NDT Tech Level 1
Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC) is a leading worldwide, diversified manufacturer of complex metal components and products. It serves the aerospace, power, 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, manufactures extruded seamless pipe, fittings, forgings, and clad products for power generation and oil & gas applications, and supplies metal alloys and other materials to the casting and forging industries. PCC is a high quality business with dominant positions in most segments of the markets in which it serves.
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. Buffet, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.
SPS Technologies has been developing and manufacturing critical fasteners since the early days of aviation, working closely with its customers to meet the needs of an ever changing industry.
Many of the materials, designs, and manufacturing practices that have become industry standards were pioneered by SPS Technologies. SPS Technologies continues to advance the materials, designs, and manufacturing practices of aerospace fasteners today to meet the unique needs of next generation vehicles and assembly techniques.
SPS Technologies was acquired by PCC in 2003.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assist Nondestructive Testers to process work. Load and unload work to machine without evaluating results or determining acceptability of products. Perform calibration and control checks on mechanical units and solutions under direct supervision. Maintain calibration records. Prepare for licensed inspector examination by studying assigned reading material, attending classroom instructions and practical application at the machine.
ADDITIONAL DUTIES: Move pans, skids and C-bins within the department using hoists, dollies and hand trucks. Maintain work in a clean, orderly and safe manner. Perform other duties as necessary or appropriate to the position.
General communications such as reading pan tags, reporting production data and receiving job instructions and procedures
Arithmetic such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, including decimals and fractions, simple use of formulas, charts, tables, drawings, specifications and schedules
Use of fixed gages and direct reading instruments and devices in which interpretation is not required (e.g. borescope, gage blocks, go/no go gages,, plug gages, ring gages, scale (6” or 12”), scale (weight), snap gages)
Diversified operation requiring constant alertness and activity
Follows general instructions and standard methods and procedures