Job Description


Posted: Tuesday, 6/11/2024
Westmoreland Mechanical Testing & Research, recognized as a world leader in materials testing for the Aerospace, Automotive, Nuclear and Medical industries. The materials we test are commonly used in commercial aircrafts, national defense applications, rockets, and many more everyday items. Westmoreland Mechanical Testing & Research, Inc. has a global reputation for high volume and quick turn-around testing. Our commitment to our customers is strongly supported by our dedicated staff. Our highly qualified team is made up of professionals who have the knowledge and experience to get the job done right.

Westmoreland Mechanical Testing & Research is looking to fill our Machinist role. Experienced and entry level machine operators are welcome to apply. In this position you will produce test specimens that correlate with customer specifications and blueprints. You will operate machinery such as saws, manual mills, and CNC mills and lathes. This is a great opportunity for motivated individuals who want a chance to work in a fast-paced environment and learn some new skills, all within the Latrobe/Youngstown area. Are you looking to start a new career?

Training is provided!

Benefits Offered:

  • 401(k) with a company match
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Life Insurance and AD&D

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • View drawings and blueprints to understand what dimensions the materials need to be cut/shaped into
  • Think creatively to determine the most effective and efficient way to cut the material into the desired shape and size
  • Select the proper materials and tools to get the job done, such as calipers, drills and mills
  • Set up and program the cutting machines to make the part, using CAD and CNC software
  • Inspect finished product to ensure accuracy
  • Performs other duties and tasks as assigned

Qualifications and Skills:

  • US Citizenship required
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Mechanically inclined individuals preferred
  • CNC operation/programming experience preferred
  • Auto CAD experience preferred
  • Experience working with and understanding blueprints preferred
  • Fundamental understanding of M and G codes
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong time management skills
  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs in a physical environment
  • Ability to stand, sit, or move around for prolonged periods of time

Westmoreland Mechanical Testing & Research, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to recruit, hire, train, and promote in all job categories without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or other status protected by applicable law.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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