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Machinist - GEMS 3W

  • GE Transportation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 7/26/2017 5:31:26 PM
  • 2911506
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: GET Transportation
Location(s): United States; Texas; Fort Worth


About Us:
At GE Transportation, we move the world. We
are a global digital industrial leader and supplier to the rail, mining, marine, stationary power and drilling
industries. Our solutions help customers deliver goods and services with greater speed and greater savings using
our advanced manufacturing techniques, industry expertise and connected machines. Established more than a
century ago, GE Transportation is a division of GE that began as a pioneer in passenger and freight locomotives.
That innovative spirit still drives GE Transportation today. It's the engine of change that puts us at the forefront of
transportation technology, software, and analytics. And it's why we continue to find-and realize-the potential that
keeps our connected world moving forward. The GE Transportation Global Headquarters is located in Chicago,
Illinois. There are over 65 service sites worldwide.
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.

Role Summary:
This position has a SIGN ON BONUS - $1,000.00

Please note this position is located at GE Manufacturing Solutions located in North Fort Worth near the Texas Motor Speedway off of Hwy 114 & I35W.


Essential Responsibilities:
Machinist may include but is not limited to the following:
  • Understand and perform all functions required to set up and operate a variety of CNC and /or manual machining equipment including but not limited to: 4 axis vertical lathes, horizontal boring machines, gear hobber, gear grinder, cylindrical grinder, radial arm drill and coordinate measuring machines
  • Use standard machine tools including, but not limited to drill press, band saw, lathe, press breaks, welding equipment etc., and a variety of hand, electric, and pneumatic tools
  • Change and adjust tools as required to maintain quality
  • Set up both fixtures and parts for machining
  • De-burr parts
    Use manual and electronic inspection devices to check multiple quality parameters
  • Set up and perform simple welding operations
  • Other Duties

    Promote climate of cooperation; leading by example mentoring others in safety, quality, environmental, lean and high performance work team philosophies
  • Work with all facility employees on improving manufacturing processes through prototyping, fabrication and experimental machining to develop and prove concepts and design and implement necessary fixtures and tooling for manufacturing improvements
  • Assembly of components and full assembly of finished parts
  • Paint applications including but not limited to dry sanding, masking, unmasking, primer paint application, seal and touch up work
  • Material transport including the use of but not limited to, radio controlled cranes, forklifts and tuggers
  • Prying and setting heavy equipment may also be required

All machinists will perform multiple tasks in any combination and concentration of the above mentioned areas and will rotate through all or most of the processes rather than being assigned to a specific task. Machinist must be able to work as part of a team having responsibility for assembling numerous components and other duties as assigned.


Qualifications/Requirements:
  • 3 years CNC Machining experience.
  • Working knowledge of G&M code.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment technical assessment.
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience using blue prints and manufacturing instructions to produce machined parts.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Must have high-school diploma or GED or equivalent.
  • Must be willing to wear personal protective equipment, for example safety glasses, gloves, hats, ear plugs and safety shoes.
  • Must be willing to work in a tobacco-free environment.
  • Be willing to take a drug test & submit to a background check as part of the selection process.
  • Be willing to submit to random drug tests.
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.
  • Must be willing to work as necessary to meet requirements of the position, including the ability to work occasional weekends and scheduled overtime.
  • Must be able to work the 2nd shift from 3:15pm-11:45 pm OR 3rd shift from 11:00 pm to 7:15am.
  • Must be able to work at a starting pay rate of $23.76 per hour.
  • Must be able to lift material up to 50 lbs with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Must have ability to properly use and care for assigned tools and equipment.
  • Must be able to adhere to standards, do a quality job in a safe manner, within allotted time.
  • Must have basic computer skills.
  • Every employee will be an in process inspector.


Locations: United States; Texas; Fort Worth

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.

 GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.  Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.

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