Injection Press Operator
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.
Title: WAX INJECTOR
Location: Painesville, Ohio
Labor Grade: 5
Company: Precision Castparts Corp. is a worldwide, diversified manufacturer of complex metal components and products. It serves the aerospace, power generation, 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 and supplies metal alloys and other materials to the casting and forging industries. PCC Airfoils, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Precision Castparts Corp. The Airfoils Division manufactures complex highly technical investment casting for turbine engine applications used in commercial jet engines, military jet engines, helicopters and industrial gas turbines.
Reporting Relationship: Reports directly to Dept. 610 Supervisor
Location: Mentor / RP, OH
Education: A high school diploma or equivalent is preferred, and may be substituted by experience.
Personal Characteristics: Able to meet deadlines and be accountable for quality/ quantity. Able to work flexible hours with a history of dependability as demonstrated with strong attendance record. Comfortable using a team approach to problem solving. Have strong sense of urgency. Individual must be a motivated self-starter with the ability to work independently. Maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner that gets along with customers, clients, co-workers and supervisors.
Work Experience: Minimum of 1 year experience as an operator in a manufacturing environment. Previous casting experience is a plus. Must have experience with misc. hand tools, tables, racks, boxes, safety guidelines, feeds, grinders, inspection tools, etc.
Principal Area of Responsibility: The Wax Injector must be able to perform all operations and operate equipment efficiently in making wax patterns. Production of high quantity /quality parts is required with daily production quota established, works with Work with glue, nail polishes, car wax, china marker propane torches, hot needle, hot plate, exacto knives, and dental tools.
· Incumbent must handle hazardous waste in accordance with the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) and company policy
· Inject all wax patterns, gates and sprues
· Meet the specific requirements of the efficiency standard as established by Supervision.
· Record, on a daily basis, all work performed and the correct distribution of the work time by operational codes, using manufacturing computer system
· Gets supplies, uses waxes, lubricants as required
· Responsible for quality by visual inspection as well as by gauging
· Maintain a clean and orderly work area
· Observe all safety rules, practices, policies and procedures
· Any and all additional responsibilities as required or assigned.
Incumbent must physically and mentally perform the job demands as listed below.
The ability to handle high stress associated with high activity with tight deadlines.
Must pass Jaeger vision test.