Machine Shop Support - Weekday Swing Shift
Algona, WA 
Posted 19 days ago
Job Description
United States of America
Full Time


With more than 120 operations and approximately 20,000 employees worldwide, Precision Castparts Corp. 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, we are the leading producer of airfoil castings for the industrial gas turbine market. We also manufacture extruded seamless pipe, fittings, and forgings for power generation and oil & gas applications; commercial and military airframe aerostructures; and metal alloys and other materials for the casting and forging industries. With such critical applications, we insist on quality and dependability - not just in the materials and products we make, but in the people we recruit.

PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.

In 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by Chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffett, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.

Position Summary

Loads, unloads, and conveys materials within or near plant, yard or work site, and performs a combination of tasks under specific direction, which may include shipping and/or receiving. Opens containers using hand tools. Counts and weighs materials and records information. Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks, conveyors, and machines by hand. Loads or unloads materials into or from trucks by hand. Conveys materials using wheelbarrow, hand truck, forklift, electric dolly, elevator or other devices. Stacks or assembles materials. Aids machine operators by lifting heavy objects by hand or by use of power hoist.

Work Shift

Monday-Friday, 3:20pm-11:50pm


  • Under supervision, set daily work order priorities, move, stage, pack/unpack, open/seal, and gather materials, crates, boxes, parts, equipment, and other production items as needed to support efficient, timely, and orderly daily production flow
  • Move shipping crates, boxes, and materials to final machining and/or assembly areas; Move packaged crates and boxes to shipping and receiving staging area; Handle related documentation in a safe manner
  • Keep staging areas clean and clear of debris
  • Reposition carts, trolleys, fork-lifts, and other shop transport equipment in their end-of-day storage area
  • Monitor and properly dispose of accumulated machining chips; Maintain chip bins and surrounding area clean and orderly
  • In coordination with machinists and/or supervision, expedite materials from stores and tools from crib
  • May occasionally perform special projects; Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills

  • Basic understanding of computerized MRP/Inventory system
  • Understand and adhere to proper material handling practices
  • Understand local Primus manufacturing process and how to cooperatively work with with production personnel
  • Familiar with general packing containers, materials, and practices
  • Can work with multiple priorities and seeks supervisor's help when there are conflicts
  • Able to be certified with and operate a fork lift and picker
  • Maintain staging areas, packaging areas, and loading docks in a clean, orderly manner
  • Ability to professionally communicate and work cooperatively with others
  • Attention to detail and ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Willingness to learn and receive training
  • Legible handwriting, literate in English

Education & Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 1 year of related experience 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.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1+ years
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