Bench Grinder/ Deburr

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 bench grinders/deburr operators work with minimal assistance to perform all levels of hand finishing tasks. Examples of tasks level two deburr operators are responsible for include edge breaking and using a variety of deburr tools and media to achieve specified surface finishes on a number of different materials. This position requires the ability to read basic print and having an understanding of different deburr media uses and applications. These individuals must be able to hold dimensions when deburring.  Level two bench grinders will also gain an intermediate understanding of and familiarity with customer specifications. These individuals will demonstrate the ability to use inspection tools such as micrometers, calipers and profilometers, etc. This position typically requires 1-5 years of experience.


Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Work with little assistance to Conduct bench/deburring operations frequently to or on products containing critical features and close tolerances on machined aerospace parts
  • Interpret plans, work orders, blueprints and drawings to determine how to conduct necessary bench (deburr, etc.) operations.
  • Use various measuring instruments in order to accurately accomplish bench/deburring tasks.



Required Skills:

  • Position requires the ability to life 40 lbs.
  • Basic print reading
  • Ability to use inspection tools including micrometers, calipers and profilometers


Required Experience:

  • Experience working in an aerospace manufacturing environment preferred but not required


Level of Education:

  • GED or High School diploma preferred but not required.
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.
For informational purposes only, the range of pay for this role is $18.50 to $26.0 US Dollar (USD) Hourly based on a variety of factors.  For informational purposes only, this role is eligible to participate in the Company’s Quarterly Cash Bonus Plan, paid out at the quarterly bonus factor of 1X the Company’s bonus multiple, based on the Company’s performance in the applicable quarter. Employees will receive 104 hours paid time off every year. Employees will also receive 10 paid holidays. Employees (and their families) are eligible to participate in the company's medical, dental, vision, and basic life insurance. Employees are eligible to enroll in the Company’s 401(k) plan.
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.