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York, PA, US

Function:  Manufacturing
Job Category:  Students & Graduates

Machinist Co-Op - American Hydro Corporation

Steeped in a tradition of hydropower, American Hydro is the leading supllier and installer of large equipment for the hydro electric industry. American Hydro is currently looking for MACHINIST CO-OP to add to the family at our York, PA facility.  We are tight-knit group that takes a great deal of pride in what we produce.  If you are a detail orientated hardworker who is looking for place to learn, we invite you to apply to this opening.

deal candidate will be enrolled in a 4 year pre-employment Machinist program.  Individual shall be in the 3rd or 4th year of the program.  Individual must demonstrate correct operation of machinery and hand tools.

Main Learning Opportunities:

  • Develop understanding of safety requirements to work in large machine shop environment
  • Obtain exposure and involvement with tasks required for the machinist position
  • Learn how to operate machines and use hand tools & inspection gauge

Technical Skills Needed:

  • Knowldge of machining processes and procedures
  • Understanding of inspection equipment, tooling, metal processing, and shop safety

Mathematical Skills Needed:

  • Understand and calculate dimensional and quantity figures in both fractions and decimals
  • Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry

Physical Demands:

  • Employee must occassionally life and/or move up to 40 pounds
  • Ability to stand for shift

American Hydro (A Wartsila Company) is an AAP/EOE Employer.  Find out more at  We welcome all applicants through our online application system.


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Wärtsilä is a global leader in smart technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation, total efficiency and data analytics, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2020, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.6 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. Find out more at