Job Description

We’re hiring an CNC Lathe Operator for our Northwest Houston, TX client!

We are looking for experienced, reliable, hard-working employees who can interview immediately!


  • Job Title: CNC Lathe Operator
  • Location: Northwest Houston, TX
  • Pay: $18.00 -  $35.00
  • Hours: 1st Shift 6:00am - 4:30pm or 2nd shift 4:30pm - 4:00am
  • Duration: Full time

Job Duties: 

  • Will display the ability to set-up jaws and fixtures for repeat jobs. The operator will be
  • Able to properly set work offsets and secure the material in the machine.
  • Will be able to select and set-up the required tooling based on the part program and setup
  • information
  • Set up job per the Rayson procedures and produce a first piece with little to no
  • supervision
  • Will evaluate cutting conditions and optimize cutting tool feeds and speeds
  • Produce at 90% of the routed rate
  • Will meet quality expectations of no more than one at fault NCR per month
  • Requirements:  
  • Experience with either of the following machines: ST20, ST30, or Puma, 
  • Comfortable running HL002 and 003 simultaneously
  • The operator will be able to read basic g-codes programs and understand what each line
    of code will execute.
  • Must be able to understand verbal and written instructions given in English
  • Two years or more in manufacturing
  • The Intermediate CNC Lathe operator will have mastered the skills and qualifications
    and job functions of the Basic CNC Lathe operator.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in correctly interpreting part drawings
  • Display Proficiency in basic shop math. 

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