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York, PA, US

Function:  Manufacturing
Job Category:  Students & Graduates

Machinist I - American Hydro Corporation

Steeped in a tradition of hydropower, American Hydro is the leading suppliers and installers of large equipment for the hydro electric industry. American Hydro is currently looking for a Machinist I to join our Machine Shop family at our York, PA facility.  We are a tight-knit group that takes a great deal of pride in what we produce.  If you are a detail oriented hardworking individual who is looking for a place to call home, we invite you to apply to this opening.

deal candidate will have experience and skills with:

  • Fully proficient in blue print reading and understanding of geometric tolerancing
  • Ability to make complex component set ups on VBM’s
  • Ability to write and edit programs for VBM’s
  • Ability to make complex components set ups on  HBM’s
  • Keep Supervisor informed of problems regarding work piece, schedule, safety, etc. as they arise
  • Ability to write and edit programs for HBM’s
  • Cleans up sweepings of machine tool operation scrap and collects in scrap/trash bins
  • Able to set up feeds, speeds and judge cutter/insert condition to optimize machining operation for meeting surface finish and productivity

Physical Demands:

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


High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and four years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

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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