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Intern- Machinist

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Vigor Industrial LLC Clackamas , OR 97015

Posted 6 months ago

Vigor Works

Job Description

Vigor Values

Intern Machinist

Vigor expects all employees to enhance the atmosphere in which they work by living the Vigor Values every day.

Truth: We seek the truth, and we speak the truth

Responsibility: We act on what we know is right

Evolution: We seek mastery, and adapt to a changing world

Love: We care about the people we work with, and the world we live in

POSITION SUMMARY: This is an entry level position where previous machine experience is not a requirement.

This position is part time and limited duration of approximately two to three months. Rate of pay is based on skill, ability and experience $14.25-$20.21.


  • Cleans, lubricates, and maintains machines, tools, and equipment to remove grease, rust, stains, and foreign matter; observes and listens to operating machines or equipment to diagnose machine malfunction and determine need for adjustment or repair.

  • Working in a team environment, operates machines and machining centers to fabricate metallic and nonmetallic parts; fits and assembles machined parts into complete units.

  • Studies blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals and specifications to determine dimensions and tolerances of finished work pieces, sequence of operations and set up requirements.

  • Fits and assembles parts into complete assembly, using jigs, fixtures, surface plate, surface table, hand tools, and power tools.

  • Lays out and verifies dimensions of parts.

  • Confers with other machinists to resolve machining problems and challenges to meeting production goals.

  • Performs other tasks related to the work and as assigned by the Machinist Supervisor.


Knowledge of: machine shop theory and procedures; tools and equipment used in the course of the work; numbers, and basic math skills.


Current enrolled or recently completed a program in machining. High School Diploma/GED with demonstrated proficiency in Reading, Writing and Math.


The physical demands for this position require continual standing, walking and using fine motor skills for the operation of tools and machinery. May require some lifting or assistance with heavy equipment.

Occasionally requires twisting, turning, bending, climbing, and walking over uneven surfaces. The work is performed inside a shop in which machines are continually running generating varying degrees of noise; the facility may be subject to varying temperatures. Work involves use of chemicals, acids, greases, solvents, petroleum and vapors and fumes.


1.Works indoors: Frequently- Works indoors disassembling and reassembling the machinery.
2.Works outdoors: Frequently- Exposed to outdoor weather when moving between shipyard and on-board work site.
3.Safety equipment required: Follow PPE requirements.
4.Other Exposures: Exposed to smoke, acids, degreasing cleaners, fumes, free silica, dust, paints, solvents, oils, grease, epoxy.
5.Operation of equipment, tools, and/or vehicles: Uses hand and power tools, wrenches, comealong, sledge, portapower air tools, dial indicators and other measuring instruments, 1 ton to 6 ton capacity com-a-longs, slugging wrenches, mauls, hydraulic port-a-powers, forklifts, high lifts, inch to 2 inch shackles and wire rope.

Vigor and its wholly owned subsidiaries provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Vigor complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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Intern- Machinist

Expired Job

Vigor Industrial LLC