Assembly Technician, Compressor

General Information

United States of America
Gas and Power
Business Unit
Industrial Applications
Full Time / Part Time
Experience Level
Early Professional

A Snapshot of Your Day

You will perform assigned duties as necessary and comply with all company work instructions and quality management system instructions. You will be reviewing and interpreting complex assembly instruction, specifications, and blueprints to inspect, replace, install and maintain a variety of mechanical components or assemblies on gas turbines, rotating compressors and associated packages.  Visually inspect clean and inventory all incoming equipment and materials needed for assemblies.  You will perform fitting and precision alignments of mechanical components using tools and required methods for the assemblies of turbines compressors and packages. You will work with engineering and management to refine assembly best practices as well as train less experienced technicians. 

How You’ll Make an Impact

  • Uphold and adhere to all Environmental, Health and Safety standards and maintain a clean and orderly work area
  • Perform assigned duties as necessary and comply with all company work instructions and quality management system policies
  • Review and interpret complex assembly instructions, specifications, and blueprints in order to inspect, repair, replace, install and maintain a variety of mechanical components or assemblies on gas turbines, compressors and associated packages
  • Safely rig and offload incoming parts using proper lifting/rigging equipment and techniques then inventory, clean and visually inspect all components and stage all equipment needed for assembly. Perform measurements and adjustments as necessary for correct tolerances, record measurements for review.
  • Perform fitting and precision alignment of mechanical components using tools and required methods for the assembly of turbines, compressors, and associated packages
  • Use micrometers and indicators to measure tolerances to +/-0.001”, hand tools, air grinders and overhead lifting devices
  • Carry out minor repairs within the scope of the available expertise which may include making part adjustments using various machining techniques
  • Notify management/engineering of issues and deviations from print and regularly carry out and document simple maintenance and cleaning work according to the specifications or maintenance plan.
  • Work with management/engineering to refine assembly best practices and train less experienced Assembly Technicians
  • Cross train and assist in other departments such as packaging and test on a regular basis

What You Bring 

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 5+ years relevant experience in Assembly or Manufacturing of Rotating Equipment
  • Preference given to applicants with specific expert knowledge of Siemens Energy Turbomachinery rotating equipment assembly (particularly RF and Datum range of turbo-compressors) including development and interpretation of technical assembly instructions, build methods and sequencing of core compressor internals and auxiliaries
  • Excellent communicator who can work with Engineering, Quality, Material Control, and all other crafts in production
  • Able to travel approximately 15% of the time when the need arises
  • Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States without need for current or future employer-sponsored work authorization. Siemens Energy employees with current visa sponsorship may be eligible for internal transfers

As a federal contractor, Siemens Energy continues to monitor federal and state legal guidelines regarding the COVID-19 vaccine mandate.   Siemens Energy is pausing its mandatory vaccine policy while the issue is addressed by the courts. SEI will monitor the situation closely and may reimplement its policy if required to comply with federal law.  Should the vaccine policy be reimplemented, this position requires employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they are granted a medical or religious accommodation.

About the Team

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Who is Siemens Energy?

At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.

Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.


Reporting to the Assembly Supervisor you will help shape and grow this department to solidify its role as a key component of the world class turbomachinery operation at Telge Rd.

To enhance your skills and develop new ones, you will not only have the opportunity but be expected to continuously learn and perform assembly work in other areas of the facility such as compressor assembly, packaging, and test.

The selected candidate will also become an active participant of and gain visibility in the global Turbomachinery Products Assembly community, sharing best practices and staying appraised of latest product and technology developments.

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