Machine Tool Mechanic-Direct Hire


: $42,160.00 - $68,070.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Automotive

Kelly Services is seeking qualified candidates for a Machine Tool Mechanic opportunity in Schenectady, NY. This is a direct hire position for GE Power. GE Power is an American energy techniques company, owned by General Electric. GE Power is the largest energy techniques and selling energy company in the world. In 2018, General Electric power plants produced one-third of the world's electricity.
Pay Rate: $25.50-$32.98
Shift: 2nd (3pm-11pm) or 3rd shift (11pm-7am)
Role Summary/Purpose
The Machine Tool Mechanic will be an experienced mechanical trade technician supporting the operation, maintenance and improvement of system-controlled robotics, machine tools and equipment. Working from manuals or verbal instructions identify and evaluate condition to repair and rebuild
Essential Responsibilities
As the Machine Tool Mechanic, you will work without direction on standard preventative maintenance and extensive repairs.

  • Diagnose problems, plan and complete work required, identify and order parts

  • Maintain and modify machine tools, conveyors, process equipment, facilities including spindles, pumps, motors, guarding, drives, bearings, lead screws including lubrication fluids and coolant

  • Strong mechanical and hydraulic fundamental and safety knowledge (schematics, precision measurement tools, LOTO)


  • Degree in a Mechanical Discipline OR High School Diploma/GED with Military Machinist Training Course

  • Ability and willingness to work off shifts and weekends

Desired Characteristics

  • Minimum 3 years work experience in Manufacturing Facility in a technical maintenance role

  • Ability to apply knowledge of components, devices and equipment used in industrial equipment applications and the related mechanics including various machine tools, measurement devices and lathes

Why Kelly?

As a worker today, it s up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find what s next is what we re all about. We know what s going on in the evolving world of work just ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

About Kelly

At Kelly, we re always thinking about what s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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