Location US-CA-Fairfield
Job ID
# Positions
Skilled Trade


Set up and operate a variety of manual machines in order to produce and/or repair customer’s turbomachinery. The machining projects will include, but not be limited to, components from equipment such as turbines, compressors, pumps, gear boxes, etc. The machinist is also expected to perform other shop mechanical support functions, such as assist mechanics with turbine and compressor disassembly/assembly.


  • Read and understand blueprints
  • Perform complex layouts
  • Work to close tolerances
  • Set up and operate manual machines such as lathes, vertical & horizontal mills, drill presses, surface grinders, rotary grinders. Operations to include turning, boring, threading, facing, grinding
  • Design and fabricate machining fixtures to support machining operations
  • Conduct close tolerance, precision, quality assurance inspections
  • Process documentation associated with turbomachinery machinist functions. Including, but not limited to, work scopes, inspection forms, hold tags, photo logs, turnover logs
  • Operate a variety of power hand tools, such as grinders, drills, porta band saw
  • Design, grind and sharpen cutting tools required for machining operations
  • Observe all safety regulations. Participation in the safety committee may be required
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area


  • Must have a mechanical background and a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the machinist trade.
  • Specialties should include machining projects associated with turbine and compressor repairs/modifications. The machining experience must include operation of manual machines such as lathes, vertical and horizontal mills, drill presses, surface grinders.
  • Operation of a tool post grinder is of benefit. Ability to perform dynamic balancing of rotating equipment is beneficial.

Elliott is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the federal, state or local laws of the United States. Elliott is a drug free workplace.


No agency submissions please. NOTE: Resumes submitted to any Elliott Group employee without a current, signed and valid contract in place with the Elliott Group recruiting team will become the property of Elliott Group and no search fees will be paid.


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