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Manual Machinist

Pascagoula, MS

As a Manual Machinist for Rolls-Royce, you will have the opportunity to use a variety of precision measuring instruments, inspect in process or finished parts and feature characteristics as well as manufacturing methods to blueprint specifications. This is a chance for you to develop a career within a global business and to help us improve our processes.

At Rolls-Royce, we look beyond tomorrow. We continually pioneer integrated power and propulsion solutions to deliver cleaner, safer and more competitive power.

We're at the forefront of innovation and experience in the Marine sector, and our product portfolio ranges from standalone products to complex integrated systems including ship design. A leading provider of propulsion and handling solutions for the maritime offshore, merchant and naval markets, we have more than 4,000 customers, with 70 naval forces and over 30,000 commercial vessels using our equipment.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Machine propellers and CP blades using one or more of the following pieces of equipment; saws, horizontal and vertical boring mills, key seater, lathes, and measuring devices
  • Utilize methods used to hold and fixture work through the use of shims, wedges, parallels, blocks, supports, chucks and other holding devices to obtain proper alignment and to avoid moving or breaking of tools and parts
  • Work to machine dimensions and maintain close tolerances and correlated dimensions with a high demand for squareness, concentricity, finish and parallelism
  • Layout work as required. Select speeds and feeds according to type of material and finish requirements
  • Using a variety of precision measuring instruments, inspect in process or finished parts to validate above mentioned form and feature characteristics as well as manufacturing methods to blueprint specifications. Read, understand and follow set-up procedures, operate and adjust machines. Operate and adjust machine controls to meet variable machining conditions
  • Maintain tooling equipment and cleanliness of assigned work areas, and adhere to prescribed safety rules and regulations. Report to supervision any unsafe conditions that they may become aware of. Must wear or use all company required safety equipment
  • Ability to lift, hold and carry up to 40 pounds unaided


Rolls-Royce is a Military Friendly Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.

Basic Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of machining methods, cutting qualities of metals and tools
  • In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must be eligible to obtain and maintain security clearance, which requires US Citizenship


Preferred Requirements:
  • Ability to operate various cranes, material handling equipment and various types of machining equipment etc.
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints


Pioneer an ocean of power. Join us and you'll develop your skills and expertise to the very highest levels, working in an international environment for a company known the world over for brilliance and innovation.

Beyond tomorrow

We are an equal opportunities employer. We're committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and cultures give us different perspectives. And the more perspectives we have, the more successful we'll be. By building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realise their full potential.

You can learn more about our global Diversity and Inclusion strategy here.