VIP Staffing

General Shop Helper in Metal Machine Shop

Location: HOUSTON, TX

Post Date: 04/10/2018

General Shop/Assembler Help to work in a Precision Metal Machine Shop.



This is an entry level position which will assist workers engaged in metal cutting activities by performing the following duties.


Lifts, positions, and moves bar material to designated areas or machines.


Loads, stacks, and transports stock, tools, dies, and work in process by hand crane or forklift.


Cleans work area, machines, tools, and equipment. Performs other routine duties.


Operates sandblasters, drills, taps, deburring, and assist in other machine setups and operations to produce metal parts on a production basis.


The potential to be assigned tasks and learn new skills involving a wide variety of precision measuring instruments is highly likely.



Applicants with a solid work history and the drive to learn a new trade will take presidents over other candidates. Service in plastic, wood and the metal industry will be considered acceptable lateral experience.


To perform this job successfully, the prospective employee must be willing to work a 49 hr. work week and maybe be required to work additional overtime. The ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals is needed. Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos and ability to write simple correspondence is highly desired. The employee must frequently lift and/or move 40 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is sometimes exposed occasionally loud noise.


PAY RATE IS $11.00 an hour


MUST BE OPEN TO WORKING EITHER SHIFT WHICH IS 7 am – 3:30 pm or 3rd shift from 3 pm – 1:30 am

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