Nut Machinist Level 2 3rd shift - Jenkintown, PA

United States of America
Full Time



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.

Level Two: Building upon level one, with minimal assistance level two machinists operate 2-6 axis CNC/Automated or Manual Swiss-style Screw Machine cells as well as standalone machines, which requires basic machine setup including preparing and setting up fixtures and cutting tools, as well as loading and adjusting programs and/or offsets. Level two machinist competencies include the ability to use more advanced quality inspection tools and techniques such as height and air gauges and bench inspection. The level two machinist will have basic competencies in print reading and common CNC G and M codes, and be familiar with adjusting clutches, cams, and gears. 


Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Work safely under functional safety guidelines such as PPE and equipment interaction 
  • Use sample parts, blueprints, and schematics to determine the method and order of operations. 
  • Protect machines and machined product by following processes and procedures such as part loading, being in control of the machine, and safely transporting product over short distances.
  • Maintain product quality through monitoring and adjusting CNC or Screw Machine offsets as needed.
  • Perform and record in process inspection actions such as measuring and validating part features regarding dimensional tolerances and specifications.
  • Perform first article and buyoff
  • Perform setup operations which includes setting up fixtures, cutting tools and CNC programs.
  • Perform inspection tasks of intermediate complexity interacting with drawings and more advanced inspection tools. 
  • Meets production demands
  • Run production on multiple machines at once. (Primary & Secondary)
  • Other duties as assigned 


Required Skills:

  • The ability to identify and correctly load and secure fixtures with minimal assistance.
  • A working knowledge of G and M codes applied in setting and adjusting offsets and interacting with CNC programs, and ability to accurately adjust and/or change cams and gears. 
  • A working knowledge of shop math including tool geometry, positive and negative numbers, as well as basic geometry. 
  • The ability to read basic prints and apply basic dimensional specifications to inspection processes. 


Required Experience:

  • Typically, this position requires evidence of success in level one machining duties for at least one year prior to promotion or hire.  
  • 2-4 years of experience  


Level of Education:

  • High School diploma or GED is expected


Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:


N-Never, O-Occasionally (<20%), F-Frequently (20%-80%), C-constantly (>80%)

Exposure to Adverse Working Conditions:


·          Noise, Noxious Orders, Temperatures


·          Hazardous Materials


Physical Conditions:


·          Close Eye Work (computers, typing, reading, writing)


·          Sedentary (continuous sitting)


·          Light Work (standing, walking, lifting <15 pounds)


·          Moderate Work (lifting 15-30 pounds, prolonged use of small hand  instruments or tools)


·          Moderately Heavy Work (lifting, moving, loading up to 35 pounds)


·          Heavy/Hard Work (above average strength & stamina)


Travel Requirements:


·        None



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.
This position requires use of information or access to production processes subject to national security controls under U.S. export control laws and regulations (including, but not limited to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR)). To be qualified to work in this facility, a successful applicant must be a U.S. Person, as defined in those regulations, and able to supply evidence of that qualification prior to starting work or be authorized to receive controlled information under a specific license or permission from the relevant government agency. The U.S. export control regulations define a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), and certain categories of Asylees and Refugees.

This requisition is closed to applications.