Lab Machine Operator

United States of America
Wyman Gordon
THI - North Shop
Full Time


Tx Honing


With more than 120 operations and approximately 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, and forgings 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.

PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.

In 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by Chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffett, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.


Responsible for: Preparation of testing blanks to be used for mechanical testing of forgings for the aerospace industry. Safely cutting nickel-based steels and titanium using abrasive saws and band saws.


  • Reading and interpreting drawings and blueprints to remove testing blanks from correct location of test rings.
  • Ensuring traceability of all pieces and material is maintained at all times. 
  • Operation of multiple saws simultaneously.
  • Operation of over-head and jib cranes.
  • Familiar with measuring equipment/gauges such as micrometers, pi-tapes, calipers.


  • 1-2 years of manufacturing experience with large bandsaws or abrasive saws.
  • Strong analytical, arithmetic, problem solving, organizational, and critical thinking skills.
  • Experience with blueprints/drawings, dimensions, and measurement devices such as micrometers and scales.
  • Familiarity cutting with nickel and steel.
  • Very fast paced work ethic essential.
  • Good numerical skills, able to read and interpret gauges.
  • Good team player able to take direction.
  • Team player with an excellent attitude and motivational skills.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong analytical, arithmetic, problem solving, organizational, and critical thinking skills.
  • Capable of making sound decisions.
  • Effective communication skills, both verbally and in writing.


  • Night Shift (operators to train on days until we are confident, they can run safely and productively on nights)
    • 6 pm - 2:30 am (if working 8 hours) 
    • 6 pm - 4:30 am (if working 10 hours)
    • 6 pm - 6 am (if working 12 hours) 
  • Weekday and weekend OT may be requested
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.