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Machinist

  • GE Power
  • Experienced
  • Posted 7/26/2017 5:45:19 PM
  • 2885962
  • Job Function: Manufacturing
  • Business Segment: Power Gas Power Systems
Location(s): United States; New York; Schenectady


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GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.


GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world’s largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.



GE’s Gas Power Systems business is the global industry leader in efficient, reliable, and cost-effective conversion of fuel to power, serving a wide range of applications from small, mobile power to highly efficient, utility scale power plants. With our substantial technology heritage and the largest delivered fleet of gas turbines of any provider in the world, our specialized plant solutions address unique customer challenges, providing increased performance, fuel efficiency, lower emissions and operational flexibility.

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:
As the Machinist, you will set up and operate a variety of manual and numerically controlled machine tools.

Please apply through www.gesteamturbinegenjobs.com. Applications submitted through the apply button below will not be reviewed.

Essential Responsibilities:
In this role as a Machinist, you will:


  • Work from drawings, sketches, and other instructions to perform machining operations such as mill, turn, face, bore, groove, contour, dovetail, drill, tap, etc. to precise electrical and mechanical tolerances

    Please apply through www.gesteamturbinegenjobs.com. Applications submitted through the apply button below will not be reviewed.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Associate’s Degree in Machining or related discipline (OR High School Diploma / GED with a minimum 1 year machining certificate OR High School Diploma / GED with a Journeyman’s card with completion of a Machining Apprentice Program)
  • Minimum of 1 year of practical machining experience in set-up and operation of a variety of manual and CNC machines: including mills, drills, grinders, broaches, turret lathes, horizontal bore, EDM, engine lathes, etc.

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to wear personal protective equipment, for example safety glasses, gloves, hats, and safety shoes
  • Ability and willingness to work in a tobacco-free environment
  • Ability and willingness to lift / push / pull at least 50 pounds, with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Ability and willingness to work 2nd or 3rd shift (2nd shift is 3:00 PM-11:00PM, 3rd shift is 11:00PM-7:00AM)
  • Ability and willingness to work overtime as required, with or without reasonable accommodation
  • Ability and willingness to work occasional weekend shifts as required, with or without reasonable accommodation

    Please apply through www.gesteamturbinegenjobs.com. Applications submitted through the apply button below will not be reviewed.

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Able to read blueprints
  • Strong math skills
  • Able to use, read and understand measuring tools
  • Knowledge of common PC tools, Excel, Word, Power Point, etc.
  • Reading comprehension; understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents
  • Able to follow written instructions and take verbal instructions
  • Able to work with computerized shop floor tools including, but not limited to: vouchering systems, on-line quality programs, and payroll management tools
  • Able to work alone or as part of a team with minimal supervision

    PLEASE NOTE: Candidates interested in this role should apply at www.gesteamturbinegenjobs.com – DO NOT APPLY THROUGH THIS LINK BELOW.

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    Locations: United States; New York; Schenectady

    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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