Conventional/Manual Machinist – Watervliet, NY

Watervliet, NY 12189
Posted 2 months ago


Job description

Troy Industrial Solutions is the leading provider of industrial electro-mechanical and fabrication support services in the Northeast with locations in New York, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Maine. Troy Industrial Solutions’ history began in 1862 as a producer of leather belting products and provider of industrial supplies for the mills, mines, and factories along the banks of the Hudson and Mohawk rivers in upstate New York. As a broad range of new industrial technologies developed Troy evolved and expanded along with them. 159 years later Troy is the leading provider of industrial electro-mechanical and fabrication support services in the Northeast.

“For a company to last over 150 years is truly amazing when you think of how it requires adapting to all the changes that have taken place in their markets” – Tom Wujec, CEO Flexco Manufacturing

Troy offers competitive pay and an industry leading benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance through Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Employer provided life insurance
  • Employer provided short-term disability
  • Voluntary life and disability benefits
  • Fidelity 401k plan with generous employer match
  • A professional culture with a family atmosphere

If you are interested in a career with a great employer, then we welcome you to apply to the Troy Industrial Solutions family.

Troy Industrial Solutions is looking for a motivated, career minded individual with proven experience to fill a Conventional / Manual Machinist position. The individual in this position is responsible for fabricating and/or repairing large and small components as needed by our electro-mechanical repair shop. This is a job-shop environment with a fluid schedule. We do provide some short run / small batch parts production for a few customers but most of our work is one-off parts for customer jobs.

In this role you will be responsible for the following:

  • Operate manual mills, lathes, VTL, Bridgeport and more.
  • Proficiency in the use of manual equipment, reading micrometers and utilizing digital readouts is a must.
  • Reverse engineer old or obsolete parts and recreate to proper specifications and materials.
  • Interpreting engineering drawings, diagrams, and the occasional back of a napkin
  • Basic equipment maintenance and work area cleanliness
  • Review job orders that require machine work and provide estimate on time required for repair or fabrication
  • Work alongside/support CNC machining with the opportunity to learn CNC if desired.


To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:

  • Knowledge of standard machine shop equipment including lathes, milling machines, grinders, and more
  • Ability to produce features on parts to tolerances of +- 0.001”
  • Requires a demonstrated commitment to quality and customer service
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team


  • Demonstrated proficiency in the operation of manual machining equipment required
  • Two-year degree from a technical school or certificate from an industrial program preferred.

Please see Job Description for a complete list of duties, responsibilities, and qualifications.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $28.00 per hour

Created: August 23, 2021
Views: 116
Candidates: 10 total
Job budget: $15.00 daily
Cost: $34.11

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Job CategoryNew York

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