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Horizontal Boring Mill Machinist - 3rd Shift

Charlotte, North Carolina

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Gas and Power
Business Unit: Power Generation Operations
Requisition Number: 239688
Primary Location: United States-North Carolina-Charlotte
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: No

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in eight Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services. Siemens sets the standard for excellence in power generation, transmission and distribution, and provides innovative customer solutions – from utilities, to industrial space, to oil and gas companies. Siemens’ portfolio includes power plants and power-generating equipment, turbines for use as mechanical drives, compressors for industrial applications, power transmission and distribution systems, smart grid applications, and related instrumentation and control systems. For more information, please visit:

Job Description:

How can you shape the future as a Machinist?


Set up and operate CNC horizontal boring mills and perform various machining (boring, side entry, slotting) and drilling, tapping, and reaming operations on a variety of turbine-rotor parts and components. Tool setting, tool offset and cutter compensation along with feed, speed, tooling wear and chip and coolant assessment capabilities are a primary function of this job. Knowledge and experience with rotor side entry experience is preferred.


What are your responsibilities in this role?

  • Setup and operate a manual or CNC lathe, mill, jig bore, etc. to do a variety of close tolerance machining using Fanuc or Siemens controls
  • Produce parts from prints, samples, sketches or drawings and check work, using standard, or special gauging devices. All work must conform to highest quality standards.
  • Install and adjust tools, set feeds and speeds, install fixtures, blocks, shims, and clamping devices.
  • Load and unload parts following established Siemens procedures for loading and unloading parts and materials.
  • Oil and grease machine as required. Clean machine at regular intervals. Use coolant when machining.
  • Conform to all safety procedures and policies

 What do you need to qualify for this role?

  • Three (3) year experience in the setup and operation of manual and/or CNC milling or turning machines, horizontal boring mills for heavy metal removal on medium to large parts and to produce component parts and assemblies.
  • Physical Requirements: Must be able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds on a regular basis throughout the day.
  • Basic knowledge and understanding in the use of shop mathematics, together with the use of complicated drawings, specifications, charts, tables and various precision measuring instruments or the training equivalent to 1-3 years applied trades training
  • Must be able to pass standard hearing, vision and pulmonary function tests.
  • A skills assessment will be required

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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