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Review averages

  • 12 employees say

    Excellent (3)
    25%
    Good (3)
    25%
    Satisfactory (3)
    25%
    Subpar (3)
    25%
    3.13
  • 6 applicants say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (2)
    33.333333333333%
    Subpar (4)
    66.666666666667%
    1.33

Company summary

Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC) is a world-class, global manufacturing organization relentless in its dedication to being the high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer for all of its product lines, delivering the highest value to its customers and shareholders, and continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.

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Who we are

Products, services

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Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC, or the Company), a worldwide manufacturer of complex metal components and products, provides high-quality investment castings, forgings, fasteners/fastener systems and aerostructures for critical aerospace and power generation applications.  The Company also provides:

Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC, or the Company), a worldwide manufacturer of complex metal components and products, provides high-quality investment castings, forgings, fasteners/fastener systems and aerostructures for critical aerospace and power generation applications.  The Company also provides:

  •  Specialty alloys for the investment casting and forging industries;

  • High-performance, nickel-, titanium- and cobalt-based alloys engineered for optimum heat resistance, high-temperature corrosion resistance, toughness and strength, available in a full range of mill forms, including billet, ingot, tubing, sheet, strip, foil, plate, bar, rod, extruded shapes, rod-in-coil, wire and welding consumables;

  • Downhole casings, clad seamless pipe, tube, fittings, plate, sheet and bar in a variety of nickel, titanium and steel alloys for severe service oil and gas environments, extending from the bottom of the well through the distribution of refined products;

  •  Seamless interconnect pipe for use in coal-fired power plants and industrial gas turbine installations;

  • Revert metal processing solutions for a wide range of industries;

  • Heat treating and destructive testing services for the investment casting and forging industries;

  • Investment castings and forgings for general industrial, automotive, armament, medical and other applications;
  •  Fasteners for automotive and general industrial markets.

Company outlook

PCC is distinguished by preeminent leadership in the markets it serves, the high degree of proprietary technology and technical expertise inherent in its product lines, outstanding management of complex manufacturing processes and close attention to the creation of shareholder value.  The Company continues to invest in the growth of its core and supplemental businesses by expanding market share and creating new market opportunities, while seeking appropriate acquisitions through which this growth may be enhanced. 

Benefits

Our employees are important to us and we strive to provide a competitive benefit package that shows this commitment to their well-being. We have tried to provide plenty of flexibility so each employee can make the choices that best suit his or her current situation. Specifics of each employee's benefit package will also depend on a variety of factors including job classification and location. Here is just a sample of what you may be eligible for in the US:

  • Health and life insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Short and long-term disability coverage
  • Sick Leave Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401(k) Plan with company match
  • Health and Fitness Club Reimbursement Program
  • Tuition assistance
  • Paid vacations and holidays


Some of these programs require contributions from the employee, but many are fully paid by the company. The above list is subject to change.

Employees of non-U.S. operations are offered benefits commensurate with those offered by other employers in the area.

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What we offer

What is special about working for us?

In our rapidly growing company opportunities for development and career advancement are never far away.

If you are looking for challenge, to be rewarded for your results and you thrive in a demanding environment, PCC is an unparalleled place to build your career.

Why build your career with us?


We firmly believe that our strength lies in our people, so we hire exceptional people and invest in their growth. Employees are given unparalleled opportunities to build their careers and capabilities.

We offer employees challenging careers and rewarding opportunities.

We reward success and encourage employees to use their education and experience to take the company and their careers to new heights.

We are dedicated to assisting employees to reach their professional goals through internal promotion and transfer opportunities.

Your career growth at PCC is directly linked to your ability to drive the company to new levels of performance.

At PCC there is no single career development path. The path you choose is based on your education, experience and passion.

How would we describe the company culture?

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PCC employees excel in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment that rewards performance and results and challenges each employee to reach his or her full potential by demanding continuous improvement and increased decision-making and authority. The Company is committed to recruiting, training, and promoting employees who rise to these challenges.

All PCC employees share responsibility to maintain the highest legal and ethical standards. Performing with integrity is a way of life and vital to the Company's success. The PCC Code of Conduct is actively enforced at all facilities worldwide. This includes maintaining a safe and secure workplace for all employees and visitors.



What else should applicants know about us?

PCC practices good corporate citizenship and contributes to numerous causes, with an emphasis on educational programs and community involvement to assist youth at risk. Individual manufacturing facilities are also encouraged to support local causes within their communities.

FAQ

Where can I learn about employment opportunities with PCC?

Please visit our careers website.

What is PCC's acquisition strategy?

PCC’s acquisition strategy may be found within the Company Overview section.

How can I follow-up on an application submitted to PCC for employment?

If you have applied for a position at Precision Castparts via our website (www.precast.com), please be assured that it has been directed to the appropriate personnel and you will receive a response.  All applications for employment should be submitted in response to a specific job within the Current Jobs list and will be subsequently reviewed.

Reviews for Precision Castparts Corp

Reviews - What employees say

3.13 Employees say
1.33 Applicants say

Suggestions for improvement

  • More training and education for mid level managers to help them gain the knowledge they need to succeed.

What I like about the company

The company is a very stable player in the Aerospace sector and has a lot of room for advancement if you are willing to put in long hours and weekends!

What I dislike about the company

Not enough investment in automation.

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
4.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
4.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
4.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
4.00
Work-Life Balance
2.00
Company Image
4.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
4.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00
  • Company
    Precision Castparts Corp
  • City
    Douglas
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee
  • 09.Mar 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Be more caring of employees home and family commitments. Hire through local ads or online sites stop using temp agency.

What I like about the company

Very rewarding job. Stable employment and very safety driven policies.

What I dislike about the company

The hiring through temporary agencies.

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
2.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
4.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered 401(k) is offered Desirable office location is offered Tuition assistance is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Precision Castparts, Corp
  • City
    Mentor
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Employee discounts is offered
  • 16.Sep 2016
  • Employee

What I like about the company

Castparts has its positives and negatives just like any manufacturing company the pay is fair for some but way under for others

What I dislike about the company

You will never hear "Good job" at pcc it always comes with good job "But" we could have done better even when goals are reached or in most cases exceeded

Teamwork
4.00
Gender Equality
3.00
Overall compensation for your work
4.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Inclusive / Diverse
2.00
  • Company
    Precision Castparts Corp.
  • City
    Portland
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Not specified

Review averages

  • 12 employees say

    Excellent (3)
    25%
    Good (3)
    25%
    Satisfactory (3)
    25%
    Subpar (3)
    25%
    3.13
  • 6 applicants say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (2)
    33.333333333333%
    Subpar (4)
    66.666666666667%
    1.33

kununu score comparisons

Precision Castparts Corp
2.53
18 reviews

Industry average (Other Industries)
3.26
150,641 reviews

kununu average
3.30
2,661,000 reviews