Field Machinist Job Description

Power Services Group affiliate company Orbital Energy Services is now hiring Field Machinists.   Qualified candidates must have a minimum 3 years’ experience operating manual mills/lathes and be willing to work long hours, weekends and holidays. This position requires travel.

Job description summary is as follows:

  • Attend work on the schedule established by the employer and without absenteeism.
  • Follow all safe work practices.
  • Access area to be machined by climbing ladder if needed.
  • Set up and operate manual machining equipment.
    • Lathe
    • Bridgeport style mills
    • grinders
  • Set up and operate field machining equipment
    • Portable boring bars
    • Journal machines
    • Portable milling equipment
  • Measure and monitor work for accuracy.
  • Clean up work area daily.
  • Be willing to work long hours, weekends and holidays. paid travel and paid overtime are required for this position.

Skills

Understand and apply machining techniques; work quickly and skillfully with hands; self-motivated; accept responsibility for the work performed; work well in a team environment; operate machining equipment with skill.

Experience

  • A minimum of 3 years’ machining experience
  • Able to troubleshoot work process and adjust as needed.
  • Experience in field machining a plus
  • Experience in the use of precision measuring equipment
  • Good mechanical background

If you’re career minded, join our team of quality-conscious machinists and reap the benefit of long-term employment with a company that works for you.  We offer an attractive compensation package which includes, company paid holidays, medical, dental, life, company-matched 401k, paid vacation and growth & advancement opportunities.  Candidates should include compensation history with confidential resume and submit it to inquiries@powerservicesgroup.com