Machinist Level 2


Located in Buffalo, NY

Salary: $17.00 - $20.00/hr

Express Employment Professionals is looking for a Level 2 machinist for a Metal Fabrication company in the Cheektowaga, NY area!!! 


Monday - Friday

Pay rate: Based on Experience


Job Summary: 

 Set up and operate a variety of equipment to machine metallic parts/products according to specifications and tooling instructions. Performs a variety of operations in the machine shop such as operating metal fabricating/finishing equipment to cut, bend, form and/ or finish metal parts by determining machine adjustments and material requirements.


Essential Duties and Requirements:

  • Set up and operate machines, such as engine and turret lathes, cutters, shears, NC Mill Machines, grinders, presses, drills, and auxiliary machines to produce parts to specifications
  • read job folders or blueprints to determine product specifications, material needed, and tooling instruments
  • Position, adjust, and secure stock material or work pieces against stops, or arbors, or in chucks, fixtures, or automatic feeding mechanisms, manually or using supports
  • Maintains accurate count of parts; attaches labels or tags to processed material identifying customer, part number, and quantity using shop order information
  • Performs all job functions to meet acceptable quality and performance standards

Non-Essential Duties:

  • Communicate with co-workers and supervisor to receive instructions and coordinate activities
  • Accurately complete daily labor cards and submit at conclusion of shift
  • Observe machine operation to detect work piece defects of machine malfunctions, adjusting machines as necessary
  • Record job activities, including counts, utilizing labor reporting systems
  • Follow all safety procedures and wear safety equipment required
  • May need to drive a forklift to transport material for storage or delivery to other departments
  • Perform minor machine maintenance, such as oiling or cleaning machines, dies, or work pieces


  • Knowledge of machines and tools including drilling and tapping, their designs, uses, repair and maintenance
  • Knowledge of raw materials including cast iron, stainless steel, aluminum, and roll steel, as well as production processes, quality control, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution 
  • Able to position and manipulate parts with hands demonstrating manual dextarity
  • Ability to us edge finders, protractors and calipers
  • Ability to convert decimals to fractions
  • Able to read and understand blueprints

 Interested and qualified applicants please submit resume to or call to set up an interview at 716-833-3348.


Express Employment Professionals

3140 Sheridan Drive

Amherst, NY 14226


Express Office: Buffalo
3140 Sheridan Drive
Suite 2
Amherst, NY 14226
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