American GFM Corporation, located in Chesapeake, Virginia, is a manufacturer of high precision machine tools for metal working and composites industry. Product range includes crankshaft/camshaft milling machines, rotary forging machines, ultrasonic cutting machines and composite routing machines.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Installs, maintains, and repairs machinery, equipment, physical structures, and pipe and electrical systems following specifications, blueprints, manuals, and schematic drawings, using hand tools, power tools, hoist, crane, and measuring and testing instruments.
Dismantles defective machines and equipment and installs new or repaired parts, following specifications and blueprints, using precision measuring instruments and hand tools. Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery. Initiates requisitions for repair/replacement parts and inputs and maintains data and inventory reports in computer database.
Basic Position Requirements:
Strong oral and written communication skills, comprehensive blueprint reading ability, and experience with basic machining and welding operations, measuring tools and hydraulic systems. Background and experience in assembly and repair of mechanical equipment and/or machinery. Electric/electronic experience and knowledge preferred.
American GFM Corporation offers a comprehensive wage and benefits package.
Candidates must pass a pre-employment physical and drug screening.
Job ID: 274854524