cnc machinist

Western Machine Works is a Portland-based company specializing in the repair and manufacture of equipment for the Pulp & Paper, Wind Power, Hydro-electric, Shipyard and other heavy industries.  WMW has been in business for over 30 years and maintains a strong and stable customer base. We have experienced no personnel layoffs in over 20 years.

We are excited to announce an opening for a CNC Machinist. This will be a full time position. 

Benefits Include:

  • Wage $20 to $28 hour depending on experience.
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance.
  • Life, Long Term, and Short Term Disability Insurance.
  • Education Reimbursement.
  • 401K Retirement Plan.
  • Yearly Bonus Plan.
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation.


  • 3+ years experience programing and running CNC lathes.
  • Experience with Siemens Shop turn controls preferred but not required.
  • Job will entail approximately 75% CNC work and 25% manual machine work.
  • Knowledge of machining procedures for mild steel, alloy steel, stainless steel, cast iron and bronze.
  • Tools appropriate for metal working trade required.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to work off of prints and/or written / verbal instructions.

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Western Machine Works

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Western Machine Works
12005 N. Burgard Rd., Portland, OR 97203

If you have questions about any of our job openings don’t hesitate to reach out to us via our contact page.

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