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2nd Shift CMM Programmer

Job Title 2nd Shift CMM Programmer Requisition # AUB.020.18 Job Type
Full-time Shift Type Third Shift (Night) Location AEROSTRUCTURES Auburn – Algona, WA 98001 US (Primary)
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
Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over 10 billion dollar company
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 39 plants in the North
America, 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, Progressive Incorporated,
Noranco, Synchronous, and Kalistrut. Plants locations include
Washington, Utah, California, Oklahoma, Kansas, Texas, Ohio, Canada,
Mexico, the UK and China.
Location Profile
Located in Algona Washington, Primus International – Auburn is a
leading Tier II Supplier of highly engineered metallic and composite
parts, kits, and assemblies to the global aerospace industry. Their
key customers are Boeing, Airbus, and Latecoere. Primus International
Algona specializes in medium to complex titanium machining and
structural mechanical assembly.
Acquired by Precision Castparts in 2011, Primus International Algona
has become one of 38 plants within the Aerostructures division.
Staffed with 300 employees, the facility generates annual revenue in
excess of $160 million.
Position Summary
The 2nd Shift Lead CMM Programmer is an advanced level Quality
programmer and is critical within the Quality organization with regard
to product flow and quality.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
– Program CMS online or offline from CAD model or drawing
– Create solid CAD model from drawing
– Troubleshoot and prove out new product and/or program
– Make recommendations for and/or create new processes and procedures
to improve product quality, product velocity, efficiency, or cost
– Interface with customers and suppliers (both internal and external)
– Train Inspectors and Quality Programmers in CMS operation and
– Frequently take on a leadership role with regard to new product
development and/or specific projects
– May perform the responsibilities of the CMM Programmer and/or the
Quality Inspector positions
Required Skills
– Experience and abilities equivalent to that of a Quality Inspector
III within the Quality function
– Expert level CAD skills
– Demonstrated expertise and understanding of the CMM programming
language (CMM Manager, DMIS, or similar), CMM software and hardware
– Expert level troubleshooting skills
– Demonstrated advanced level computer skills including macro
programming and/or software development skills
– Experience in leading, directing, coaching, and guiding other
– Strong logic and critical thinking skills
– Self-motivated and goal driven, demonstrating an ability to make
daily independent decisions
– Complete high level CMS programming efficiently and effectively,
meeting productivity and quality standards
– Concentrate and perform exacting work requiring significant
attention to detail
– Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw
valid conclusions
– Read, analyze, and interpret business periodicals, professional
journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations and write
reports, correspondence, and procedure manuals, and make presentations
– Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical and
engineering instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with
several abstract and concrete variables
– Risk analysis and mitigation skills
– Ability to communicate clearly and persuasively with employees,
internal organizations, vendors, and customers
Required Experience
Minimum two (2) years experience in CMS programming
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.

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