CNC Machinist

National Oilwell Varco

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Oklahoma City, OK

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

  • Under the direction of shop foreman, or supervisor, operate CNC lathes in a timely, safe, and efficient manner.
  • Use program information to determine the correct set-up, edit programs, make offsets, ensure part program matches print to produce the correct part.
  • Utilizing semi-automatic equipment or crane, load and correctly orientate part, operate control in machining, deburring and inspection of parts, ensure first articles are performed.
  • Identify problems before production runs, then start and observe machine operation to detect situations causing out-of-tolerance conditions, make necessary correction.
  • Read work order, travelers, and precision measuring instruments to determine dimensions, and tolerances are within specifications.
  • Keep equipment and work area clean and orderly and perform basic preventative maintenance functions on equipment.
  • Comply with all NOV company, and HSE, HR QTS policies, and procedures
  • Perform other work-related tasks as assigned.

Facility Specific Responsibilities:

  • Under general supervision of shop foreman or supervisor operate CNC lathe to repair or manufacture drill string component. Measure and document dimensional data.
  • Ensure Work Order, part print, and program are correct before starting the job.
  • Maintain production output while observing HSE safety requirements.
  • Code 70 certification.
  • Maintain a clean, organized, and safe work area. Preform and document daily maintenance


  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience with CNC Machining 
  • Physically able to stand, reach, and rotate for 8-10 hours per day
  • Good Visual Acuity and Color Perception.

For more than 80 years, Tuboscope has provided the industry with oilfield tubular expertise and an integrated suite of value-added solutions. We maximize the lifecycle of assets, help make drilling safer and more efficient, increase production and decrease downtime.  Our product lines include inspection services, mill inspection systems, corrosion control, machining services, hardbanding, artificial lift technologies, line pipe connection systems, MSI pipe protection technologies, asset & inventory management, rig inspection and rope access.