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Machinist - Full Time - Pasadena (TX)United States


At Sulzer, you are empowered to deliver superior results. As a pioneer in industry we have a proud heritage of innovation and continue to evolve for the future. Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.


Join our Services_AME  team within Services division in United States as Machinist to help us take Sulzer EMS US to the next level. 


In this role you will be accountable for:


1.    Operate lathes, horizontal and vertical mills, boring mill, portable line boring equipment and drill press on which appropriate training, inspection and licensing have been performed, as assigned by an operation leader or supervisor and within the equipment’s intended purposes, to carry out company responsibilities.

2.    Manipulate or depress controls such as pedals, levers and buttons to regulate speed and direction of equipment according to written, verbal or signal instructions.

3.    Assure that proper equipment and procedures are used when loads are to be lifted, lowered, transported or moved in any way.

4.    Depending on training and designation, perform some or all of the following tasks (including, but not limited to):

a.     Operate any of the above listed equipment/machines in order to complete the manufacturing or rebuild of parts for a customer

5.    Maintain the safety of the equipment and work environment by:

       a.     Inspecting the equipment prior to use,

       b.     Seeing that proper maintenance and repair are performed, and

c.     Following proper procedure, including proper lookout and communication, during all operation or transport of parts and equipment.


To succeed in this role, you will need:




Abilities:          Proven ability to operate one or more pieces of SEMS equipment as designated at the time of hire or appointment; ability to pass annual qualification tests on each; ability to successfully complete training on additional equipment as time and opportunity permit


Drug Testing:      Hiring also contingent on successful passage of initial drug and alcohol test and agreement to submit to, and pass, drug and alcohol tests for reasonable suspicion as an ongoing condition of employment


Preferred             Experience as a Journeyman Machinist with a valid driver’s license;

Qualifications:     experience with equipment used by SEMS; other experience related to the processes performed on SEMS jobs; and the ability to read, write and converse fluently in English


Attitude:               Must have the initiative and enterprise to quickly master the processes and procedures of the job and to complete tasks with or without supervision



Have a question about the role? Reach out to Hayley Lazar at hayley.lazar@sulzer.com. We are looking forward to hearing from you!



Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

83% of our employees recommend Sulzer as a good place to work – so come and join our story, starting today!

About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2020, our 15’000 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.3 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN). www.sulzer.com

As one of the awarded World’s Best Employers, we are proud to be among the Top 25 engineering companies worldwide and rank nr. 8 in Switzerland. Our position reflects our commitment to create a work environment where everyone is empowered to make a real impact.


Through a network of over 100 service sites around the world, Sulzer provides cutting-edge parts as well as maintenance and repair solutions for pumps, turbines, compressors, motors and generators. We service our own original equipment, but also all associated third-party rotating equipment run by our customers, maximizing its sustainability and life cycle cost-effectiveness. Our technology-based solutions, fast execution and expertise in complex maintenance projects are available at our customers’ doorsteps.


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