Caterpillar, Inc. Machinist II in Fort Worth, Texas
Manufacturing & Supply Chain
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About SPM Oil & Gas
SPM Oil & Gas, a Caterpillar company, provides superior products and service solutions to make our customers more efficient and lower total cost of ownership. Globally, we deliver engineered oilfield and drilling equipment repair and certification, mechanical and rotating equipment repairs and upgrades, rapid prototyping of spare parts, robust asset management, operation and maintenance and field engineering services. We offer a wide range of career opportunities across a variety of technical and business roles in engineering and service locations worldwide. Join our team and help build engineering solutions that change the industry.
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The Machinist II role is responsible for setting up and operating conventional, special purpose, numerical control machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts. Machinist II is a skilled, experienced technician with the ability to perform most tasks independently, while seeking guidance or training for more critical tasks. Work is under moderate supervision.
Pay Starts at $23.70/HR. Pay Can Be Adjusted with Experience.
First and Second Shift Available:
First Shift: 5:00 AM – 3:30 PM Mon-Thurs
Second Shift: 3:30 PM – 2:00 AM Mon-Thurs
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
At SPM Oil & Gas, our primary objective is to provide our customers with excellent engineering solutions through our products and superior customer service
Effectively demonstrate the core values of SPM Oil & Gas at all times
Follow all written policies and procedures safely without deviation or refer to upper management for guidance
Exhibit, advocate, and exemplary safety culture at all times
Exhibit a high degree of integrity at all times
Demonstrate consistency, accountability, reliability and solid work ethic
Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces
Demonstrate the ability to follow the sequence of operations and setup requirements
Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points onmaterial or work pieces as a guide for subsequent machining
Selects, aligns and secures holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines such as mills, lathes and grinders
Calculates and sets controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed, coolant flow, depth and angle of cut
Enters commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media
Starts and observes machine operation to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining, adjusting machine controls or control media as required
Verifies compliance of finished workpiece to specifications
Sets up and operates machine on trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data
Fits and assembles parts into complete assembly
Verifies dimensions and alignment of assembly
Ability to identify worn tooling, installing replacement inserts, grind wheels and carbide cutters on equipment and maintains daily PM as required
Collaborates with engineers, production personnel, programmers or others to resolve machining or assembly problems
Experience with CNC controls: Fanuc, Mazatrol and Okuma OSP desired
Ability to help identify and troubleshoot alignment issues
Ability to identify quality-related issues
Full comprehension of G and M Code
Demonstrates versatility across multiple machine types
Performs other duties as assigned
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) with two to three years’ related experience and/or training as a Machinist
Must have basic knowledge of Critical Safety Devices and their purpose.
Must understand all Permit Systems.
Demonstrate the ability to accurately complete all work-related documents.
Understand basic operating principles for all plant machinery
Fluency in English (read, write, comprehend)
Ability to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions and deal with problems
Must have mechanical aptitude
Observe safety and security procedures
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.
The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus Must be able to wear steel-toed shoes, safety glasses and any other required proper protective equipment.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts and outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position. Any relocation costs incurred would be the responsibility of the selected applicant.
This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O.
As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers. #LI
Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position. This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as, H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers.
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.
There’s more to work at Caterpillar than just the work itself. We hire smart, friendly people and it shows in our culture. We hold ourselves to high standards and make sure our values of integrity, excellence, teamwork, commitment and sustainability come to life in the way we work. We make sure our employees feel continuously challenged while also supported. We provide professional growth opportunities, including leadership programs. We celebrate the diversity of our team, while also working together as one Caterpillar.
Our culture, like everything at our company, is made possible by each employee’s contribution. Person by person, we create the environment we work in, and we are proud of the Caterpillar we’ve built.
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