Operations and Technical Manager

United States of America
North Carolina
Full Time
June 1 2020



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.

Since 1950, TIMET has been leading the industry in mill and melted products, supplying nearly one-fifth of the world's titanium. From traditional discrete mill products to customized near-net shapes to kits with finished components ready for the assembly line, TIMET delivers. TIMET is the only titanium manufacturer with mill production strategically located around the world. We have broad product line capability and strategic qualifications at locations in North America, United Kingdom, and France.

TIMET's global supply focus enables us to quickly move products using qualified raw material and routings that meet stringent customer requirements. Our plants are certified in international safety and quality standards and strictly follow lean initiatives.


Salisbury NC


This position is responsible for managing all aspects of AlloyWorks manufacturing operations, including safety, quality, engineering, purchasing, scheduling, human resources, finance, budget planning, and sales.  
Lead and manage the organization to a sustaining safety culture
Lead and manage the organization to a zero-defect quality system
Ability to work with and manage through coaching people at all levels of the organization to achieve operational results
Manage and identify continuous improvement of manufacturing systems
Manage raw material demand and purchasing
Manage production planning to achieve most efficient and productive melting schedule and balance customer demand requirements
Build and lead a multifunctional manufacturing team
Implement and facilitate the establishment of company policies, goals, objectives and procedures
Ensure that staffing levels are adequate to meet current and projected business forecasts
Manage exempt and non-exempt salaries to achieve operational and budget goals
Manage all aspects of AlloyWorks finances – variable, fixed, raw materials, sga, and capital planning to achieve operational and budget goals
Failure mode analysis and root cause preventative action implementation
Evaluate and improve on processes in plasma cold hearth and raw material support manufacturing systems
Maintain reliable and safe manufacturing systems while improving production rates, efficiencies, yield, costs and changeovers
Develop and implement innovative solutions to manufacturing problems/issues
Manage/coordinate manufacturing equipment preventative maintenance, fabrication and repair

Bachelor’s Degree in Material Science Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or similar required

Master’s in Business Management preferred

Minimum 2 years or more experience in management of a manufacturing operations of >$10 million in Sales

7 yrs. + engineering/manufacturing experience

Technical skills in Lean Manufacturing techniques, Six Sigma, Kaizen, Process Improvement, freight and distribution, and production scheduling; Black Belt Certification preferred

Must be able to prioritize multiple requests/projects

Possess ability to provide leadership, communication, organizational, analytical & problem solving

25% travel required

Must be able to support a 24/7 operation

Proof of US citizenship, nationality, and/or permanent resident status in order to comply with all applicable export and import laws and regulations.

TIMET, a PCC company, 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.

Full Relocation is authorized for this position.