Machinist - 2nd shift at Emerson Electric Co in Houston, Texas

Posted in Management 9 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational values—integrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovation—inform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.
Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, you’ll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.


Conducts setup and operation of ComputerNumerical Control (CNC) equipment, inspects machined features to maintainquality, adjusts machine and changes perishable tooling.


  • Conductssafe and timely setup of CNC equipment using the Setup Checklist.  

  • Programs CNC machine using process flow sheet processing steps and toolingsequence.  Edits CNC programs as required to attain optimalquality/quantity production.  

  • Makes machine/tooling adjustments and CNC programming changes to bringnon-conforming out-put intospecifications.       

  • Informs the Group Leader/Supervisor of any operating or material conditionthat would interfere with quality/quantity production.

  • Performs routine operator maintenance and operational checks on all tools andequipment utilized, to include: tool sharpening, machine oiling, fluidlevel/air pressure checks, safety switch functioning etc.

  • Performs dimensional and attribute product inspections to ensure qualityproduct is produced including 1st Article Inspection.    

  • Conducts tool setup.    

  • Changes perishable tooling that is worn or damaged.    

  • Insures timely flow of parts through the machine shop by following setprocedures.  Makes suggestions for alternate responsibilities whenapplication allows additional internal time. 

  • Meets cycle time rates established for specific partnumbers.    

  • Reads and interprets machine shop blueprints.    

  • Segregates and periodically disposes of scrap material into approvedcollection containers.

  • Operates material handling equipment when moving materials into, around, orout of the department.

  • Accurately uses measurement tools such as micrometers, verniers, height gage,bore gage, and attribute style gages.    

  • Follows all 5S practices and supports lean activities, as well as safetyregulations policies and procedures.

  • Trains operators to run jobs.


  • Ability to operate a CNC Machine Equipment,with at least 3-5 years’ experience

  • VTL (vertical turning lathe) experience.

  • Machine Equipment includes Mazak Lathes,Mills and Horizontal Machine Centers

  • Okuma Lathes, Doosan Puma Lathes, MoriSeiki Lathes, Hitachi Lathes

  • Understands G code and or Mazatrolprogramming

  • Performs machine editing, understands andinterprets part program readouts.

  • Ability to read and interpret work orders,blueprints, and/or verbal work instructions.

  • Ability to recognize, set up, andeffectively uses general measuring instruments.

  • Ability to comprehend and utilize ISOmanufacturing procedures.

  • Ability to perform basic computeroperations and mathematical computation.

  • Ability to move or transfer products withoverhead crane.

  • Flexibility with regard to job assignments.

  • Ability to lift 30 pounds, if required

  • High School diploma or general educationdegree (GED)


 Work Authorization

No calls or agencies please. Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

 Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

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