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Machine Specialist

Department: Machine Shop
Location: Clackamas, OR



Vigor Works, previously Oregon Iron Works, is a leader in heavy, high complexity fabrication, machining and systems integration. Investments in state-of-the-art technology have led to one of the largest and most sophisticated CNC machining operations on the West Coast. Our fabrication teams have built over 300 sophisticated high performance marine vessels, including workboats, combatant crafts, and unmanned surface vessels. For more than two decades, we have been the primary integrated fabrication supplier for the Ground Based Missile Defense program. In addition, we have supplied new equipment for the historic Bonneville Dam and critical components to support the resurgence of the nuclear industry.  

As a machinist specialist, you would be responsible for machining parts using company machines and equipment. Machine to company specifications and tolerances with speed and accuracy.


Self-Starter with a strong mechanical aptitude. Experience in the setup and operation of 3, 4 and 5 axis CNC machines and some manual equipment. Able to follow written instruction and make simple setups. Read and interpret drawings and sketches showing simple structures, assemblies, and jig work with instructions from supervisor.

Able to edit programs a plus.


Vigor and its wholly owned subsidiaries provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Vigor complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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