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Mechanical Journeyperson (Arlington, TX) 

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General Motors – Arlington has a need for qualified Mechanical Journeypersons (i.e., millwright, pipefitter, toolmaker, machine repair).  Working under minimal supervision with a high level of independent judgment and problem solving, the Mechanical Journeyperson is responsible for 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.

 

Part and Fulltime Positions are available

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

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

  • Fabricate, drill, weld, cut, and bolt to install, 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 shafting, motors, generators, air compressors, cranes, conveyor belts, engines, pumps, and valves

  • Layout, assemble, fabricate, maintain, and repair piping systems

  • Use various hand or power tools for measuring, cutting, threading, grooving, bending, soldering, assembling, joining, and installing pipes, valves, and fittings

  • Read and interpret blueprints for the mechanical operation and assembly of conveyor systems, material handling systems, robots, and other automation

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

  • Determine loading requirements to rig equipment and material for lifting

  • 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

 
Position Requirements

Interested individuals must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • U.S. Department of Labor Completion of Apprenticeship Certificate in a Mechanical trade (millwright, pipefitter, toolmaker, machine repair) or six (6) years of documented experience in a Mechanical trade (notarized documentation required)

  • Able to work any shift and work some 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;

Willing to submit to a drug test and background check.

 

General Motors offers a competitive compensation and benefit package.

 

Location: Arlington, TX

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.

 

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Location Arlington, TX  

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