Engineering Manager / Technical Director

United States of America
South Gate
Wyman Gordon
Shultz Steel
Engineering General
Full Time
July 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.

Shultz Steel manufactures large complex structural titanium and steel forgings for both commercial and military aerospace applications. Our parts are an integral part of nearly all commercial and military aircraft, as well as several space and nuclear applications. Long-term agreements with the major aerospace contractors provide stability and long-term growth. As a part of Precision Castparts Corporation (PCC), Shultz employees are afforded significant career development and growth opportunities.

SHULTZ STEEL COMPANY has been in business since 1947 and is located in the greater Los Angeles California area. It employs about 450 people. It was acquired by PCC in 2016. Shultz Steel Company produces large structural die forgings and rolled rings primarily for the aerospace industry out of alloy steel, titanium, aluminum and nickel alloys. It is a vertically integrated facility.

In addition, participates in developing and executing strategic growth initiatives, along with entire leadership team.
As a member of the Shultz Steel senior leadership team, the Engineering Manager / Technical Director is responsible for all aspects of engineering management, including new part costing and introduction, manufacturing support, dimensional, tooling, and metallurgical process development and control, technology development, and part cost improvement. In addition, the Technical Director participates in developing and executing strategic growth initiatives along with the entire leadership team. You will be directing a team of 6-10 metallurgical and tooling engineers, supporting a non-union, 400+ employee, 26 acre, multi-facility worksite.
  • BS Degree in Engineering or other technical discipline, advanced degree a plus
  • Minimum 15 years as an Engineering Manager with Aerospace manufacturing experience, with progressively increasing responsibilities
  • Leadership experience
  • Experience in open and closed die forging is REQUIRED
  • Significant exposure and / or experience in 6S, LEAN manufacturing, 6-Sigma, and manufacturing process control


Lean Manufacturing, Forging and Six Sigma

Full Relocation is authorized for this position.

This requisition is closed to applications.