Job Description

Can you help us shape the future? We're looking for dedicated Machinist with the skills and vision to build a better tomorrow.  

Join our manufacturing team as a Machinist to help us provide quality products that make a difference. As a Machinist you will be setting up and operating different milling machines or similar machines to perform various milling, drilling, tapping, boring, facing, turning, etc. You will be working both new and used component parts for compressors and turbines. This position is at our facility in Rancho Dominguez, CA where good attendance and strong work ethics are highly regarded. 

What are your responsibilities? 

  • Setup and operate a manual or CNC lathe, mill, jig bore, etc. to do a variety of close tolerance machining.
  • Produce parts from prints, samples, sketches or drawings and check work, using standard and/or special gauging devices. All work must conform to highest quality standards.
  • Install and adjusting tools, set feeds and speeds, install fixtures, blocks, shims, and clamping devices.
  • Load and unload parts with jib hoist, following established company procedures for loading and unloading parts and materials.
  • Oil and grease machine as required. Clean machine at regular intervals.
  • Conform to all safety procedures and policies
  • Adhere to all company policies set forth in terms of safety, quality, harassment, mutual respect, etc.

What will you need to qualify for this role? 

  • High school diploma or Equivalent (technical school education in machining is a plus)
  • 5 – 10 years+ machinist who’s able to operate conventional machines such as HBM (Horizontal Boring Mill), VTL (Vertical Turret Lathe), manual horizontal lathes, vertical mills, surface grinder, grinding wheels, band saw, etc.
  • Able to identify and make tooling required to machine a part.
  • Able to read drawings & understand symbols
  • Willing to work overtime and night shifts (12 hr/day shift on turn-arounds).
  • Familiar with micrometers (inside & outside), height gauges, bore gauges, dial indicators, surface comparators, hardness tester
  • Willing to be a mechanic (disassembly and re-assembly) when no machining is available.
  • Basic computer skills


Qualified applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States 

Siemens Gas and Power (GP) is a global pacesetter in energy, helping customers to meet the evolving demands of today’s industries and societies. GP comprises broad competencies across the entire energy value chain and offers a uniquely comprehensive portfolio for utilities, independent power producers, transmission system operators and the oil and gas industry. Products, solutions and services address the extraction, processing and the transport of oil and gas as well as power generation in central and distributed thermal power plants and power transmission in grids. With global headquarters in Houston in the U.S. and more than 64,000 employees in over 80 countries, Siemens Gas and Power has a presence across the globe and is a leading innovator for the energy systems of today and tomorrow, as it has been for more than 150 years.

Job ID: 181415

Organization: Gas and Power

Company: Dresser-Rand Company

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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