Paint Operator Level I

United States of America
Permaswage Gardena
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.

Location Profile:

Located in Gardena California, Permaswage designs and manufactures separable and permanent fluid fittings and installation tolling for aerospace and defense applications.

Position Summary:

Paint Operator Level 1: Working under minimal supervision, perform plugging, masking, and ID painting operations.  They will be expected to mix Teflon, operate oven, and complete all required documentation including log maintenance and production logs. They will demonstrate the ability to read work orders and basic prints, perform basic visual inspection, and perform basic setups.  They will also be expected to perform various PM operations including cleaning of guns, cleaning of booth, and changing of filters.  Typically 2-3 years of experience.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Safely and efficiently setup and operate paint booth.
  • Complete all necessary documentation.

 Required Skills:

  • Ability to read work orders and basic prints.

 Required Experience:

  • 1-3 years of experience

 Level of Education:

  • GED or High School diploma preferred but not required.
For informational purposes only, the range of pay for this role is $18.00 to $18.50 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 96 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.
The position will be eligible to participate in the Company’s Long-Term Incentive Program

This requisition is closed to applications.