US Alvarado: Senior Machine Operator

Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: Alvarado, TX, US, 76009

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Halliburton’s Jet Research Center (JRC) has an opening for a Senior Machinist.  In this position, you will be working to support JRC’s major product lines, with primary support to building and maintaining tooling for wellbore perforating products manufacturing, and periodic support to wellbore perforating hardware and wireline tools manufacturing.  On our team, we appreciate not only your machining experience and commitment to safety but also your leadership and initiative.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Under limited supervision, sets up, adjusts, and operates a variety of machine tools which may include numerical control/computerized numeric control lathes, mills, drills, computerized numerical control/numerical control and/or manual machines and other equipment.
  • Will be required to read blueprints, perform varying levels of shop mathematics associated with machining operations, and perform inspection procedures to verify work.
  • May use a wide range of measurement devices, procedures, and machining techniques, and program machines as required.
  • Capable of performing complex machining processes, which may include prototype products.

Preferred Experience/Knowledge

  • Skills typically acquired through 4-6 years related machining experience.
  • Programming and setup of EDM Die Sinker, CNC vertical mill
  • CAM programming software experience, Esprit or related type
  • CAD software experience, Solidworks or related type
  • Basic fluency in GD&T

This position is based at Jet Research Center in Alvarado, Texas. 


Halliburton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, citizenship, marital status, sex/gender, sexual preference/ orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, national origin, or any other status protected by law or regulation.



2001 Interstate 35, Alvarado, Texas, 76009, United States


Job Details

Requisition Number: 78982  
Experience Level: Experienced Hire 
Job Family: Manufacturing & Supply Chain 
Product Service Line: Supply Chain Mgmt  
Full Time / Part Time: Full Time

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Compensation Information
Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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