VIP Staffing

Machinist – 2nd Shift

Location: HOUSTON, TX

Post Date: 07/21/2017

Our Northeast Houston area client is currently seeking a skilled 2nd Shift Machinist to work in their Tank Head Manufacturing facility


The Machinist B’s primary responsibilities is machining heads and other products per job card or instructions. The Machinist B must understand required quality tolerances. This position reports to the shop Foreman.


  • Comply with company Health, Safety, and Environmental policies and procedures.

  • Comply with company policies and procedures.

  • Comply with company Housekeeping policies and standards to maintain a clean and orderly work station.

  • Comply with company no-smoking in designated areas and no cell phone policy.

  • Meet all company quality standards.

  • Ensure documentation is complete and accurate in a timely manner.

  • Reads, interprets and understand job cards.

  • Represent the company in a positive professional manner.

  • Maintains and inspect equipment.

  • Machine parts to job card specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers or grinders.

  • Will utilize a variety of hand tools and equipment when performing a task.

  • Perform other duties assigned.



Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • Ability to operate VTL’s and Drill Presses, per job cards, drawings and procedure.

  • Basic setup and basic tooling.

  • Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers, Vernier calipers and tape measure.

  • Is certified and the ability to safely operate a lift truck up to 40,000 pound lift capacity.

  • Is certified and the ability to safely operate the overhead crane.

  • Ability to safely operate hand tools such as: grinder, hammer, wrench and pry bar.

  • Ability to read prints and drawings.

  • Understands metric measurements and standard measurements.

  • Basic reading, writing, and mathematics skills.

  • Understands OD/ID.

  • Ability to work well with others including all levels of management.

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English both verbal and written.

  • Minimum 1 year experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is preferred.


Pay $17.03/hr.

For additional information call 281-484-6900

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