Manual Machinist in Houston, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 3/18/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
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  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Direct Hire - Manual Machinist $27-$30 hourly- Southwest Houston

  • Sets up and operate manual machine in order to produce parts as per the print and instructions.
  • Removes and replaces dull cutting tools and attaches tools and work pieces to the lathe.  Adjusts machine settings and controls as necessary when problems arise. 
  • Studies drawings and specifications to determine needed dimensions and tolerances
  • Understand feeds and speeds on different materials
  • Take first piece to inspection. 
  • Report any machine problems or non-conformance product to supervisor
  • Sign router on assigned sequence, mark or tag identification on all parts
  • Make sure all instruments being used are calibrated
  • Follow and comply with applicable work instructions.
  • Perform in-process inspection of every part as per print
  • Keep machine and area clean.
  • Know and understand Quality Policy and comply with all requirements of the QMS.
  • Comply with all health and safety rules

    Tool Usage

         Hand tools, Measuring equipment, Manual Machines, Cutting tools, PPE


    • High School degree or equivalent
    • 1 – 3 years experience in a machine shop operating manual machines preferred but not required.


    • Quality Management System and HSE Management System applicable to position;
    • Quality Objectives and HSE Objectives;
    • Relevance and importance of employee’s activities and how they contribute to the achievement of the Quality Objectives and HSE objectives
    • Job specific procedures, work instructions, forms and processes;
    • HSE procedures, when required;
    • Job specific and/or supplemental training when required;
    • Product training when required;
    • Customer specified or supplied training, when required

    Excellent Benefits including medical, dental, 401K, vacation and holidays

    ***VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer***