Precision Castparts Corp. Machine Shop Utility in Carson City, Nevada


Under general supervision, operates, plans, directs, organizes, and controls the Machining Operation for all manner of machines; set-up and operate production machines, both manual and CNC, to perform production and prototype opera­tions in accordance with quality standards. Ensures that documentation, tooling and parts are correctly matched to paperwork.

Principle Accountabilities:

  • Utility

Objective: To perform a wide variety of utility functions in the machine shop.

Essential Job Functions:
  • Follow established housekeeping and safety practices to maintain the quality of the work environment under general supervision.

  • Follows established housekeeping and safety practices to maintain the quality of the work environment.

  • De-burr parts (keeping up with 12202, 11267, and other jobs that arise).

  • Wash parts and maintain order in wash area.

  • Waste Oil

  • Performs daily and periodic machine maintenance. Check and fill oil and coolant on all CNC lathes.

  • Consistently notifies supervisor immediately when the workload is low.

  • Transport full chip barrels to and from the main plant as required.

  • Transport empty plastic and metal totes up to and from the main plant as required.

  • Keep sufficient supply of card board boxes for crank arms in Mac.

  • Load and unload parts for transport.

  • Passivate parts following all safety procedures.

  • Sweep walkways and keep clean and free of debris.

  • Display a willingness and interest to learn through on the job training and take vocational or educational courses when offered.

  • Have the physical strength and stamina to put in full shift.

  • Demonstrate the ability to recognize and communicate production problems to your supervisor.

  • Demonstrate safe and efficient handling of all tools, dies, equipment and forklift, if applicable, to prevent damage.

  • Able to maintain an above estimated production efficiency with acceptable rejection rate.

  • Must be able to perform the following tasks:

a. Reading and interpretation of travelers.

b. Recognition of bad castings not meeting grades.

c. Machining or grinding castings in an acceptable time frame and tolerance.

  • Meets all production and quality standards.
  1. Safety

    Objective: To take responsibility for and demonstrate safe work practices.

    Essential Job Functions:

  • Adheres to plant and department safety rules.Identifies and reports safety problems.

  • Safely operates all equipment and tools.

Additional Accountabilities:

  • Trains less skilled personnel as assigned.

  • Performs all work necessary to achieve Plant goals.

Essential Equipment, Vehicles, Tools and/or Machinery used:

  • Delicate calibrated measuring devises, height gages, calipers, micrometers, etc.

  • Lifting devices (Lift tables, Cranes, Forkliftss, etc)

  • Various handtools (Pliers, Wrench, Grinders, Scrapers and Knives, Measuring devices, Clippers, Scissors, etc.)


  • Training is provided on the job and may be documented by Verbal, Written, or Practical Testing.


  • Experience and/or training are included in considerations.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing, read, follows and interprets instructions on technique cards, code sheets as well as other verbal or written instructions.

  • Requires ability to perform mathematical calculations.

  • Ability to use simple to moderately complex measuring devices and fixtures.

  • Physical ability to perform the essential job functions.

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-US.202208 2