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.
CNC MACHINIST IV
2nd Shift Position
Operate Lathes, Mills and/or other production equipment used in the Amega West Services operations for the machining of rotary shouldered connections per API Product Specification 7 and applicable work order.
Operate assigned machinery and equipment in a safe manner.
Perform housekeeping tasks as necessary to maintain a clean and safe work area.
Notify supervisory personnel if a nonconforming condition is disclosed.
Operate a variety of CNC lathes and machining centers with various controls without supervision.
Tool proofing of first run jobs and give feedback to programming to ensure run efficiency and accuracy. Set controls of feed, speed, depth of cut without supervision.
Understand and apply optimal part holding techniques.
Work with other operators as required to ensure optimum set up.
Analyze and solve manufacturing problems with a high level of skill.
Assist in all aspects of training of other machinists.
Follows safety guidelines and procedures established by the company.
Assume responsibility of a Lead Person when needed.
Be able to calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and/or calipers
Machining parts to print specifications using machine tools such as lathes, mills, shapers or grinders
Be able to identify non-conforming parts using precision measuring instruments
Set up CNC Equipment and align parts in appropriate work holdings
Must be able to set tooling and apply offsets
Using tooling and material data the employee must be able to calculate surface footage to machine components
Must be able to edit program, setup machine and operate CNC Machine efficiently
High School Diploma or GED required, 3+ years of machining experience with lathes, mills, EdM’s, OD and ID Calipers, Steel Rule and other related hand tools. Understanding of MSDS’s.
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.
Amega West Services, a 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 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.