Manual Machinist

Houston, TX 77038

Posted: 07/18/2019 Employment Type: Temp To Hire Industry: Machine Operator Job Number: 47027 Pay Rate: $16.00-$20.00

Manual Machinists

TPI Staffing is looking for a Manual Lathe Machinist with Turn Operation for a Temp-to-Hire opportunity in North Houston paying $16.00 - $20.00 Depending on Experience. You will be working 2nd Shift Mon - Fri, 5:30 pm. - 6:00 AM & Sat 2:30 PM - 7:30 PM. Will train on Day Shift!

The machining process used to make cylindrical parts. Turning is commonly performed with a lathe. A lathe that is controlled by a computer running programs driven by numerical data. Sophisticated turning centers can also perform a variety of drilling and milling operations

Enjoy payday every Friday and benefits such as Medical, Dental & Vision.


  • Study blueprints, drawings, work orders, and set-up sheets to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished workpiece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.
  • Follow Process Verifications to ensure conformity of quality standards.
  • Perform deburring on parts as needed.
  • Perform routine maintenance tasks on machines as required


  • 3 - 5 years of experience running long, horizontal manual lathes.
  • Comfortable running heavy, long tubular products such as Pipe and Bar.
  • Experience with all steels and super-alloys.
  • Familiarity with hand-held UT devices would be beneficial.
  • Must be teachable and prepared to learn new techniques.
  • Good numerical understanding and experience with gauges.

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We kindly ask you to please make sure you have fully read the above requirements as determined by our client company. If you already applied with TPI Staffing, please send the Recruiter an updated resume and reference the Job ID.You only need to apply once to be considered for all of our job openings or call the Recruiter for more details.

Jenny Alvarez
Recruiter - Hablo Español

Hi, I'm Jenny! We have offices throughout Texas, I am located at our Spring Office 322 Spring Hill Dr, Suite A100 Spring, TX 77386 open Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM. Walk-Ins are welcome.  

Text Me: 888-240-6936 with Your Name and Job ID # after you have applied.

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