Houston - TX Full Time 4 weeks ago


• Undertake a variety of jobs, in some cases with limited instruction or information from the customer.

• Position and fasten work pieces.

• Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials onto machine.

• Work from sketches, verbal, and print information in order to produce projects according to specifications.

• Select the appropriate tools and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work.

• Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as CNC Mills/Lathes, Manual Mills/Lathes, Drill Press, Jig Bore, Sanders, Grinders, and other support equipment.

• Set up, adjust, and operate all the basic machine tools and many specialized or advanced variation tools to perform precision machining operations.

• Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers, depth micrometers, inside diameter gauges, and outside diameter gauges.

• Read and understand gauging sheets.

• Read and interpret blueprints to ensure parts are being made according to specifications.

• Listen to machine and tooling to ensure machine and tooling are running properly.

• Operate hoist in order to load parts onto machining center, lathe, or mill.

• Takes job down efficiently (Tooling, cleaning fixtures, putting gauges back, etc.).

• Actively participate in the 5S program, which is to Sort, Set In Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain in order to maintain a highly productive work environment.

• Assist with keeping the department and machinery clean

• Other duties as assigned.


• 3-7 years of traditional machining experience.

• 2-5 years machining experience with some formal schooling.

• Ability to learn and work with Conversational Programming.

• Ability to read and interpret blueprints and sketches.

• Ability to hold tight machining tolerances

• Knowledge and experience using micrometers, depth micrometers, inside diameter gauge, and outside diameter gauge.

• Understand various tooling technology.

• Basic Math Skills/Geometric Tolerance Skills

• Troubleshooting – Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.

• Active Listening – Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

• Operation Monitoring – Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.

• Possess a general knowledge of tooling speeds and feed rates.

• Basic English Language Skills

• Job Shop and CNC experience a plus.

Physical Demands:

• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to listen to machine and tooling to ensure the machine and tooling are operating properly.

• The employee is required to use both hands to secure large parts to fixtures.

• Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision to inspect parts and read various measuring instruments.

• The employee must be able to lift, pull, or push up to 50 pounds during set-ups.

• The employee will be on their feet for 10 hours per day.

• While doing set-ups and verifying measurements employee will routinely bend.


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