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Shop Technician in Houston, TX at TMD Staffing

Date Posted: 12/27/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are NOT just looking for a Shop Tech, we are looking for a team-mate, a problem solver, a do-it-yourselfer, someone who is persistent, passionate, and gets the job done. A Machine Whisperer

This position offers you the opportunity to join a fast paced, growing, energetic company that is at the technical cutting edge of providing the world’s fresh water. You will primarily be involved in fabricating and assembling components for Electro-chemical Nano Diffusion (END®) desalination cells and systems. You will also be responsible for operating and maintaining various pieces of equipment ranging from basic machining tools to automated machines to laser tables.

The Responsibilities

  • Support Engineering Team and Research Team to fabricate R&D and production components
  • Operate and maintain, general shop equipment as well as CNC machinery
  • Fabricating components using in-house laser table
  • Building/assembling prototypes and commercial units
  • Maintain a proactive commitment to quality control by creating/following quality control measures for prototype and production run components
  • Assist with proactive inventory control by being aware of R&D and production goals
  • Stocking duties such as counting and categorizing parts
  • Maintain clean and organized work space
  • Other general duties assigned by management

Keys to Success

As a startup we have a very talented cross-functional team and we are required to wear many hats to complete projects successfully. A successful Shop Technician candidate must have an outstanding ability to work under pressure and shift priorities quickly. Additionally, he/she must be a team player, have an easygoing, fun-loving, and adaptable personality, and be competent, honest, and friendly.

Job Requirements

The Requirements

  • High School degree or equivalent is required
  • Graduation from a two-year technical trade program is preferred
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience working independently in a shop environment, operating and maintaining capital equipment and supplies is required
  • Ability to lift and move up to 50 pounds
  • Basic computer skills are required
  • Prior experience with materials or inventory management is preferred
  • Familiarity with a wide range of mechanical skills is preferred including machining, plumbing,electrical, carpentry, and welding
  • A proven track record of promoting safety
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, high volume workplace
  • Self-starter mentality, clear communicator, and the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • A natural problem solver

For immediate consideration, apply in person

TMD Staffing

8600 Jameel Road, Suite 160

Houston, TX  77040



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