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Experienced Machinist (CNC,Lathes,Mill,Grind, and more)

Posted: 04-19-17 Company: General Electric Location: Lynn,MA

Essential Responsibilities
•  Set-up and operate CNC mills and / or lathes 
•  Work with types of materials involved such as castings, forgings, screw machine blanks, turret lathe blanks, sawed blanks and bar stock 
•  Set-up involve changing chuck jaws, tool holders, fixtures, boring bars, drills, reamers, and setting tools 
•  Work to established Lean Manufacturing guidelines involving one-piece flow, standard work, 6S, set-up reduction and wet process lines 
•  Maintain high housekeeping standards to ensure safe and efficient work areas, including cleaning chips from around machine and keeping coolant / machine fluids off shop floor and maintaining organization of work area to established standards 
•  Make decisions based on experience & available data


•  High School Diploma / GED 
•  Minimum 1 year of machining experience with CNC lathes and / or mills
•  Demonstrated experience or successful completion of classes in geometric tolerancing 
•  Demonstrated work experience in reading and interpreting blueprints


• Ability to lift, move and manipulate fixtures and component hardware up to 25 lbs. with or without reasonable accommodations

•This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.

Desired Characteristics

•  Ability to verify and inspect own work using micrometers, plug gages, height gage and surface plates 
•  Ability to run both CNC and manual equipment concurrently as required 
•  Ability to work effectively in a cellular, team oriented environment 
•  Ability to work under general direction with minimal supervision 
•  Excellent attendance history 
•  Ability to produce error free products 
•  Accurately completes paperwork 
•  Strives to meet or exceed job requirements 
•  Experience with machining high temp material (inconel, stainless, titanium, etc.)
•  CMM operating experience 
•  Working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing and a teaming environment 
•  Experience machining to aerospace standards and specifications 
•  Ability to work from and follow written instruction precisely (MOS, routers, engineering drawings) 
•  Ability to write own programs and operate multiple machines 
•  Set-up experience and ability to load offsets and perform program edits 
•  Optical Comparator experience

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