Machine Operator


Full time opportunity with a global manufacturing client in East Houston who has an immediate opening on their 2nd shift for a Press Machine Operator. This position works with incoming raw materials, loads and operates a production line, as well as unloading the line with an overhead crane. This position works throughout the facility and at times is outside exposed to the weather elements. 

Pay: $15/hr. plus plenty of overtime

Location: Channelview, TX

Shift: 3:00pm-11:30pm (plus OT)

This position will work within a metal fabrication environment around large equipment and machinery operating the press with little supervision. You will be responsible for the full set up, adjustment, and operation of the punch press machine.

The job responsibilities listed above are not all inclusive.

Job Requirements

  • At least 1 year of recent industrial machine operation dealing with plate or coiled steel(press, slitter, plasma cutter, etc.)
  • Overhead Crane experience
  • MUST be able to work 2nd or 3rd shift
  • Willingness to be trained on new machinery to build knowledge in an area with excellent growth potential.
  • Motivated and eager to learn all details within this specialized steel fabrication.
  • Physically able to perform the mechanical duties required which includes lifting as much as forty-five to fifty pounds.


Temporary to Hire – during this period, Snelling offers medical, dental, vision insurance, short term insurance, weekly pay, life insurance, and holiday pay (holiday pay after eligibility requirement met).



About Snelling:
Founded in 1951 by Lou and Gwen Snelling, Snelling is a staffing and recruiting pioneer, bringing innovative solutions to the industry. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, the award-winning Snelling network is comprised of more than 80 locations across the United States. Leveraging more than 65 years of proven performance, the experts at Snelling have what it takes to solve your complex staffing challenges or find the job opportunity you seek quickly and efficiently.

Our job is to match exceptional people with exceptional opportunities. Whether you're searching for your next opportunity or looking for qualified talent, trust the staffing and recruiting experts at Snelling to help you achieve more.

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Best of Staffing® Client Satisfaction Diamond Award (2013-2019)

2019 Best of Staffing® Client Satisfaction

Award 2017 Largest Staffing Firms in the United States – Staffing Industry Analysts 2017 Largest North Texas

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Best of Staffing® Client Satisfaction Award 2016

Best of Staffing® Talent Satisfaction Award 2016 Best of Staffing®


Houston, Texas 77015




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