Pre-Fab Machine Operator
Company: Atec
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Skilled & Trades, Warehouse, Manufacturing, General
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 10/23/2019

Pre-Fab Machine Operator

Set-up and operate conventional and special purpose machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts.


Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Other duties may be assigned.
  • Study blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications or sample part to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work-piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.
  • Select, align, and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes, grinders, and shaper.
  • Start and observe machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjust machine.
  • Set-up and operate machine on first run articles to verify accuracy of machine settings.
  • Perform required daily maintenance of machine tools and shop equipment.
  • Keep work area in clean and safe order.
  • Support and comply with safety procedures.
  • Travel to Atec Inc. subsidiaries and or project sites may be required

Education and/or Experience

  • One to two years certificate from vocational college or technical school; or two to four years’ experience and/or training with type of machines assigned; or combination of education and experience.

Physical Demands

  • Employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk; use hands to handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms; must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus; good eyesight, by lenses if necessary.
  • Position is in a non-climate-controlled environment.

Work Environment

  • Employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.
  • Noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
  • Extended work hours may occasionally be required.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans


Houston, TX
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