Machine Operator- Second Shift at MiTek

Posted in Other 9 days ago.

Location: Houston, Texas

Job Description:

Job Description

MiTek is a platform innovator and enabler that exists to transform the building industry with better building solutions. In 1955, MiTek transformed residential construction with the invention of the Gang-Nail plate and a digital platform that provided an affordable and scalable way to manufacture wood trusses. Today, MiTek delivers software, services, engineered products, and automated solutions that enable the building industry toimprove efficiencies by optimizingthe balance between off-site and on-site. With nearly 5,600 team members worldwide, MiTek collaborates across the building industry to enable and accelerate transformational breakthroughs in design and construction to transform the way the industry designs, makes, and builds. As a Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK-A, NYSE: BRK-B) company since 2001, MiTek has a record of continuous growth and innovation. Learn more at .


Sets up and operates conventional, special purpose, CNC, and numerical control (NC) machines and machining centers using Lean and 5S methodologies to fabricate metallic and non-metallic parts.

Job Responsibilities & Requirements

• Identifies different types of steel needed for the job (primarily HRS and CRS).
• Interprets blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work piece, sequence of operations, and setup requirements.
• Operate manual machinery under supervision. (Horizontal and Vertical Saws, lathe, Mill, Drill Press, and Radial Arm Drill).
• Ability to read and understand a tape measure, 12 inch scale, and 6 inch calipers (Imperial and Metric).
• Maintain clean and organized work area.
• Perform other duties as assigned.
• Attendance at work during the regularly scheduled shift is an essential duty. This includes, but is not limited to the ability to be present at work, arrive on time and be at the work station ready for work at the start of the shift.

  • Education: One year certificate from college or technical school preferred.: Required
  • Experience: Or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Computer Skills: Windows Operating System
  • Certifications &Licenses: Technical school certificate preferred
  • Language Skills: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Abiity to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. Mathematical Skills: Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry. Must be able to convert fractions to decimals, must be familiar with the metric system and metric to imperial conversions Reasoning Ability: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

MiTek is an E-Verify and Drug and Tobacco-Free Workplace.

We are an equal opportunity employer; and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ethnicity, physical or mental disability, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or transgender status), age (40 and over), genetic information (including family medical history), veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.

For accommodation to assist with completing this application, please contact Human Resources at +1 314-434-1200.


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