Company: Drilling Tools International, Inc.
Skills: QA / QC / Inspection, Machinist
Other Skills: API threads, machine shop, Blueprints
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Salary: Competitive wages and complete benefit package
Location: Midland, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

Responsible for the production of machined parts including API connections by setting up, and operating a manual or CNC machine lathe, maintaining quality and safety standards, keeping records, and maintaining equipment and supplies. Machinists are expected to adhere all safety and quality policies of Drilling Tools International, Inc.


· GED or High School Diploma preferred



· 5+ year of machining experience preferred

· Familiarity of API threads

· Previous QC inspection and tool measurement experience preferred



· Ability to communicate on technical issues.

· Ability to record tool specifications for quality and performance purposes

· Must be able to read and interpret ADVANCED charts, drawings and blueprints

· Must be able to read, interpret and follow ADVANCED work instructions

· Proactive coordination with coworkers and supervisors to maintain peak productivity

· Ability to handle higher productivity levels with more detailed repair projects

· Works independently using best judgment with minimum supervision

· Familiar with ALL machines in shop as well as multiple materials and applications used


Key Responsibilities/ Essential Functions of the Position:

· Coordinate workload demands and priorities for the shop

· Crane operations, lifting, holding and indicate parts

· Operate machine tools such as lathes to produce metal parts.

· Check and review accuracy of work against written blueprints and specifications

· Calculate where to cut and bore

· Determine how much material to remove

· Monitor and control feed rate and speed

· Plan the sequence of cutting and finishing operations

· Ensure work piece is properly lubricated and/or cooled

· Replacement of dull cutting tools

· General clean up and maintenance of work area

· Makes minor mechanical adjustments to equipment and assist maintenance manager with any major equipment repairs

· Responsible for purchasing and up to date inventory of machine shop supplies

· Other duties as assigned