DXP Enterprises, Inc. Manual Machinist in Omaha, Nebraska

Do you want to grow with us? At DXP we are passionate about what we do and driven to be the best solution for our industrial customers. Since 1908 DXP has been dedicated to the highest quality of customer service through our expertise of the products we distribute and the technical services we perform with a sense of individual pride and company spirit. Throughout your career with DXP, we will encourage and empower you to take an active role in identifying and driving your development, so you feel total confidence in your ability to achieve ongoing success. We aspire to be the best solution for the Industrial customers' needs for MROP products and services through our Innovative Pumping Solutions, Supply Chain Services and Service Centers.

Responsibilities of the Manual Machinist include, but are not limited to:

  • Reads and interprets blueprints
  • Perform all tasks in a safe and responsible manner
  • Uses gages and measuring instruments to meet tolerance requirements
  • Uses precision tools, machinery and equipment such as lathe, vertical milling machine, drill press, hydraulic press, chop saw, band saw, push and pull broaches and a variety of cutting tools and equipment
  • Fabricates and shapes parts such as tools and machine parts out of metal, plastics and composites
  • Properly and safely selects, aligns, secures and removes holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories and materials onto machines
  • Performs daily and regular cleaning and light maintenance tasks on machinery and equipment
  • Complies with all quality policies, specifications, regulations and instructions
  • Precision machining of parts including, couplings, bushings, sleeves, cylinder tubes and cylinder shafts
  • Plan the sequence of necessary actions for the completion of a job
  • Monitor machine while working to adjust the feed, maintain temperature and identify issues
  • Check output to ensure consistency with specifications and discard defects
  • Assist with the fabrication and assembly of hydraulic power units
  • Assist with the disassembly and re-assembly of hydraulic components


Qualifications of the Manual Machinist include, but are not limited to:

  • Proven experience as a machinist
  • High level of mechanical aptitude
  • Experience in using and/or programming manual, semi-automated tools and machines (lathes, grinders etc.)
  • Ability to use precision tools to take accurate measurements
  • Knowledge of the properties of metal and other material
  • Ability to read blueprints, schematics and manuals
  • Good at math with analytical abilities
  • Physical stamina and strength to lift heavy items

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