Precision Castparts Corp.
Kent, WA, United States
Bluecollar, Entry Level
Mar 16, 2020
Jun 29, 2020
Receiving Clerk -Entry Level 1
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. The company has a history of superior earnings growth and was the fourth best performing stock in the S&P 500 during the last decade, up 1580%.
Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over $10 billion publicly traded company (NYSE: PCP) 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. Mr. Buffet stated, “I’ve admired PCC’s operation for a long time. For good reasons, it is the supplier of choice for the world’s aerospace industry, one of the largest sources of American exports. Berkshire’s Board of Directors is proud that PCC has joined Berkshire.”
“We are very pleased to be joining forces with Berkshire Hathaway,” said Mark Donegan, PCC’s chairman and chief executive officer. “We see a unique alignment between Warren’s management and investment philosophy and how we manage PCC for the long-term. We believe that as part of Berkshire Hathaway, PCC will be exceptionally well-positioned to support our customers’ needs into the future. This transaction offers compelling and immediate value for our shareholders, and allows PCC’s employees to continue to operate in the same manner that has generated many years of exceptional service and performance to our customers.”
is a leading supplier of complex components and assemblies to the global aerospace industry.
now includes more than 35 plants in the U.S, Europe and Asia with over 5000 employees and has ambitious growth plans. Businesses within PCC Aerostructures include Primus International, SPS Aerostructures, Centra, Avibank and AVK, Klune, ProCoat, Southwest United Industries, Progressive Incorporated, Synchronous, Noranco and Kalistrut. Plants locations include Washington, Utah, California, Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, Ohio, Canada, Mexico, the UK and China.
Located in Kent Washington
, Protective Coatings Inc. is a leading provider of full service finishing for the aerospace, electronics and medical industries in both commercial and defense applications. Services include but are not limited to non-destructive testing such as fluorescent penetrant and magnetic particle inspection and a wide variety of surface enhancement processes such as shot peening and abrasive blasting, passivation, cadmium and nickel zinc plating, chromic, sulfuric and boric sulfuric acid anodizing and the application of chromate conversion coating on ferrous and non-ferrous alloys. Organic coating includes the application and testing of multiple resin systems such as epoxies, phenolics, polyurethanes, polyesters, elastomerics, intumescents, lacquers, alkyds, acrylics, dry-film lubricants, powder coatings and Teflon. Current approvals include the National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program, (NADCAP), Boeing Commercial Aircraft Company, Boeing Defense and Space, Boeing/Philadelphia, Boeing Long Beach, Grumman, Gulfstream, Lockheed Martin, Goodrich, Bombardier, Cessna and Sikorsky among much else.
Founded in 1976, Protective Coatings Inc. was later acquired by Precision Castparts in 2012, and became part of the Aerostructures Division. Staffed with approximately 300 employees, the facility generates annual revenues in excess of $26 million. As a defense contractor Protective Coatings Inc. is registered with the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls as a subsidiary of Precision Castparts Corp and is fully compliant with all relevant facets of the International Traffic in Arms Regulations and the Export Administration Regulations
Level 1 Receiving Clerks
will be expected to perform a variety of tasks for the Receiving
prioritization of customer received orders, logging of relative customer information and filing of customer documents, receiving of all customer’s process related aides and tooling, assisting in the staging of Planning department of prioritized work,
tag identifying orders or individual part configuration, and transporting planned orders into production.
Level 1 operators will be responsible for the receipt of incoming customer product and shall provide for the visual inspection of these articles for damage and completeness. These individuals will be largely responsible for the movement and placement of all incoming customer product using primarily manual means such as hand trucks, pallet jacks and wheeled carts.
Level 1 operators shall have
basic computer skills such as MS Word and MS Outlook.
Candidates must be s
elf-disciplined and self-motivated individuals with strong accountability (attention to details) skills. Candidates must
have the ability and desire to
be flexible and adaptable in a
fast-paced production environment, be resourceful and innovative along with presenting a strong business ethic and compliance to leadership and company policies, and a
good communicator with the ability to represent the company in a positive manner.
As a condition of assignment, Level 1
candidates may be expected to access information and product controlled under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations and/or Export Administration Regulations. As such these candidates may be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship, Legal Permanent Residence or protected status as a Non-Citizen National of the U.S.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
Maintaining regular and punctual attendance according to shift-times or a pre-arranged work schedule.
Follow all policies, procedures, and work instructions.
Wear and maintain proper personal equipment (PPE).
Receives and unloads incoming customer product and reviews information on purchase order to verify accuracy of shipment; may process return shipments from customers.
Logging of all relative customer information for system tracking, and filing of customer related documents, numerical and alphabetical, such as customer purchase orders and related drawings.
Staging the Planning area of prioritized work ready for plan and process review and implementation.
May operate pallet jack, wheeled carts, or dollies for the loading and unloading of supplies and production orders.
Tag identifying orders or individual part configuration for traceability purposes.
Delivers items to requisitioning departments.
Inspects shipments for damages or defects; notifies supervisor and/or purchasing personnel.
Maintaining part configuration and tagging as appropriate.
Visual inspection of incoming product.
Replenish Shipping and Receiving supplies.
Operators will be exposed to odors such as forklift fumes (propane gas) and truck exhaust fumes (carbon monoxide).
Ability to read, write and speak the English language.
Must be detail oriented and quick learner.
Basic computers skills (
such as MS Word and MS Outlook)
involving scanning and documentation of customer related documents, taking and downloading of photos, and email communications.
Ability to lift and manipulate heavy objects.
Ability to receive, track, and distribute materials, supplies, and equipment.
Knowledge of light equipment operation and/or maintenance.
Ability to receive, stock, and/or deliver goods.
Excellent vision (whether or not corrected) including normal color vision.
Good communicator with ability to represent the company in a positive manner.
Ability to work alone or as a member of a team, good cooperative skills.
Ability to perform basic math (add, subtract, multiply, & divide).
No Experience Required
Level of Education:
General Standard education including the ability to read and write in English.
Precision Castparts Corp. 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.
Precision Castparts Corp.
Website : http://www.precast.com/