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Review averages

  • 10 employees say

    Excellent (2)
    20%
    Good (2)
    20%
    Satisfactory (3)
    30%
    Subpar (3)
    30%
    2.96
  • 3 applicants say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (1)
    33.333333333333%
    Subpar (2)
    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.

Company info

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

2.96 Employees say
1.33 Applicants say
  • 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

  • 31.Aug 2016
  • Employee

CAUTION

1.39

Company culture

Fear and intimidation is what gets the job done. In the past year my plant turned over 4 general managers, 1 ops manager, 1 quality manager, 2 heads of engineering, and 5 supervisors on the operations side; no less than 6 supervisor or above positions were vacated due to health reasons.

Support from Management

Our targets are dictated and change frequently (mid-week changes are not un-heard of) and at least monthly--internal targets and external (what we report to corporate) differ substantially. Without input from supervisors or mid-level managers how realistic can they be? If you enjoy following direction without input this environment is for you.


Review averages

  • 10 employees say

    Excellent (2)
    20%
    Good (2)
    20%
    Satisfactory (3)
    30%
    Subpar (3)
    30%
    2.96
  • 3 applicants say

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (0)
    0%
    Satisfactory (1)
    33.333333333333%
    Subpar (2)
    66.666666666667%
    1.33

kununu score comparisons

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2.58
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