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Location: La Porte, TX, United States
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Who We Are:  
Integrated Power Services (IPS) is the leading North American solution provider for power management, electro-mechanical and rotating assets. Serving customers across a wide range of industries, including power generation, utilities, water and wastewater, petrochemicals, air separation, oil & gas, metals, mining, paper, aggregates, and cement. 
IPS defines world-class electric motor and generator repair, and Power Management every day. When you work for IPS, you can learn from industry experts and discover your potential while being part of a winning team committed to upholding our core values: Safety, Integrity, Teamwork, Accountability, Customer Focus, Entrepreneurial Spirit. 
Responsibilities and Expectations: 
We are looking for a skilled Manual Machinist to join our team.  As a Manual Machinist for IPS, you will identify problems and make necessary adjustments as they relate to industrial AC/DC electric motors and generators. You will use a variety of manual machine tools and balancing equipment for rotating machinery, while following service center safety procedures. You will need to have excellent attention to detail and an ability to work from drawings, sketches and blueprints.  Please view the following day-to-day responsibilities:
  • Operate conventional manual machining tools to include engine lathes, horizontal lathes, milling machines, grinders, drilling machines, and related equipment
  • Safely use overhead, gantry cranes, and lift trucks, and associated lift rigging
  • Perform mechanical measurements using portable mechanical instruments such as dial indicators, micrometers, and portable vibration measurement equipment
  • Machine and fabricate parts using engine lathes, grinders and drill presses
  • Draw accurate prints for parts needing to be fabricated 
Qualifications and Competencies: 
  • At least 2 years related experience, 6 preferred using manual machining equipment, or equivalent education and experience preferred
  • Ability to read micrometer measuring equipment
  • Motor shop, machine shop, tool & die stamping, or oil field experience preferred 
  • Ability to operate manual lathes of various size and dimensions
  • Ability to operate electro-plating equipment
  • Ability to work with tolerances of +/- .001
  • Ability to perform basic math functions
  • Ability to understand, perform and retain various job related training, operational, and safety procedures
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends as required
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401k Employer Match
  • On-the-job training
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program 
  • Medical, Dental and Vision plans
  • Safety shoe & glasses reimbursement
  • And more!
IPS is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or veteran status.
Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background investigation. As a federal contractor, our company is committed to maintaining a safe and drug-free workplace. Candidates for this position are required to complete a pre-employment drug screen successfully. The drug screening process will include testing for substances that may impair one's ability to perform the job safely and effectively.

Special Accommodations: If you require assistance or accommodation while seeking employment with IPS, please contact us at [email protected]. Please note that this email is to be used for accommodation requests, not general employment inquiries.