Precision Castparts Corp. Heading Operator, Progressive Rivet in Santa Ana, California

Progressive Header Operator

Position Summary: Under close supervision, sets up and operates progressive heading machines to form parts as specified by work order.

Position Accountabilities: 1. Reviews work order to determine set up, tooling and specifications of parts. 2. Operates production equipment to produce parts, ensuring that wire(raw material) is formed into dimensions specified in the requested print. 3. Inspects parts during production to ensure compliance with quality specifications 4. Maintains preventive maintenance and a clean and safe work area. 5. Complies with all environmental safe practices and regulations. Reads all MSDS’ and possesses thorough knowledge of all oil and chemical labeling and storage requirements. 6. Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.

Position Qualifications:


  • High school or equivalent


  • 2-3 years related experience


  • Reads blueprint
  • Enters data into computer program: Data Collection System
  • Performs inspection: visual and manual
  • Thorough knowledge of measurement skills
  • Uses calculator
  • Uses diagnostic equipment: Rivet gun
  • Uses Inspection equipment: comparator, micrometers, gauge, veneers
  • Header machine


  • No supervisory level

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.9995