Houston, TX 77095

Posted: 10/26/2018 Employment Type: Temp To Hire Industry: Industrial Job Number: 45656 Pay Rate: $18-$21

Shop Technician

Shop Technician needed in NW Houston for a Temp-to-Hire role on Day Shift, paying $18 - $21/hr, depending on experience. (when full-time $21.00-$24.00/hr)
The position is primarily responsible for supporting forging and auxiliary operations in the Advanced Product Development Forge Shop. 

*Excel Intermediate level a MUST*


  • Working on die set-ups, billet spotting, fork truck and manipulator operation, press operation and other duties related to forging operations on the press.
  • Operating furnaces, performing heat treatment operations, band-saw and abrasive saw operations and general housekeeping.
  • Cross-train in other laboratory functions such as metallography and mechanical testing.
  • Develop and maintain good working knowledge of APD shop equipment and practices.
  • Skilled in operating shop equipment such as fork trucks and manipulators to meet process requirements.
  • Fast learner and be able to operate responsibly with minimal supervision when necessary.
  • Flexible worker willing to operate in an R&D environment with changing requirements and demands.


  • Associate's Degree required
  • Minimum of 5- 10 years in an industrial or laboratory environment.
  • Forklift license and skilled at handling industrial equipment.
  • Excel - intermediate level a must!
  • It is important for the candidate to be versatile and willing to cross train in other areas.
  • Mechanical aptitude is essential for success.
  • Computer literacy and basic skill with office software such as spreadsheets and word processors.
  • Good communication and teamwork skills to be successful in a small, cohesive team.
Ready to Apply? 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 me an updated resume and reference the Job ID. If you are not already registered, please apply by clicking the "Apply Online" button. You only need to apply once to be considered for all of our job openings or call me for more details.

Doris Breaux
Senior Recruiter

Hi, I'm Doris! We have offices throughout Texas, I am located at our Cypress Branch 21840 Northwest Freeway Suite E Cypress, TX 77429 open M-F 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM. Walk-Ins are welcome.  
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