’s parts are found on virtually all commercial & military aircraft, as well as, industrial gas turbine applications in the free world. Our product plays a significant role in the evolution of the light-weight, fuel-efficient engines of the next generation.

The Ceramics Group segment of PCC Airfoils and consists of three manufacturing locations - Wickliffe, Ohio, which also serves as Ceramics headquarters, Cleveland, Ohio, and Sanford, NC.  The Ceramics Group operations supply ceramic cores and proprietary custom blended ceramic particulate systems used in the manufacturing of the investment castings. Products and systems manufactured in these operations include: custom blended ceramic shell systems, injection molded silica and alumina cores for investment cast airfoils, slurry cast cores for land-based turbine casting applications and ceramic extrusions. The operations are expanding due to sales volume increase and this provides unique opportunities for career growth and development. 
Perform maintenance tasks on plant facilities and on production equipment. Perform preventive maintenance on production equipment according to schedule. Assist with general electrical wiring, basic equipment troubleshooting and repair, basic carpentry, plumbing and masonry as directed. Assist with movement of equipment within the facility. Assist with movement of hazardous waste (flammable) from satellite accumulation area to holding cage as required.
  • Basic Electrical Wiring
  • Basic Carpentry
  • Basic Plumbing
  • Preventative Maintenance on Plant Equipment
  • Kiln Masonry
  • Equipment Troubleshooting & Repair
  • Must have a flexible schedule to allow for outside training
  • Various physical requirements including climbing and lifting
  • Must be able to operate fork lift truck
  • Basic knowledge of tools
  • Good mechanical aptitude
  • Injection Molding Machine experience a plus
  • Excellent attendance record
  • Willing to work overtime when required
  • Experience with any of the following a plus:

_        Electrical (up to 460v AC)

_        Electrical blueprints & schematics

_        PLC’s

_        VFD’s

_        Motor Controls

_        HVAC

_        Hydraulics

_        Hydraulic blueprints & line diagrams

_        Fanuc Robots

_        Carpentry

_        Plumbing

_        Masonry

_        Welding

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.