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General Electric Sheetmetal - 2nd Shift in Lynn, Massachusetts

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Role Summary/Purpose :

  • •Set-up and operate Mills and / or Lathes, Punch Press, Spot Weld, Bench and EDM Machines

  • •Work with types of materials involved such as castings, forgings

  • •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

Qualifications/Requirements :

  • High School Diploma / GED

  • Graduate of a Vocational High School (Or graduate of other equivalent advanced manufacturing/machining program) OR

  • Minimum of 6 months of machining experience with Lathes and / or Mills, Punch Press, Bench or Spot Weld Machines and EDM Machines

  • 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.

Additional Eligibility Requirement

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 background investigation and drug screen

Desired Characteristics :

  • Ability to verify and inspect own work using micrometers, plug gages, height gage and surface plates

  • Ability to run 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 job related paperwork

  • Strives to meet or exceed job requirements

  • Experience with machining high temp material (inconel, stainless, titanium, etc.)

  • 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 operate multiple machines

  • Optical Comparator experience