Machinist II

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Date: Nov 18, 2023

Location: Pearland, TX, US, 77047

Company: Dover Corporation

Dover Precision Components delivers performance-critical solutions for rotating and reciprocating machinery across the oil & gas, power generation, marine, industrial, chemical and general processing markets. Comprising the Waukesha Bearings, Bearings Plus, Inpro/Seal and Cook Compression brands, our portfolio includes hydrodynamic bearings, active magnetic bearings, system and bearing protection, and reciprocating compressor valves, sealing technologies, pistons, rods and more. Each solution is custom-engineered to provide optimum efficiency, reliability and productivity, and backed by comprehensive aftermarket services. Dover Precision Components serves its global customer base through facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, as well as technical sales representatives around the world. Dover Precision Components is part of Dover Corporation’s Fluids segment.





Sets up and operates manual machines, including but not limited to mills and lathes, to perform machining operations by performing the following duties.




  • Read, process sheets, blueprints, and sketches of part to determine machining to be done, dimensional specifications, set up, and operating requirements.
  • Interpret work instructions.
  • Identify, select and install proper tooling for operations being performed.
  • Calculate proper feeds and speeds for a variety of steel grades, copper, brass, aluminum and bronze
  • Intuitively understand capabilities of tooling and machinery.
  • Understand applicable quality systems and perform necessary quality inspections.
  • Adhere to all Waukesha Bearings policies and procedures.
  • Apply principles of Lean Manufacturing to reduced setup times and improve productivity.
  • Seek out and identify Continuous Improvement opportunities.
  • Actively participate in daily Continuous Improvement activities
  • Employee must be able to set up all necessary measuring equipment and routinely check the calibration of the equipment while measuring.
  • Create and maintain a team focused work environment




  • Must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily
  • Prior experience with precision inspection equipment including, but not limited to, micrometers, calipers, height gauges, bore gauges,

Education and Experience:


  • One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Prior experience with precision inspection equipment including, but not limited to, micrometers, calipers, height gauges, bore gauges
  • Proven ability to hold tight machining tolerances of less than .001”


Mental/Visual/Physical Effort:


  • The employee is regularly required to stand and talk or hear
  • occasionally required to walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and taste or smell
  • must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Material Hazards:


  • Regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts
  • Occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and vibration
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.


*Note: This Job Description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by the Supervisor. All requirements are subject to change and updates.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Machinist, Inspector, Industrial, Quality, Manufacturing

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