Manual Lathe Machine Operator, National Oilwell Varco (NOV) UAE

National Oilwell Varco (NOV)

National Oilwell Varco (NOV) presently has a job opening for eligible candidate for position of a Manual Lathe Machine Operator (Lathe and Milling) in Abu Dhabi, UAE. This job has recently been posted by NOV and is now open for all desirous applicants. 

Job Purpose of A Manual Lathe Machine Operator

Controls machine time and materials & performs turning work on BHA component and accessories such as (Subs, Lift sub, & Pup joint), milling work on Subs OD and operate machine as per work instruction and drawings.

Job Duties of A Manual Lathe Machine Operator

  • Operating, monitoring & setting up Manual Lathe Machine for turning, boring & facing.
  • Working in the Manual Milling machines in accordance to given trainings & standards.
  • Carry out inspection and verify that each thread and part are generated as per the provide specification.
  • To ensure that regular and preventive maintenance procedure is carried out each shift.
  • Record all dimensional parameters in the process sheet.
  • Create and maintain daily activity logs.
  • Identify and report drawing errors and suggest for improvements.
  • Make a positive contribution to maintaining a workplace that is healthy, safe, neat and tidy.
  • To follow all safety rules, policies provided by NOV.
  • To know company safety & environmental rules and regulations.
  • To attend all the HSEMS and QMS trainings planned by QA, Safety and HR.
  • Know and understand the safe working procedures for their work.
  • Recognize environmental, health and safety hazards.
  • Authorized to report any act /incident related to misbehavior at workplace.
  • Accountable for complying with company safety and environmental rules and regulations.
  • Accountable for daily production target.
  • Accountable for reporting quality risks and and stop the production if required.
  • Accountable for maintaining the company property.

Who Can Apply?


  • Higher Secondary School Certificate /Technical certification.


  • Minimum 1-2 year of experience in operating a Manual Lathe Machine.
  • Experience in Manual Milling Machine.

Skills & Knowledge Desired

  • Able to interpret engineering drawings & specifications.
  • Able to use a wide variety of measuring equipment.
  • Minimum knowledge of English (Verbal & written).

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