Journeyman Manual Machinist


Located in Longview, WA

Salary: $25-$30/hr DOE

Express is on the hunt for a Manual Machinist who is looking for a long term opportunity with a well established company in Longview WA.  Hours are 6am- 2:30pm Monday thru Friday. Wage starts out at $25-30/hr DOE.


The qualified candidate will perform set-up and operation of various machine tools in order to accomplish production machinery functions. The desired candidate is able to work independently and as part of a team, who is hard working. This role will tend one or more machine tools, special purpose machines to create metal work to specifications on production basis.


Essential Functions:

Journeyman level skills using manual lathes and mills, engine lathe, boring mill, knee mills and reading blueprints.   Workload caters to pulp and paper mill equipment - 30% stainless steel and some aluminum.  Ability to do reverse engineering, Ability to lift, pull, bend push 50+lbs


Work Environment:

      • Exposure to moderate levels of noise, heat, & other factors from production areas

      • Lifting up to 50 pounds throughout the day.

      • Repetitive hand movement and standing, sitting, kneeling, bending, pushing/pulling



       • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.

       • Have 3+ years’ experience at journeyman level.

       • Ability to add, subtracts, multiply and divide in all units of measure


At Express, we will assess your skills, offer you interview and resume writing tips, and work with you to find a job that fits your needs and abilities. You will never pay a fee at Express and you will have the opportunity to earn benefits. We have filled more than 200 jobs this month and we want to talk to you! To find our more, contact us today!



  1. We take walk in interviews Mon.-Fri from 9am-3pm at 1208 Washington Way in Longview OR 9am-2pm, Tues, Wed. or Fri. in Woodland at 115 Davidson Ave.
  2. Complete the application on our website
  3. Submit your resume via email to
  4. Call Express Employment Professionals at 360-414-1200 to speak with a hiring manager (Mon-Fri, 8am to 5:00pm).


"All employment offers are contingent on the successful completion of a pre-employment drug screening in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws."

Express Office: Longview
1208 Washington Way
Suite 130
Longview, WA 98632
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