Tool & Die Repairman - Cherry

United States of America
Santa Ana
Full Time


Cherry Aero


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.

Position Summary:
Level two tooling machinists work under minimal supervision to operate and perform basic setups of machines such manual and CNC mills, grinders, lathes and EDMs. Basic familiarity with thread/form rolls tooling. This role requires intermediate competencies in print reading and inspection processes, as well as basic trouble shooting. 1-5 Years
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
• Work safely under functional safety guidelines such as PPE and equipment interaction.
• Adheres to quality processes including in-process inspection to ensure compliance with quality specifications.
• Correctly interpret work orders
• Lift up to 45lbs
• Able to work overtime as needed
• Operate basic Lathes, Grinders, and Polishing Equipment
• Machine intermediate tooling components with assistance
• Begin to perform basic equipment setups
• Communicate with other departments as needed (Thread-roll, heading, etc.)
• Work in a team environment, i.e. follow instructions and assist others as needed.
• Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.
Required Skills:
• The ability to read and write English.
• The ability to perform basic shop math, fractions, decimals
• The ability to use basic hand tools, wrenches, etc.
• Intermediate print reading
• Basic familiarity with all relevant tools & equipment
• The ability to use basic inspection tools such micrometers, calipers, comparators
• The ability to navigate intranet to locate process documents - basic computer skills
• The ability to read and interpret work instructions and basic prints and dimensions
Experience & Education
• Typically, 1-5 Years
• GED or High School diploma preferred but not required.