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General Electric Manual Machinist (complex composites technology) in Newark, Delaware

Job Description Summary

The machinist will machine ceramic matrix composites complex parts for the aerospace and rocket industries.

The Level II Machinist will operate one or more of the following machines: CNC Machining centers, CNC lathes, conventional mills, drills, lathes, grinders and / or other machines as assigned. Job scope will be working primarily on these machine –Weldon grinder.

Job Description

Essential Responsibilities :

  • Provide machining support to the Production team

  • Independently set up and operate machines that are manual without probing capabilities and machine complex shapes to extremely tight tolerances for various equipment

  • Work from blueprints, operator inspection plans, manufacturing process documents & verbal instructions

  • Obtain required tooling and materials from departmental storage area, returning when job is completed

  • Obtain special tooling and inspection equipment as required

  • Make necessary adjustments to equipment and or tooling to attain specified dimensions and finishes

  • Perform in-process inspection as required on inspection plans using shop CMM

  • Change cutting tools and machine attachments as required

  • Notify operations when supplies reach low limit or are required, when tools need sharpening and when equipment needs maintenance

  • Light programming and ability to change offset as required

  • Move tools and material by hand truck, lift truck, conveyor, or manually

  • Keep area and equipment clean and orderly and lubricates equipment on a scheduled basis

  • Fill out all necessary forms and verify counts when work is completed

  • Ability to interpret and apply GD&T to machining, set-ups and inspection

  • Work with project engineers and devise new methods and processes to improve productivity or capabilities

  • Ability to work independently and perform all work in a safe manner

  • Maintains a safe work environment and corrects hazards when identified

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • 10 years machining experience on manual machines

Qualifications/Requirements :

  • Experience on a Weldon.

  • Good knowledge of GD&T

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and in a team environment

  • Ability to influence others and lead small teams

  • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact

  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously

  • Effective problem identification and solution skills

  • Proven analytical and organizational ability

  • Experienced with entering data into a database

  • Ability to use common hand tools and basic measurement devices


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.

Additional Information

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 conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

Relocation Assistance Provided: No