Precision Castparts Corp. Director of North American Service Centers in Wentzville, Missouri

Job Description


This position is responsible for the profit/loss and business performance of North American Service Centers. Incumbent provides management direction and operational direction to create, develop, review and continuously improve the manufacturing of titanium materials in a timely fashion while ensuring production outputs meet the quality, cost and delivery requirements of the business.

Essential Functions

Employing a holistic view, determine the best path of manufacturing and distribution between the various locations.

Leads daily line walk to assure shop floor and inside sales teams are meeting the line each day.

Partner with the leadership team at the mill to successfully plan and execute to meet shipment targets

Provide financial forecasting

Lead the NASC team to execute according to budget and goals

Responsible for Inventory, P&L, Budget process

Oversee all capital and lease expenses for the service center locations

Establishes operational standards for safety, on-time delivery, quality, cost control and waste reduction.

Directs implementation and execution of manufacturing policies and continuous improvement practices throughout the various sites.

Oversees the implementation of manufacturing schedules, manpower and facilities requirements, quality control, production, production control standards and safety programs.

Recommends and implements strategic changes in manufacturing and operations strategy to meet the strategic objectives of TIMET.

Insures prompt and economical receipt of needed materials and supplies to ensure on time delivery of finished products to customers.

Builds, develops and manages manufacturing leadership team capable of carryout out needed manufacturing strategies and improving employee relations.

Provides leadership for problem resolution to facilitate faster improvements and improved working relationships

Directs and oversees the operations budgets to ensure compliance with organizational expenditure requirements



Analytical - Analyzes complex or diverse information; Collects and researches data; Uses intuition and experience to complement data; Designs work flows and procedures.

Customer Focus - Knows his/her customers and can describe their expectations. Manages customer expectations. Meets all of the expectations of both internal and external customers. Gains customers’ trust and respect. Actively seeks customers’ feedback on quality of service he/she provides. Quickly solves customer problems.

Effective in Negotiations and influencing others - Able to conduct formal and informal negotiations on behalf of the Company to influence others towards the Company’s requirements.

Judgment - Displays willingness to make decisions; Exhibits sound and accurate judgment; Supports and explains reasoning for decisions; Includes appropriate people in decision-making process; Makes timely decisions.

Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations; Uses reason and critical thinking when confronted with challenging or difficult topics or situations

Functional Capability - Maintains a high level of knowledge in those aspects of TIMET's business which are required by the job holder to fulfill their role effectively. Understands the general business environment including the impact it has on their role and the effect they have on business.

Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Plans for additional resources; Sets goals and objectives; Organizes or schedules other people and their tasks; Develops realistic action plans.

Education and Experience

Bachelor's degree with 10 years of related experience (or an equivalent combination of education and experience)

Experience working with special metals, particularly titanium.

Special Skills

Strong SAP background

Strong Excel skills.

Physical Dimensions

Physical Demands – The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to talk or hear; regularly required to stand, walk or sit; frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel and reach with hands and arms.

The employee is rarely required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.

The employee must occasionally lift and or move up to 25 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision / distance vision / color vision / peripheral vision / depth perception.

Work Environment – The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The typical work environment is an office contained in a mill or manufacturing setting.

The employee is occasionally required to perform work in a mill environment with rare exposure to work near moving mechanical parts fumes or airborne particles.

The typical noise level is quiet conditions.

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.

Requisition ID: PCC-US.202286