Outside Machinist

26 May 2022

Requisition # 9403

Outside Machinist’s Essential Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Replace defective parts of machine or adjust clearances and alignment of moving parts
  • Align machine and equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers, and various electrical/electronic equipment
  • Connect power unit to machines or steam piping to equipment, and test unit to evaluate its mechanical operation
  • Repair and lubricate machines and equipment
  • Assemble and install equipment, using hand tools and power tools
  • Position steel beams to support bedplates of machines and equipment, using blueprints and schematic drawings, to determine work procedures
  • Signal crane operator to lower basic assembly units to bedplate, and align unit to centerline
  • Insert shims, adjust tension on nuts and bolts, or position parts, using hand tools and measuring instruments, to set specified clearances between moving and stationary parts
  • Move machinery and equipment, using hoists, dollies, rollers, and trucks
  • Attach moving parts and subassemblies to basic assembly unit, using hand tools and power tools
  • Support other trades as required to include assisting in rigging, disassembly, reassembly and inspection of mechanical and electrical equipment, systems, and components


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Reliable transportation to and from work
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment screen

Fairlead Integrated, LLC. and its subsidiaries are proud to be Equal Employ Opportunity and Affirmative Action employers (Minority / Female / Disability / Veterans).


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