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Mechanical Journeyperson Machine / Mold Repair (Rochester, NY) 

Description

GMCH Rochester Operations has a need for qualified Mechanical Journeypersons (e.g., machine repair). Working under minimal supervision with a high level of independent judgment and problem solving, the Mechanical Journeyperson specializes in maintaining production and quality by ensuring operation of industrial machinery and mechanical equipment. The Mechanical Journeyperson needs to be flexible enough to take on multiple job assignments in a shift and be skilled at priority setting.

Machine Repair - PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Follow established safety procedures according to OSHA standards and company procedures

  • Fabricate, weld, maintain, dismantle, repair, or replace mechanical components (e. g. bearings, seals, details, carriers, etc.) on industrial machinery

  • Maintain, dismantle, repair, and replace mechanical and hydraulic components on industrial machinery such as CNC Grinders, injection mold machines, custom assembly automation, leak testers, screw machines, and gages.

  • Read and interpret blueprints for the mechanical operations and assembly of automation systems.

  • Operate mobile equipment (e. g. forklifts, vertical lifts)

  • Set up and operate conventional or computer numerically controlled (CNC) machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, and grinders to cut, bore, grind, or otherwise shape parts to prescribed dimensions and finishes

  • Fabricate punches, tools, steel rule tools and t-sets to exact specifications

  • Plan sequences of operations for fabricating tools or assemblies using blueprints, sketches, or models

  • Determine quality of finished products, ensuring defect-free parts, by verifying dimensions, alignment, and clearances for conformance to specifications using measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, and dial indicators

Mold Repair - PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Follow established safety procedures according to OSHA standards and company procedures

  • Fabricate weld, and maintain, dismantle, repair, or replace mechanical components on injection mold machines

  • Read and interpret blueprints for the mechanical operation and assembly of molds and associated tooling

  • Fabricate punches and tools to exact specifications

  • Able to work in tight, awkward spaces and lift 50 lb. mold components.

  • Operate mobile equipment (e. g. forklifts, vertical lifts)

  • Determine loading requirements to rig equipment and molds.

  • Determine quality of finished products, ensuring defect-free parts, by verifying dimensions, alignment, and clearances for conformance to specifications using measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, and dial indicators


 
Position Requirements

Interested individuals must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • U.S. Department of Labor Completion of Apprenticeship Certificate in a Mechanical trade (e.g., machine repair) or six (6) years of documented experience in a Mechanical Trade (notarized documentation required)
  • Available to work any shift
  • Available to work overtime including daily, weekend, and holidays

Preferred

  • Experience with industrial robotics, automation, and conveyance systems
  • Experience with planned maintenance systems and predictive technologies

Applicants must be:

  • At least 18 years of age;

  • Eligible to work in the United States;

  • Submit to a drug test and background check.

General Motors offers a competitive compensation and benefit package.

Location: GMCH Rochester Operations NY

Relocation and travel expenses will be the responsibility of the applicant

EEO Clause

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or protected veteran status.

 
Location Rochester, NY  

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