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Machinist - GEMS 3W

  • GE Transportation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 11/29/2017 4:51:34 PM
  • 3036496
  • 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:
Machinists will be responsible for performing multiple tasks to support the fabrication of locomotive/mining components. In addition to machining, you will have responsibility for assembling components and other duties as assigned. Machinists are responsible for working together as a team to improve manufacturing processes and promote a climate of cooperation.



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
  • 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:
  • **Must be able to
    work 3rd shift from 10:45 pm to 7:15am.**
  • Starting pay rate is
    $23.76 per hour with night shift differential of $1/hr.
  • 3 years CNC Machining
    experience.
  • Working knowledge of
    G&M code.
  • Minimum of 1 year of
    experience using blue prints and manufacturing instructions to produce machined
    parts.
  • 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.
  • Must be able to pass
    a pre-employment technical assessment.
  • Every employee will
    be an in-process inspector.
  • 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.



Desired Characteristics:
  • 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.



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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