Machinist - GEMS 3W

  • Company: General Electric
  • Location: Fort Worth, Texas
  • Posted: December 01, 2017
  • Reference ID: 3036496
About Us:

At GE Transportation at http://www.getransportation.com/ , 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 at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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 andperform all functions required to set up and operate a variety of CNC and /ormanual machining equipment including but not limited to: 4 axis verticallathes, horizontal boring machines, gear hobber, gear grinder, cylindricalgrinder, radial arm drill and coordinate measuring machines

+ Use standard machinetools 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 adjusttools as required to maintain quality

+ Set up both fixturesand parts for machining

+ De-burr parts

+ Use manual andelectronic inspection devices to check multiple quality parameters

+ Set up and performsimple welding operations

+ Promote climate ofcooperation; leading by example mentoring others in safety, quality,environmental, lean and high performance work team philosophies

+ Work with allfacility employees on improving manufacturing processes through prototyping,fabrication and experimental machining to develop and prove concepts and designand implement necessary fixtures and tooling for manufacturing improvements

+ Assembly ofcomponents and full assembly of finished parts

+ Paint applicationsincluding but not limited to dry sanding, masking, unmasking, primer paintapplication, seal and touch up work

+ Material transportincluding the use of but not limited to, radio controlled cranes, forklifts andtuggers

+ Prying and settingheavy 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 towork 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 Machiningexperience.

+ Working knowledge ofG&M code.

+ Minimum of 1 year ofexperience using blue prints and manufacturing instructions to produce machinedparts.

+ Must be able to liftmaterial up to 50 lbs with or without reasonable accommodation.

+ Must have ability toproperly use and care for assigned tools and equipment.

+ Must be able toadhere to standards, do a quality job in a safe manner, within allotted time.

+ Must have basiccomputer skills.

+ Must be able to passa pre-employment technical assessment.

+ Every employee willbe an in-process inspector.

+ Must be 18 years ofage or older.

+ Must have high-schooldiploma or GED or equivalent.

+ Must be willing towear personal protective equipment, for example safety glasses, gloves, hats,ear plugs and safety shoes.

+ Must be willing towork in a tobacco-free environment.

+ Be willing to take adrug test & submit to a background check as part of the selection process.

+ Be willing to submitto random drug tests.

+ Legal authorizationto work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employmentvisas, now or in the future, for this job.

+ Must be willing towork as necessary to meet requirements of the position, including the abilityto 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 at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . 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.

Share this Job