VETERANS: Machinist I

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Syracuse, New York

Last Day to Apply: March 24, 2023

Machinist I

Cryomech, international leader in cryorefrigeration, has been a Syracuse-based high-tech manufacturer since 1963. Learn more about our exciting projects at

As we settle into our brand-new building, we are growing our team to add capacity and meet the increased volume of customer orders.

Position Summary

Listed work hours 3:30pm - Midnight (2nd shift)

Training for 2nd shift occurs during 1st shift (7:00am - 3:30pm)

This position is responsible for the manufacture of parts of low production runs using manual machine tools. This is a trainee position; anyone in this position is being trained including apprentices.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Sets up and operates manual machines to complete work orders
    • Ensures precision is maintained in all machining tasks
    • Inspects parts according to policies and procedures
    • Makes and/or modifies tooling if necessary
    • Monitors and records inventory used (tooling, supplies and raw materials) and notifies appropriate personnel
    • Qualifies measuring tools on a daily basis and as needed during the shift
  • Cleans machine, tooling, and parts and performs machine maintenance as required
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED with 1+ years of proven machining experience; or one-year certificate with six months of machining experience; or equivalent combination of education and training
  • Ability to set and use measuring tools.
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints (GD&T a plus)

Employee Benefits

  • Cryomech offers a generous benefits package including health, dental, vision, 401K, long and short-term disability, life, employee stock ownership plan (ESOP), training, tuition reimbursement, and Paid Time Off (PTO).

This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization.

Cryomech is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of disability status, veteran status, or any other New York State or federally protected characteristic

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