CNC Lathe Machinist

Houston, TX 77039

Posted: 07/27/2018 Employment Type: Temp To Hire Industry: Industrial Job Number: 45259 Pay Rate: $22-$28

(3) CNC Machinist

READY TO HIRE Openings for 3 CNC Machinists!  Temp tohire roles on Second shift 5:00p.m 3:00a.m or 5:00pm 5:00a.m depending on workload, paying $22-$28/hr!

This position contributes to the company s success by efficiently operating (CNC) machinery to fabricate parts using milling, turning, drilling or tapping, including making adjustments to adhere to established specifications or to correct programming.

Will train on 1st shift- 5:00 a.m- 3:00 p.m/5:00 p.m.


  • Sets Up and operates CNC machinery
  • Able to run a VTC with Siemens control 840D and Okuma horizontal lathe with Fanuc controls
  • Loads parts in machine, cycles machine, detects malfunctions in machine operations such as worn or damaged cutting tools
  • Runs productions lots and communicates with co-workers regarding production runs
  • Performs typical machine shop operations
  • Responsible for performing inspection of machined parts using scales, micrometers and calipers
  • Detects and reports defective materials or parts to management
  • Makes necessary tool adjustments and replaces tools as required
  • Maintains work area and equipment in a clean, orderly condition including removing metal shavings/chips from equipment in a safe manner
  • Interprets blueprints, drawings and work instructions
  • Follow company policies and procedures
  • Support and/or participate in the organization s Continuous Improvement Programs
  • Proactively participates in Safety Program
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned


  • High School Diploma or GED preferred
  • Certification or some college, a plus
  • 2-5 years of experience operating similar machines
  • Able to run a VTC with Siemens control 840D and Okuma horizontal lathe with Fanuc controls
    Excellent communication (written and verbal), analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish), a plus.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks under tight deadlines
  • Excellent knowledge of machining processes and procedures
  • Ability to understand and use basic mathematics
  • Basic knowledge of CNC programming
  • Knowledge of the use of measuring tools such as scales, micrometers and calipers
  • Ability to work under pressure of schedules and deadlines
  • Knowledge of materials and specifications.
  • Must wear required personal protective equipment when in manufacturing areas

Rubi Hernandez
Recruiter - Hablo Español

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