Manufacturing Machine Repair Technician

Houston, TX 77095 | Direct Hire

Post Date: 03/27/2018 Job ID: 44579 Industry: Technical Pay Rate: $19.65 - $28.90

Manufacturing Machine Repair Technician-- Houston, TX 77095

Repairs and maintains mechanical and hydraulic components of production machines and equipment such as metal fabricating machine tools, material handling system, and automated lubrication system by performing the following duties. Working for a GLOBAL forgings company, this role is a DIRECT hire on 2nd Shift - 2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m., paying $ $19.65-$28.90/hr, depending on experience.


  • Works with industry-specific and high complex precision machines including but not limited to: conveyors, lathes, mills, grinders, saws, pneumatic and hydraulic systems, pumps, gears, bearings, compressors etc.
  • Uses precision leveling and alignment tools in order to measure angles, material thickness and small distances with calipers, squares, micrometers, and other tools.
  • Fits bearings, align gears and wheels, attach motors and connect belts according to manufacturer s blueprints and drawings
  • Assist with the dismantling of machines using hammers, wrenches, crowbars and other hand tools
  •  Fabricates and installs parts on equipment and machinery by measuring, cutting, and drilling
  • Assist with the unloading, inspecting, moving and setting of equipment into position using cranes, hoists, dollies, rollers and trucks
  • Uses rigging and hoisting devices such as chokers, chain falls and hand winches to move equipment / materials into place
  • Conducts preventative maintenance on conveyors, lathes, mills, grinders, saws, pneumatic and hydraulic systems, pumps
  • Experience with lathes, mills, and broaching, general shop equipment (drill presses. vertical/horizontal band saws, hydraulic presses) measuring and hand tools.
  • Ability to read and fabricate parts from blueprints and ISO drawings.
  • Able to align a pump and motor within 5 thousandths of an inch
  • Operate mobile equipment fork trucks and man-lifts


  • Prefer knowledge of Lathe, Mills, Cut Off Saw and Drill Press equipment. Machining, Hydraulics and Pneumatics experience are a plus.
  • High school diploma or GED and 3+ years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.

Doris Breaux
Senior Recruiter

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