Experienced Machine Operator

Houston, United States


We are looking for an experienced Machine Operator to set up, maintain and operate machinery. You'll ensure the interminable and efficient running of production. A great machine operator is reliable and able to work with attention to detail and safety standards. You should have willingness to learn and improve. Being a team player is essential since all tasks will require close collaboration with co-workers. The goal will be to ensure that production procedures are carried out smoothly to maximize efficiency and ensure safety.


·       Set up machines (calibration, cleaning etc.) to start a production cycle

·       Control and adjust machine settings (e.g., speed)

·       Feed raw material or parts to semi-automated machines

·       Inspect parts with precision measuring tools

·       Test operation of machines periodically

·       Fix issues that might occur during the shift

·       Check output to spot any machine-related mistakes or flaws

·       Keep records of approved and defective units or final products

·       Maintain activity and equipment logs

·       Other duties as needed, within scope of work.


·       Proven experience (at least 5 years) as a machine operator

·       Experienced CNC Horizontal and Vertical milling ( at least 5 years)

·       Working knowledge of diverse high-speed machinery and measurement tools (caliper, micrometer, etc.)

·       Understanding of production procedures

·       Adherence to health and safety regulations (e.g. use of protective gear)

·       Ability to read blueprints, schematics and manuals

·       Analytical skills

·       Attention to detail

·       Good teamwork and communication skills

·       Physical stamina and strength (standing for long periods and lifting 45lbs)

·       High school diploma or equivalent; technical degree is a plus

·       Must speak, read, and write English

·        US Citizen or valid work authorization

Salary & Benefits

·        Starting rate: $20.00 - $25.00/hour, depending on experience

·        Hours: M-F 8:00am – 4:30pm (40 hours)

·        4 holidays per year

·        PTO is accrued