Machine Operator

Our company is currently experiencing rapid growth and we are seeking an entry level Machine Operator to join our Machine Shop in Angleton, Texas. The Machine Operator will be responsible for preparing raw materials according to Machine Shop needs as well as operating the manual lathes and CNC machines, and machine maintenance regarding all manufacturing of products. At SYNEO, our objective is to develop excellence in automation, machine design, material handling, and custom tooling. Each position contributes to the success of the company through accountability, responsiveness, and a solutions-oriented mindset.


  • Set-up, edit programming and operate lathes, mills, manual and CNC machine(s), prioritizing and coordinating machine shop assignments
  • Manufacture product based on knowledge of products and current specifications
  • Follow through with all assignments, communicating effectively throughout process
  • Maintain CNC machines on a daily basis
  • Assist in the manufacturing of machine parts, as needed
  • Review and maintain stock levels of all required tooling (drills, inserts, etc.)
  • Maintain all documentation, and follow procedures and specifications
  • Assist in testing new products and procedures
  • Participate in R&D and product design projects, as needed
  • Display a willingness to lead and participate in all Punch and Machine Shop activities
  • Train co-workers in job functions, as necessary
  • Adhere to shop and safety procedures
  • All other duties as needed


This position consists of approximately 80% standing, 10% walking, and 10% sitting in the course of operating machines in the Machine Shop.


  • Ability to Read, Interpret, and Comply with all safety policies, practices and procedures.
  • Ability to calculate dimensions and tolerances utilizing micrometers & calipers
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess a strong working knowledge with Microsoft Office
  • Able to function in a dynamic, fast paced, environment


We are seeking a professional who delivers effective results, meets deadlines, and completes projects which align with company objectives. The successful candidate would possess the following qualifications:


Completion of sixty (60) hour CNC Programming Course, AA degree or AA equivalent *Candidates will required to show proof of educational requirements as a condition of employment


1 Year of Machine and/or Tooling Experience *Candidates will required to show proof of most recent pay as a condition of employment

Experience and Education can be an equivalent combination of pref’d qualifications


This position will work in a Machine Shop within a Manufacturing environment, and as such, will encounter some dust/dirt, and noise/vibration.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.