Machinist 2 WMS 3W

Wabtec Corporation

Fort Worth, TX


Position summary

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at:

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

CNC Machinist 2

Role Summary:  CNC Machinist Trainee will be responsible for performing multiple tasks to support the fabrication of mining components. In addition to machining, you will have responsibility for assembling components and other duties as assigned.

Essential Responsibilities:

CNC Machinist Trainee responsibilities may include but is not limited to the following:

  • Understand and perform basic functions required to set up and operate a variety of CNC and /or manual machining equipment including but not limited to: 4 axis vertical lathes, horizontal boring machines, gear hobber, gear grinder, cylindrical grinder, radial arm drill and coordinate measuring machines
  • Use standard machine tools including, but not limited to drill press, band saw, lathe, press breaks, welding equipment etc., and a variety of hand, electric, and pneumatic tools
  • Change and adjust tools as required to maintain quality
  • Set up both fixtures and parts for machining
  • De-burr parts
  • Use manual and electronic inspection devices to check multiple quality parameters


  • Must be able to work 2nd shift from 3:15pm to 11:45pm or 3rd shift from 10:45 pm to 7:15am with training on 1st, 2nd, and/or 3rd
  • Starting pay rate is $25.78 per hour with night shift differential of $1/hour when on 2nd/3rd shift. Once fully trained and successfully completed, promotion to CNC Machinist starting pay $30.30/hour up to $32.33/hour after 1-year progression.
  • 6 Months experience as a CNC Machinist or a CNC machining certificate from a technical/vocational school.
  • Basic knowledge using blueprints and manufacturing instructions to produce machined parts.
  • Must be able to lift material up to 40 lbs. with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Must have ability to properly use and care for assigned tools and equipment.
  • Must be able to adhere to standards, do a quality job in a safe manner, within allotted time.
  • Must have basic computer skills.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment technical assessment.
  • Every employee will be an in-process inspector.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older.
  • Must have high-school diploma or GED or equivalent.
  • Must be willing to wear personal protective equipment, for example safety glasses, gloves, hats, ear plugs and safety shoes.
  • Must be willing to work in a tobacco-free environment.
  • Be willing to take a drug test & submit to a background check as part of the selection process.
  • Be willing to submit to random drug tests.
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.
  • Must be willing to work as necessary to meet requirements of the position, including the ability to work occasional weekends and scheduled overtime.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Working knowledge of G&M code.
  • Demonstrates safety mindset
  • Demonstrates leadership & actively participates in teaming
  • Ability and willingness to learn quickly and train others
  • Demonstrates a high standard of personal conduct & customer service
  • Professionalism; Demonstrates ability to be self- driven & proactive in achieving takt & staying on track with Master Schedule

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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About the company

Industry: Industrial: Equipment Manufacturing

At Wabtec, we are in the business of realizing potential. Our employees are the architects of the future. Go just about anywhere and you’ll find us. If you want to move and improve the world, start here.