Manual Lathe Operator

Cypress, TX 77410 | Temporary

Job ID: 000086CB Industry: Other Pay Rate: 15.00
Temp to Hire Position

Manual Lathe Machinist (West Houston)

Automation Personnel Services in West Houston is seeking qualified candidates for a Manual Lathe Machinist position that we have available. Candidate will be under minimal supervision, sets up and operates manually controlled machines in skilled precision and bench work in the fabrication, maintenance, repair and alteration of machinery, machine parts, tools and equipment.

Compensation: Pay Rate Depending on Experience $15.00 - $18.00
Shift: Monday- Friday 6: 00 AM- 4: 30 PM

Performs all tasks in a safe and responsible manner.
Reads and interprets blueprints.
Uses gages and measuring instruments to meet tolerance requirements.
Uses precision tools, machinery and equipment such as lathe, vertical milling machine, drill press, hydraulic press, chop saw, band saw, push and pull broaches and a variety of cutting tools and equipment.
Fabricates and shapes parts such as tools and machine parts out of metal, plastics and composites
Properly and safely selects, aligns, secures and removes holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials onto machines
Recognizes, deploys and properly uses inserts, fixtures and tooling
Performs daily and regular cleaning and light maintenance tasks on machinery and equipment
Evaluate experimental procedures and recommend change or modifications for efficiency and adaptability to setup and production
Ability to track parts and jobs into the vantage system.
Utilizes and abides by ISO requirements and safety procedures
Complies with all quality policies, specifications, regulations and instructions

Effectively communicate and understand job instructions both verbally and written in the English language. Ability to effectively interpret and translate instructions to other employees in a professional and respectful manner.

Attendance at work and punctuality is an essential function of this position.
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
Basic math skills
Ability to communicate effectively with vendors in English
Required frequently: standing, walking kneeling, squatting, bending reaching, and work in hot or cold temperatures.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as invoices and department manuals

Drug Screen and Background required.

If you are interested in this position, please apply today!

Qualified candidates may apply in person at:
Automation Personnel Services
9630 Westheimer Rd, Suite #700 (Randall s Shopping Center)
Houston, TX 77063
(713) 730-7447

Please forward your resume to We accept applications Monday - Friday from 8: 00 am - 3: 00 pm.

Equal Opportunity Employer


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