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Manual Machinist Trainee

Power Plant Services
Gainesville GA

Role Overview:

  • Join a small group of talented, high performing machinists as part of our growth plan to increase our team size to meet the growing demands of our business.
  • Receive hands-on training and guidance in learning various manual machines.
  • Key objective is to learn to manage multiple parts repair assignments to meet urgent customer needs.
  • Use your mechanical talents in learning to prepare, set up and operate various machines.
  • Learn to read parts specifications to ensure precise and accurate work output.
  • Inspect and prepare finished parts for customer delivery in accordance with shop standards.
  • Demonstrate best-in-class safety practices in all machine operations and activities.
  • Assist teammates with challenging jobs to support a collaborative, team-first environment.


Our Equipment:

  • Large Lathes
  • VTLs
  • CNC machines


Our Company:

  • Orbital Energy Services (OES) is a part of The Power Services Group and is a proud service and parts repair manufacturer serving the power generation and industrial marketplaces.
  • Power Services Group has multiple brands as a premier service and manufacturer within the power generation business.
  • The Power Services Group’s manufacturing mission is to meet and exceed our customers’ expectations for quality and timely delivery of new and repaired parts at a fair price.
  • We strive to be the type of company where talented people feel supported and appreciated for their talents and dedication to the success of the business.


Success Criteria:

  • Successful track record in a hands-on industrial role utilizing your welding or mechanical talents.
  • Direct experience with lathes, VTLs and/or CNC machines is a definite plus.
  • Competency in reading product specifications and blueprints would be advantageous.
  • Willingness to work demanding work schedules to include six days per week and up to 12 hours per day during our high production periods.
  • Ability to lift parts that weigh in the range of 35-50 lbs.
  • Standing, lifting, walking throughout the plant operations for extended shift periods to perform essential functions of the role.

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