Precision Castparts Corp. Post-cast Manufacturing Engineer in Douglas, Georgia
PCC Airfoils, LLC, headquartered in Greater Cleveland, Ohio, is a world leader in the fast-paced, high-tech industry of investment casting. Each of the thirteen (13) Airfoils’ locations plays an integral part in the manufacture of blades, vanes and components for use in gas turbine engines. PCC’s parts are found on virtually all commercial & military aircraft, as well as, industrial gas turbine applications in the free world.
The Airfoils Division is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Precision Castparts Corp., a Fortune 500 company (#325). The company currently has an overall sales volume of over $7 Billion, employing in excess of 25,000 individuals throughout 125 locations in the U.S. and worldwide. PCC is seeking individuals with high personal and professional standards who will thrive in a fast-paced, goal oriented work environment.
Precision Castparts Corp. is a 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, forged components, aerostructures and highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace applications. In addition, the Company is the leading producer of airfoil castings for the industrial gas turbine market. PCC manufactures extruded seamless pipe, fittings, forgings, and clad products for power generation and oil & gas applications; commercial and military airframe aerostructures; and metal alloys and other materials to the casting and forging industries.
PCC Airfoils, LLC is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruit, hire, upgrade, train, and promote in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other status protected by applicable state.
This position will serve as a change agent by leading, facilitating, and executing continuous improvement activities using a variety of skills including Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, and Statistical Process Control. As a result of such activities, the individual in this position will enable the organization to realize measurable, sustainable improvements from both a process performance and financial standpoint.
· Promote a culture of continuous learning and performance improvement. Work with other departments and employees to coordinate improvement activities and drive process ownership mind set
· Implementation of cost reduction and productivity improvement projects, and new manufacturing concepts such as Safety, Quality, Cell Manufacturing, TOC, etc. in order to achieve 2% productivity improvement quarter over quarter
· Coordinate the Continuous Improvement and 5S activities for manufacturing area/cell.
· Able to drive business results, audit, and develop procedures that involve Lean methodologies that remove wastes and streamline flow in a manufacturing environment.
· Help prioritize, select and charter cross-functional high-impact projects that reduce costs and makes processes more efficient
· Assist in establishing Control Plans and oversight of FMEAs to ensure sustainment of improvements and process controls
· Prepare reports and be prepared to discuss with management status of department metrics and current CI projects
· Lead, support, and participate in all Productivity Pipeline activities
· Develop and implement new techniques and process to streamline work activities and drive waste out of processes.
· Perform other duties as necessary or appropriate to the position
BS Degree in Engineering or related degree or equivalent experience.
3-5 years manufacturing environment (post castings preferred) and proven experience in implementing lean and continuous improvement processes; Six Sigma certification preferred. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills strongly desired.
THE ABOVE COVERS THE MOST SIGNIFICANT DUTIES, BUT DOES NOT EXCLUDE OTHER ASSIGNMENTS REQUIRING EQUIVALENT OR LESSER SKILLS.
Requisition ID: PCC-US.23751