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Role Summary: The Machinist will work at the Richmond, VA Service Center and will Set-up and operate manual and CNC machining equipment in machine shop department in order to drill, face, saw, turn, mill, grind, thread and bore various parts, materials and assemblies to precision tolerances and specified finishes.
Set-up and operate a variety of machines performing various machining operations from simple to very complex using manual and CNC (Computer Numeric Control) machining equipment (including, but not limited to mills, drills, grinders, lathes, horizontal/ vertical bore)
Selects and grinds tools in accordance with hardness, machine capability, and properties of material to be machined
Use of a variety of measuring devices
Use of a wide variety of associated shop equipment and tooling
High School Diploma / GED
Minimum of 3 years of experience operating machining equipment such as boring bars, vertical boring mills, horizontal boring mills, and or other equipment used to support repairs of steam/gas turbines and generator equipment.
Minimum of 2 years experience reading blueprints
Ability and willingness to work 2nd shift
Ability and willingness to work overtime, various shifts, holidays and weekends, as required
Ability and willingness to wear personal protective equipment
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 opening
Associate's Degree in a technical discipline or Trade School Degree from an accredited college, university or trade school
CNC M and G code programming experience
Large CNC Lathe or Horizontal Boring Mill (HBM) or Large Vertical Boring Mill (VBM) experience
Experience with operating at least two of the following smaller CNC machines without direct supervision: Small HBM, Vertical Turret Lathe (VTL), Farrel Lathe, Georg Mill
Accomplished skills in their trade with experience on Power Generating Equipment
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