Precision Castparts Corp. Warehouse Lead in Wichita, Kansas

Warehouse Lead

Exacta Aerospace

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.

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.”

Business Profile:

PCC Aerostructures is a leading supplier of complex components and assemblies to the global aerospace industry.

PCC Aerostructures now includes more than 35 plants in the U.S, Europe and Asia with over 5500 employees and has ambitious growth plans. Businesses within PCC Aerostructures include Primus International, SPS Aerostructures, Centra, Avibank and AVK, Klune, ProCoat, Southwest United Industries, Noranco, Progressive Incorporated, Synchronous, and Kalistrut. Plants locations include Washington, Utah, California, Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, Ohio, Canada, Mexico, the UK and China.

Location Profile:

From high-speed milling machines to structural assemblies, Exacta Aerospace’s capabilities are wide-ranging to fit our customer needs.

Founded in 1978 and located in Wichita, Kansas, Exacta offers a vast array of 3, 4 and 5 axis aluminum and hard-metal machines that produce parts ranging from those that will fit in the palm of your hand to ones that top out at 165 inches long.

Exacta can use its machine and fab detail components to produce complex, tight-tolerance assemblies ready for aircraft installation. With an ever-changing aerospace industry in which customers continually ask suppliers to integrate and innovate, Exacta is responding to the call.

Exacta Aerospace was acquired by Precision Castparts Corp. in July, 2013.

Position Summary:

This is a hands-on working position that will engage in a wide variety of quality assurance activities. Support Production (QA’s internal Customer) as necessary to achieve the highest level of quality for Customers.

Reporting Relationships:

The Warehouse Lead will report to the Director of Operations.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining regular and punctual attendance according to shift-times or a pre-arranged work schedule.

  • Unload delivery trucks containing raw material.

  • Receive in raw material.

  • Put raw material in organized rack space.

  • Pull material from racks and kit up for jobs.

  • Issue material to jobs.

  • Work with scheduler to keep machines running.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Required Skills:

  • Successful receiving operators possess enough physical strength to lift heavy boxes and crates.

  • Basic arithmetic

  • Team work, initiative, leadership, customer service, listening, reporting skills, communication verbal and written.

  • Requires a high level of productivity as well as attention to detail and independence and good safety practices.

  • Must be able to pass the test for the fork-lift certification.

Travel Requirements:

None

Required Experience:

2 years of experience in the Warehouse

Level of Education:

High School Diploma or equivalent education

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: PCC-EXA.2002