Manual Machinist

Confidential Company  •  Odessa, TX

Less than 5 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/25/18 by Cynet EngineeringTeam
Confidential Company
Odessa, TX
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/25/18 Cynet EngineeringTeam

We are looking for Manual Machinist for our client in Odessa, TX

Job Title: ?Manual Machinist

Job Location: Odessa, TX

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

?US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.? 

Job Description:

  • Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.
  • Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).
  • Sets-up mills and lathes by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers; indicating vices; trimming heads.
  • Loads feed mechanism by lifting stock into position.
  • Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces; adhering to international standards.
  • Maintains specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling and thread chasing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
  • Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.
  • Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
  • Documents actions by completing production and quality logs.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications.
  • Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Knowledge of tolerance interpretations and able to read all aspects of machine drawings.

Required Skills:

  • High School Diploma required
  • Additional technical training a plus
  • Must have own tools and have experience hollow spindle lathe.
  • 3+ years of experience as a manual machinist, experience with tooling with emphasis on API-7 Q1 threading.
  • Requires working knowledge of controls and instrumentation, conceptual skills, functional and technical skills, attention to detail, good verbal communication skills, ability to use good judgment and understanding of supply management.
  • Ability to work overtime including weekends and holidays as needed 

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