Precision Castparts Corp. CNC Lathe Machinist in Woodinville, Washington

CNC Lathe Machinist Day Shift and Week-end shift US - WA -Woodinville

Job Description

Company Profile:

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.

Business Profile:

Located in Woodinville Washington, University Swaging is a leading supplier of structural and kinematic control rod assemblies, flight control mechanisms, and swaged cable assemblies to the global aerospace industry.Founded in 1947 University Swaging was acquired by Precision Castparts in 2011, and became part of the Airframe Segment.

Position Summary: The Machinist position operates assigned resources of machining tools and equipment ensuring safety of operations, compliance with productivity targets and adherence to quality control standards.


  • Weekday Shift (Monday-Friday 6:00 AM to 2:45 PM)

  • Week-end Shift (Friday-Sunday 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM)

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Completes precision machining using assigned resources such as CNC or conventional mills.

  • Ensures resources are continually operating in a safe manner.

  • Makes certain that all tasks are completed following the quality standards established for the product manufactured.

  • Monitors actual time taken to manufacture a product against the scheduled cycle time to manufacture a product and takes actions to ensure product is operating under set cycle time or meets scheduled cycle times.

  • Ensure cutters used in manufacturing the product are sharp and cutting correctly and makes certain that cutters are changed out before the cutting life expires.

  • Continually keeps assigned work area and resources clean and organized.

  • Works as a team member, meeting professional standards of cooperation, communication and appearance.

Required Skills:

  • Working knowledge in using hand held quality control inspection tools such as micrometers and calipers bore gages, depth gages, radius gages, height gages and sine plates.

  • Fluent in of geometry mathematics and experience with trigonometry.

  • Some experience in interpreting aerospace blueprints; parts lists and assembly drawings.

  • Solid understanding of the G & M codes used in programming CNC mills and or lathes as well as operating controls for CNC mills and or lathes.

  • Self-motivated with an ability to work alone or in a team environment

  • Ability to work across departments to meet product quality standards efficiently

  • Ability to follow instructions given by the director of manufacturing, their immediate manager or lead, or by a senior machinist and carry them out correctly

  • Ability to read and comprehend basic instructions and write simple correspondence in the English language

Required Experience:

  • 1+ years manufacturing aerospace experience required

  • CNC and/or conventional mills experience

Level of Education:

  • High School Diploma

  • Two year machinist certification preferred

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.

Requisition ID: USD - MA (2) 20