Company: Amega West Services
Skills: Machinist
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Odessa, Texas, United States
Status: Active


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~~Amega West Services is a subsidiary of Carpenter Technology Corporation based in Houston, Texas. Amega West is a leading manufacturer of high-precision complex components for measurement while drilling (MWD) and logging while drilling (LWD), drill collars, stabilizers and other down-hole tools that have been used for directional oil and gas drilling. Carpenter acquired Amega West in December 2010 to provide a more integrated value-added supply chain to oil and gas customers. This growing business operates within the corporation's Performance Engineered Products division and maintains strategically located facilities throughout the United States, Canada, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates.

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MANUAL MACHINIST

PRIMARY DUTIES

•Maintains safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations.
•Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, materials, specifications, orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters; interpreting geometric dimensions and tolerances (GD&T).
•Sets-up mills and lathes by installing and adjusting three- and four-jaw chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers; indicating vices; trimming heads.
•Loads feed mechanism by lifting stock into position.
•Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces; adhering to international standards.
•Maintains specifications by observing drilling, grooving, and cutting, including turning, facing, knurling and thread chasing operations; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
•Maintains equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs.
•Maintains continuity among work shifts by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
•Documents actions by completing production and quality logs.
•Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications.
•Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
•Knowledge of tolerance interpretations and able to read all aspects of machine drawings.


REQUIREMENTS

•High School Diploma or equivalent required
•Additional technical training a plus
•Must have own tools and have experience hollow spindle lathe.
•3+ years of experience as a manual machinist, experience with tooling with emphasis on API-7 Q1 threading.
•Requires working knowledge of controls and instrumentation, conceptual skills, functional and technical skills, attention to detail, good verbal communication skills, ability to use good judgment and understanding of supply management.
•Ability to work overtime including weekends and holidays as needed


Carpenter Technology Company offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including life, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, 401k with company contributions as well as many other options to employees.

 

Carpenter Technology Corporation's policy is to fully and effectively maintain a program of equal employment opportunity and nondiscrimination for all employees, to employ affirmative action for all protected classes, and to recruit and develop the best qualified persons available regardless of age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by law. The Company also will recruit, develop and provide opportunities for qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans.