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Machine Operator

  • Location: Katy, Harris County, Texas
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: Industrial
  • Start Date: 2021-10-07
  • Job Ref: 21-21976


Possess the relative skills and experience in all aspects of Turning / Milling to manufacture metallic components to specified quality standards, on a CNC and / or Conventional Turn and/or Mill centre.

Operate a CNC/Conventional Turning and/or Milling centre (vertical, horizontal or universal) in all aspects of Turning / Milling. - Follow a structured method in manufacture of components. - Have ability to read and work from engineering drawings - meeting specified Quality Standards. - Read and understand job programmes/Readouts (G&M code prog as applicable to CNC machining). - Prove Unproven programmes on Job Set-up, editing, offsetting, etc., as required (as applicable to CNC machining) - Undertake operations including: screw cutting, tapping, groove cutting, slotting, drilling, reaming, eccentric turning etc., (as applicable to conventional machining). - Fully utilising equipment such as a jaw chuck, steady v-blocks, dividing head etc., in the performing of tasks. (As applicable to conventional machining). - Fully Inspect own work using imperial and/or metric measuring equipment. - Produce work of a High standard, including the Deburring and Etching operations in completion of work components. - Work largely unsupervised and be highly self-motivated. - Prepared to work shift system and overtime (week-ends included). - Flexible in working requirements as the needs of the business dictate. - Comply with all *** QHSE Policies and procedures. - Operate overhead and pillar type cranes/Lifting equipment.
Previous Experience and Competencies: Education: - Recognized apprenticeship to minimum City & Guilds or equivalent.
Experience: - Proven Post-Apprenticeship experience in on or more of the following machine shop disciplines: turning / milling / horizontal boring / spark erosion / honing or tool making. - Manual and / or CNC experience
Competencies to be kept current: Skills: - Sound working knowledge of engineering drawings, manufacturing methods and tooling.
- Good understanding and knowledge of 'G' + 'M' code programming (as applicable to CNC).

Physical Demands: - Good general fitness and health. - Ability to work a 3 shift rotating system
Travel - Occasional travel as required to other plants and courses which the job and business dictates.

" VEVRAA Federal Contractor - priority referral of Protected Veterans requested. An Equal Opportunity Employer - Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran, or other characteristics protected by law.”