Manual Machinist

New Waverly, TX 77358 | Temp To Hire

Post Date: 05/08/2018 Job ID: 44807 Industry: Machine Operator Pay Rate: $19.00-$25.00

(2) Manual Machinists

TPI Staffing is now hiring 2 Manual Machinists for a temp to hire opportunity paying $19-$30 depending on experience, working 2nd Shift, 4:30 PM -3:00 AM PLUS a $2 shift differential!!

Benefits Available: Full Medical, Dental and Vision


  • Starts and operates typical manual lathe machines.
  • Grinds and forms tools.
  •  Reads and works from prints, process sheets, written and verbal instructions to tolerances of .0005".
  • Set and use gauges, calipers, micrometers, dial bore gages to measure work.
  • Works with all types metallic and non-metallic materials.
  • Uses calculations to figure correct feeds & speeds for optimal performance
  • Daily machine maintenance.
  • Understand insert nomenclature and how it applies to tooling, threading and turning
  • Understand and use of all types of measuring tools
  • Thread measuring and gaging practices. I.e. MOW, thread form, thread depth, pitch diameter, leads and gage stand off
  • Understand & read all aspects of drawings pertaining to lathe operation
  • General machining knowledge, such as, how to prevent or stop chatter, finishing allowances, max allowable boring bar lengths, feeds & speeds etc.
  • Ability to meet productivity standards


  • High School Degree or GED.
  • Must have at least 5 or more years of Manual Lathe.
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to handle multiple projects concurrently.
  • Must be able to routinely follow work orders and customer specifications with attention to quality.
  • Previous experience with Kingstone and Ryazan is a plus but not required.

Assilya Gates

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We have offices throughout Texas, I am located at our Spring Office 322 Spring Hill Dr, Suite A100 Spring, TX 77386  open M-F 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM. Walk-Ins are welcome.  

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