Facilities Engineer - Mentor, OH

United States of America
Ohio
Mentor
Airfoils
Mentor/Painesville
Operations
Full Time, Permanent
July 1 2020

  


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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.

PCC Airfoils LLC has achieved its preeminent position in the manufacture of aircraft engine blades and vanes and is rapidly gaining market share in the Industrial Gas Turbines industry through pushing the boundaries of Advanced Technology. PCC Airfoils LLC is one of only a few companies in the world that possesses the technology and capability to cast blades and vanes with complex, internal cooling passages out of sophisticated superalloys for aerospace and Industrial Gas Turbine customers. PCC Airfoils LLC has the advantage of being the leader in the production of airfoils for aircraft engines and of capturing a growing share of the market for Industrial Gas Turbine castings. Several new state-of-the-art casting furnaces were recently installed in PCC Airfoils’ facilities along with new ceramic dip lines to handle the increased volume. The dip lines feature the most advanced technology available to ensure process repeatability, improving yields and facilitating on-time product delivery.

At PCC Mentor, we believe that access to reliable power and freedom of travel are essential rights for all.  How we support our belief is by manufacturing highly complex investment castings utilizing proprietary technology for use in industrial gas turbine and aerospace engines. Our highly skilled team members make our vision a reality.

We have a long history of changing the world and meeting the needs of our customers which is highlighted by our ten-fold growth since 1998. A large multi-million dollar expansion project was completed in 2008 to enable the Mentor plant to meet customer demands. Due to this expansion the Mentor Operation now consists of two manufacturing locations, Mentor and Renaissance Parkway (Painesville).


As the world’s need for power and aerospace technology continues to grow, so does our need for team members that believe in our vision. If you are looking for an opportunity to help power the world, a career at PCC Mentor may be right for you.

The Facilities Engineer is a technical resource in planning and completing maintenance tasks, utilizing sound engineering skills to effectively problem solve and increase the effectiveness of the facilities equipment. This team member reports directly to the Facilities Manager. 
  • Coordinates the recommendation, planning, and implementation of equipment to improve production efficiency, meet cost containment goals, and support plant needs for growth and safety improvements.  

  • Inspects capital equipment installations in process and at completion to ensure that standards of workmanship and safety are met.

  • Develops schedules and controls preventative and predictive maintenance programs.

  • Coordinates planning and contracting of the outside plant engineering services as needed.

  • Directs the operation of power, environmental, electrical, HVAC, compressed gases, water, sewage and refrigeration systems to provide uninterrupted services.

  • Develops and manages that maintenance and capital equipment project budgets. Maintains inventories of maintenance material supplies, critical spares and repair parts at required levels, but within the established budget. Follows all established financial procedures when ordering equipment, supplies and services.
  • Works with Manufacturing Area Managers to address chronic equipment &/or facility problems which affect the cost, quality, or delivery of our product. 
  • Assist with automated equipment including install, upkeep and maintenance

  • Develop, plan, and execute selected capital equipment projects within the Mentor plant, including cost estimation, manpower allocation, activity scheduling, and final equipment/system start-up. 
  • Participate in continuous improvement activities which target the improvement of equipment performance and the reduction in operating costs for the Mentor facility. 
  • Provide technical support of plant PM activities, including task definitions, establishment of recommended PM intervals, and evaluation of PM effectiveness. 
  • Ensure safe and efficient operation of plant utilities (boilers, compressors, waste water).
  • Supervise and manage recycling and hazardous waste in accordance with the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) and company policy.
  • Participate in the development & implementation of Mentor facility GHG reduction plan.

 

  • A Bachelor's degree in Industrial, Mechanical, Automation, or Electrical Engineering.
  • 2+ years of facility engineering experience in a manufacturing environment preferred. 

  • Strong mechanical aptitude 
  • Experience in the casting industry strongly preferred
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment background check and full drug screen

Precision Castparts Corp. is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruit, hire, train and promote in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other status protected by applicable law.