National Oilwell Varco Inc Odessa , TX 79760
Under minimal supervision, sets up and operates manually controlled machines in skilled precision and bench work in the fabrication, maintenance, repair and alteration of machinery, machine parts, tools and equipment in a production environment.
Ultimately responsible for setting-up and operating a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts. Specifically, will be responsible for applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures. Will also be required to utilize drawings and sketches to perform various machining and fabricating duties and will also be responsible to perform all other duties as assigned by the Production Manager, including housekeeping and janitorial duties.
Performs all tasks in a safe and responsible manner.
Reads and interprets blueprints.
Uses gages and measuring instruments to meet tolerance requirements.
Uses precision tools, machinery and equipment such as engine lathe, milling machine, band saw, cnc lathe and a variety of cutting tools and equipment.
Fabricates and shapes parts such as tools and machine parts out of metal, plastics and composites
Properly and safely selects, aligns, secures and removes holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials onto machines
Recognizes, deploys and properly uses inserts, fixtures and tooling
Performs daily and regular cleaning and light maintenance tasks on machinery and
Evaluate experimental procedures and recommend change or modifications for efficiency and adaptability to setup and production
Ability to work with little to no supervision efficiently
Utilizes and abides by all safety procedures and policies
Complies with all quality policies, specifications, regulations and instructions