Machinist II – 2nd Shift


Brenham, TX

If you are a skilled Machinist looking for an opportunity to grow, Emerson has an exciting opportunity for you based in Brenham, TX! Under limited supervision, sets up and operates two or more production machines on complicated production work involving difficult operations, close tolerances, and difficult set-ups of parts. Has basic under-standing when working with various metal properties. Requires the ability to follow written instructions and read blueprint specifications.

You will part of a team that designs, manufactures, and repairs diaphragm seals, manifolds, and process instrument components. Safety and quality are paramount to everything that we do. Our 2nd Shift run 4x10's - Mon-Thurs, 3:30pm - 2:00am

In this Role, Your Responsibilities Will Be:

  • Conducts safe and timely setup of CNC equipment using the Setup Checklist
  • Programs CNC machine using process flow sheet processing steps and tooling sequence
  • Edits CNC programs, as required, to attain optimal quality/quantity production
  • Makes machine/tooling adjustments and CNC programming changes to bring non-conforming out-put into specifications
  • Informs the Group Leader/Supervisor of any operating or material condition that would interfere with quality/quantity production
  • Performs routine operator maintenance and operational checks on all tools and equipment utilized, to include, tool sharpening, machine oiling, fluid level/air pressure checks, safety switch functioning etc.
  • Performs dimensional and attribute product inspections to ensure quality product is produced including 1st Article Inspection
  • Conducts tool setup
  • Changes perishable tooling that is worn or damaged
  • Ensures timely flow of parts through the machine shop by following set procedures
  • Makes suggestions for alternate responsibilities when application allows additional internal time
  • Meets cycle time rates established for specific part numbers
  • Reads and interprets machine shop blueprints
  • Segregates and periodically disposes of scrap material into approved collection containers
  • Operates material handling equipment when moving materials into, around, or out 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 safety regulations policies and procedures
  • Performing other tasks and projects as assigned.
Who You Are:
You display a can do attitude in good and bad times. Steps up to handle tough issues. Works cooperatively with others across the organization to achieve shared objectives. Partners with others to get the work done. Separates and combines activities into efficient workflow. 
For This Role, You Will Need:
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Must have CNC Machinist experience
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to read and write to comply with written instructions and complete departmental paperwork
  • Familiarity with MS Office
  • Authorized to work in the United States
  • Must be able to understand complex CNC machines including vertical and horizontal milling, lathe/mill combination machines, and engine lathes operations.
  • Must understand customer’s detailed drawings and notify engineers of capability issues.
Preferred Qualifications that Set You Apart:
  • Exhibit work ethic skills 
  • The ability to be able to work with a team
  • Excellent communication skills are ideal
  • Teamwork

Our Offer To You:

Our benefits package includes coverage of your health, wealth, and wellness for you and your eligible spouse/dependents. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. Our medical plans include a Health Savings Account (HSA) option to help you save for health care costs. Below is a list of benefits you will enjoy while working with our company.

  • Medical plans with HSA options
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Company paid Short-Term Disability
  • Company paid Long-Term Disability
  • Vacation, Employee Choice Days, 9 paid Holidays
  • Profit Share
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Teladoc
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Company paid prescription safety glasses 
  • Steel Toe Boot Reimbursement