Rotor Lathe Operator - 2nd Shift

About the Role

United States of America
North Carolina
Gas Services
Business Unit
Full / Part time
Experience Level
Early Professional

Location: Charlotte, NC


Job Grade: MH200106

Mode of Employment: Permanent / Full-time


Your profile

  • Must have high school diploma or equivalent
  • Need to have 1-3 years of industrial-mechanical experience using CNC controls.
  • Need to have 1-3 years of industrial-mechanical experience performing turning operations; preferably lathe utilizing steady rest supports.
  • Require a basic knowledge of machine shop operations, together with the use of complicated drawings, specifications, charts, tables, various types of precision measuring instruments and/or the training generally applicable in this particular or specialized occupation
  • Ability to obtain fork truck and crane license. Prefer to have previous experience.
  • This position requires employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they are granted a medical or religious accommodation.
  • 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.

Your responsibilities

  • Set up and operate the CNC (Complex Numeric Control) and manual lathes in order to perform various operations on a variety of parts and components.
  • Machine rough forgings and shaft final machining on product weighing from 10 up to 200 tons.
  • Position is also responsible for mentoring of employees in the Siemens Apprentice Program.     
  • Work in other areas of the campus on other products as needed.

Your opportunities for personal growth

  • You will be assigned a mentor to work with you as you gain the skills needed to work on your own.
  • You will learn additional skills related machining components and shafts for generators, steam turbines, and gas turbines.
  • Additional opportunities to learn horizontal milling machines in area.
  • There is a lot to learn in our area, but there are also many other opportunities that you could pursue across our three product lines on campus.

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"Let’s make tomorrow different today" is our genuine commitment at Siemens Energy to all customers and employees on the way to a sustainable future.

In our Business Unit Generation we offer a broad portfolio of cutting edge technologies, services and solutions for centralized and decentralized energy production.

The Generator Rotor Department is responsible for manufacturing 150 - 1000 Megawatt generator rotors weighing up to 200 Tons.  We are involved with new apparatus build as well as service of both OEM and OOEM generator rotors.


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