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Machinist

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/23/2017 9:22:17 PM
  • 2825761
  • Job Function: Services
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Downstream Technology Solutions
Location(s): United States ; Texas; Richwood


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Role Summary:
The Machinist will assist in the manufacturing of Dresser Masoneilan and Consolidated products for distribution to customers to perform routine machining operations using the principles of Just-in-Time and Total Quality Control.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Machinist you will:

  • Be responsible for quality of all operations performed, use of statistical process control charts, and continuous improvement in quality
  • Qualify machine, fixture, tooling, preset tools and offsets
  • Inspect first piece and in-process pieces, as specified in work instructions
  • Make adjustments as needed to hold tolerances
  • Maintain workplace organization for good housekeeping and cleanliness, to promote safety, and to improve work practices for fast setup
  • Perform routine machine operations, normal machine adjustments such as speed, feeds and cutting tools, fast setup, and routine preventative maintenance to equipment
  • Set up and operation of machine tools to perform a series of progressive machining operations holding precise tolerances and finish requirements
  • Mount, align and secure holding fixtures or locate, support and secure work piece in absence of fixture, as required
  • Program machine using IGF programming, understand programming language, proof programs, make edits and adjust offsets
  • Manually cycle machine, bore jaws, check tooling, fixtures, work alignment, clearances, stops, etc. to meet program and blueprint specifications
  • Be aware of problems and correct the cause of the problem
  • Efficiently operate Mills, Lathes, Drills and other machinery as assigned
  • Perform all deburr / cleaning operations, and related duties as assigned
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor or manager

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • High School Diploma / GED from an accredited school or institution
  • Minimum 3 years of production environment experience including 1 year of machine shop experience

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to work overtime, weekends and holidays, as required
  • Ability and willingness to work in a constant pushing, pulling, lifting, stretching, bending and other physical activities
  • Ability and willingness to be in the shop environment a minimum of 8 hours per day, primarily standing and sitting, as required
  • Ability and willingness to lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability and willingness to be subjected to extreme heat for extended periods of time

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Technical / Vocational certification in Machining Operations, preferred
  • Technical training or apprenticeship program in Basic Machining skills
  • Minimum 1 year of machine shop experience strongly preferred
  • Working knowledge of mathematics, read engineering prints and process sheets, perform routine machining operations and have a good mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to read / write basic English production and safety instructions
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Exposed to some noise, dust, and liquids usually present within production environment
  • Occasional periods of mental concentration working with a computer monitor, keyboard and mouse
  • Requires use of safety glasses, safety shoes and / or ear plugs
  • High energy, detail oriented
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as master schedule, safety rules, operating instructions, drawings / prints and procedure manuals

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    Locations: United States ; Texas; Richwood

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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