• 23201 NE 10th Ave, Ridgefield, Wa 98642, USA

We are a company that cares about its employees.

As an industry leader in providing heavy industrial machining solutions, Schurman Machine knows what it takes to attract and retain good employees. We know that happy and healthy people make great employees. Schurman Machine offers a variety of benefits to ensure our employees are well take care of. We are continuously recruiting manufacturing professionals who are interested in becoming a part of our amazing team, so please take a moment to apply.

Open Positions

  • Manual Machinist
  • CNC Machinist
  • Welder/Fabricator
  • Truck Driver
  • Machine Shop Laborer

How to Apply

  • Use our Contact Form on our website
  • If you prefer, you can drop off your application/resume in our office
  • It is our hiring/interview policy that we contact you if we would like for you to come in for an interview

Thank you for your interest in our company, and continue to check our site for new and updated listings.

Requirements For All Positions

  • Hours: 7:30AM to 4:00PM, Monday thru Friday
  • Must Pass Drug Test Prior to Hire
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs on a routine basis
  • Physically Able to Maneuver up/down ladders & in/around large parts on machines

Health Care

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance

Other Benefits

  • 401k Plan w/ Company Match
  • Optional Short Term and Long Term Disability benefits

Work/Life Balance

  • Employee Wellness Program

Training/Schooling

  • Full Tuition Reimbursement, for approved work related courses
  • Career Advancement Opportunities, including cross-training experience

Vacation Time

  • (1) week after a year of employment
  • (2) weeks after 2-years of employment
  • (3) weeks after 5-years of employment

Sick Time

  • Time is accrued at a rate of (1) hour per 40 hours worked

Paid Holidays

  • New Year’s Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Day After Thanksgiving
  • Christmas Day

Pay

  • $25.00+/hr (depending on experience)

Job Summary

Manufacture a variety of parts, sub-assemblies or tools by utilizing all shop machinery available per the outlined instructions, prints, or quality information within the allocated time.

Essential Functions

  • Sets up machines proficiently for each job
  • Works from prints or drawings to produce a variety of items
  • Produces precision parts within the allocated time listed on job traveler
  • Inspects machining operations and finished products against specified tolerances, using precision measuring tools
  • Keeps quality records for each job
  • Keeps machinery and tooling in good working order, according to daily, weekly, & monthly maintenance schedule
  • Maintains personal quality tooling required to do the job per Schurman Machine tooling outline
  • Presentable appearance and maintains personal tooling in a way that is clean and organized
  • Calculates feeds & speeds on machinery for jobs

Qualifications

  • Graduate of a technical school, a full apprenticeship program, or a completion of in-company four-year training program to satisfaction of training committee
  • Five to seven years of on the job experience operating large horizontal & vertical boring mills
  • 10′ or larger VTL’s
  • Horizontal boring mills – 6′ to 8′ work envelopes
  • Able to setup one-off parts efficiently & without supervision
  • Able to work independently, responsible, & reliable
  • Proficient blueprint reading skills & trigonometry
  • Proficient with quality tools required to do the job
  • Must have your own Machinist Tools & basic inspection tools (calipers, micrometer, edge finder, dial indicator)

Pay

  • $22.00+/hr (depending on experience)

Job Summary

Manufacture a variety of parts, sub-assemblies or machinery, utilizing horizontal & vertical CNC’s, per the outlined instructions, prints, or quality information within the allocated time.

Essential Functions

  • Sets up machines proficiently for each job
  • Works from prints or drawings to produce a variety of items
  • Produces precision parts within the allocated time listed on job traveler
  • Inspects machining operations and finished products against specified tolerances, using precision measuring tools
  • Keeps quality records for each job
  • Keeps machinery and tooling in good working order, according to daily, weekly, & monthly maintenance schedule
  • Maintains personal quality tooling required to do the job per Schurman Machine tooling outline
  • Presentable appearance and maintains personal tooling in a way that is clean and organized
  • Calculates feeds & speeds on machinery for jobs

Qualifications

  • Graduate of a technical school, a full apprenticeship program, or a completion of in-company four-year training program to satisfaction of training committee
  • Five to seven years of on the job experience operating large horizontal & vertical CNC mills
  • Able to setup one-off parts efficiently & without supervision
  • Able to work independently, responsible, & reliable
  • Proficient blueprint reading skills & trigonometry
  • Proficient with quality tools required to do the job
  • Proficient in G-Code
  • Must have your own Machinist Tools & basic inspection tools (calipers, micrometer, edge finder, dial indicator)

Pay

  • $20.00+/hr (depending on experience)

Job Summary

Fit and weld components by prescribed methods required or as called out on customer’s blueprints and specifications. Meeting quality requirements set forth by AWS D1.1 or greater.

Major Duties

  • Review blue prints and job specifications with supervisor. Set up welder current, amperage, and gas flows to the prescribed settings for material being welded.
  • Interpret blueprints to understand welding requirements. Set up tacked or fixture parts for welding.
  • Weld components together meeting AWS D1.1 standards or greater.
  • Check dimensions and tolerances after welding and cooling. Use industries standard methods to straighten, ream, and deburr as required.
  • Understand GD&T
  • Provide technical direction and support to welder trainees.
  • Support / Back-up fabrication foreman when required.
  • Participate in insuring a safe work environment through best practice including promoting of all company safety policies, OSHA guidelines, maintenance of a 5S work station.

Qualifications

  • Must have 5-7 yrs experience in welding.
  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must be able to interpret blue prints and welding, engineering and material specifications.
  • Must be AWS certified in MIG, TIG, FCAW and tack welding on both mild & stainless steel.
  • Comfortable using standard metal working tools.
  • Ability to retain work instructions and common shop practices.
  • Must have solid math, dimensional and reading skills.
  • Must be proficient on saw & drill press.

Pay

  • $16.00+/hr (depending on experience)

Job Summary

To perform deliveries to local customers/vendors in the Vancouver/Portland area. Also perform routine maintenance duties including cleaning of company vehicles. To perform unskilled maintenance work on machines under supervision of qualified personnel.

Essential Functions

  • Drive large flat-bed truck, strapping down large equipment/material
  • Drive forklift for loading/unloading trucks
  • Performs daily truck inspections, completing inspection reports, and notifying personnel if maintenance is required on vehicles
  • Comfortable lifting(forklift/crane)/hauling/strapping very large parts (5,000+ lbs)
  • Comfortable using cranes & lifting equipment
  • Performs assigned laboring jobs, such as plant sweeping duties, product repair and salvage reclaim (hand work only), pallet repair, and scrap bundling or stocking of pallets
  • Assists with loading and unloading of trucks

Additional Responsibilities

  • May be assigned to some unskilled jobs at the mill, drill press and band saw.
  • Under direction of tradesperson, may cut, grind and file parts of metal stock.

Qualifications

  • Must have a valid driver’s license with an excellent driving record.
  • Must provide current driving record from the state DOL, as proof of record.
  • Must already have current Medical Examiner’s Certificate, if not, be able to pass a USDOT Physical.
  • Have strong communication skills.
  • Preferably have experience in a warehouse/delivery environment.
  • Have basic math skills.
  • Have a sense of urgency when needed and have a great deal of common sense.
  • Be able to pass a background check and a drug screen.
  • Must be a steady, reliable worker.
  • Must be able to read simple instructions and follow simple diagrams.
  • Must be able to perform simple tasks independently after being given specific instructions.
  • Must have general knowledge of simple measuring equipment.

Pay

  • $12.00+/hr (depending on experience)

Job Summary

To perform routine maintenance duties including cleaning of shop, offices and bathrooms, wipe down machines, forklifts and company vehicles. To perform unskilled maintenance work of machines under supervision of qualified personnel.

Essential Functions

  • Performs assigned laboring jobs, such as plant sweeping duties, repair and salvage reclaim (hand work only), and scrap bundling or stocking on pallets
  • Cleans floor areas around equipment of metal chips
  • Performs grinding, filing, & de-burring of shop parts with hand grinders
  • Performs routine oiling, greasing, and cleaning shop machines
  • Assists with loading and unloading of trucks
  • Maintains adequate stock of cleaning supplies

Additional Responsibilities

  • May be assigned to some unskilled jobs at the mill, drill press, band saw, or CNC machines.
  • May act as forklift operator as long as employee has valid driver’s license.
  • Will be used as a back-up driver in the situation where our current driver is unavailable.
  • Under direction of tradesperson, may cut, grind and file parts of metal stock.
  • Use 6” & 9” hand grinders for grinding metal parts.
  • Ability to paint parts with air sprayer.
  • Straightening metal parts & raw material experience a plus.

Qualifications

  • Must be a steady, reliable worker.
  • Must be able to read simple instructions and follow simple diagrams.
  • Must be able to perform simple tasks independently after being given specific instructions.
  • Must have general knowledge of simple measuring equipment.
  • Driver’s license needed to be able to drive.
  • Must be able to pass mandatory pre-employment Drug Screening.