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Purakal is Growing

Purakal is growing. Even in slower economic times, we are typically hiring. Our ongoing needs are for hard-working, committed employees with a dedication to showing up on time and ready to work. We are strict about the adherence to all safety regulations, and employees can expect random drug testing. In turn, we are proud to pay competitive wages and to foster an environment that appreciates and rewards talent. We are, of course, equal opportunity employers.

If this environment sounds like a good fit, we encourage you to apply for a career at Purakal. We are eager to find – and keep – talent.

Current Job Openings

Machine Shop Helper

Eugene

   |   $11.25-$13.00 DOE

012920201

Posted On: 1/29/2020     Closes On: 3/13/2020

Purakal Cylinders, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Machine Shop Helper.

DESCRIPTION

Purakal is a growing ISO 9001:2015 registered company specializing in custom hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders for our global customers. We build long-term business relationships through quality products, superior service, and the utilization of our Quality Management Systems.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Part time and full time opportunities exist.

Working hours are between 7:00 AM to 4:30 PM

JOB DESCRIPTION

The shop helper position plays an integral role in supporting the company's manufacturing environment.

Some of the duties assigned to the shop helper consist of:

o Assisting in general machine shop duties including but not limited to:

simple drilling, milling, and assembly tasks

o Lifting 50+ lbs.

o Maintaining a clean and organized work area

o Operating a forklift

o Cleaning machines and empty metal chip containers

o Additional janitorial work as directed for both shop and office

o Abiding by all company policies and exhibit good safety practices

o Using computer programs designed to support the functions of the

organization

Qualifications

• High School Diploma or equivalent or on track to receive one

• Good driving record

• Detail oriented

• Valid Oregon Driver’s License.

• Able to pass pre-employment drug and physical test and random drug

testing throughout employment.

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MANUAL MACHINIST

EUGENE, OR

   |   $18.00-$24.00/HR DOE

103120191

Posted On: 10/31/2019     Closes On: 2/28/2020

Purakal Cylinders, Inc. has an immediate opening for a Manual Machinist. 


Description:

Purakal is a growing ISO 9001:2015 registered company specializing in custom hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders for our global customers. We build long-term business relationships through quality products, superior service, and the utilization of our Quality Management Systems.


We are looking for highly motivated, team-oriented individuals. All applicants must possess strong communication skills as well as blueprint reading with an understanding of GD&T markup. 

The company provides a fast-paced, team environment that supports continuous improvement of individuals and the organization. Advancement and long-term career opportunities exist. 


This is a full-time position that offers a competitive wage and benefits. We are looking for a Manual Machinist that can operate manual lathes, mills, drills, grinders and other machine shop type equipment. You must be capable of working efficiently and effectively at any shift (days or swing) or weekends, including irregular and unscheduled hours; if required for a time-sensitive project. The current opening for day shift works (5) eight-hour shifts plus overtime if required. 


What you need:

  • Ability to efficiently produce top quality parts at high levels of production
  • Knowledge in operation of all types of manual machines
  • A strong understanding of blueprints and GDT drawings in order to produce parts that meet drawing specifications
  • A strong understanding of decimal equivalent and fractional numbers
  • Ability to accurately measure dimensions on parts that are being machined
  • Ownership of all typical machinist tools and Machinist Handbook
  • Ownership of measuring equipment of .001" tolerance or better, up to 6 inches
  • Ability to perform complex machining operations with limited supervision
  • Adherence to all company policies while contribution to Purakal’s safety culture, exhibiting best safety practices and engaging in training provided 
  • Willingness to learn Purakal's ERP system (business software) to support various business functions
  • Use Purakal’s ERP system (business software) on a daily basis
  • Must be punctual, reliable and work well with others


*Benefits:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Paid Sick Time and Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k)
  • Direct Deposit

 

*Not all benefits listed above are available to part-time employees nor is this considered a comprehensive list of all benefits offered or a guarantee that all full-time employees will receive the benefits above except as required by law. Stipulations apply.

Qualifications

  • 5 plus years Manual Machinist work experience or equivalent
  • Technical Degree in manufacturing and or certification through accredited trade college preferred 
  • Possess a strong positive attitude and a solution-oriented approach to problem-solving
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screening with random screening throughout employment 
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required
Apply

CNC MACHINIST OPERATOR

Eugene, OR

   |   $15.00-$18.00/HR DOE

102320191

Posted On: 10/23/2019     Closes On: 2/28/2020

Purakal Cylinders, Inc. has an immediate opening for CNC Machinist Lathe Operator. 

Description:

Purakal is a growing ISO 9001:2015 registered company specializing in custom hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders for our global customers. We build long-term business relationships through quality products, superior service, and the utilization of our Quality Management Systems.

 

We are looking for highly motivated, team-oriented individuals. All applicants must possess strong communication skills as well as blueprint reading with an understanding of GD&T markup. 

The company provides a fast-paced team environment that supports the continuous improvement of individuals and the organization. Advancement and long-term career opportunities exist. 

 

We are looking for a CNC Machinist Operator for lathes. Candidates must be capable of working efficiently and effectively at their scheduled shifts (days or swing). The full-time opening for day shift works (5) eight-hour shifts plus overtime if required. Part-time positions are flexible hours. We offer both part-time and full-time positions with competitive wages.


*Benefits

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Paid Sick Time and Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k)
  • Direct Deposit

*Not all benefits listed above are available to part-time employees nor is this considered a comprehensive list of all benefits offered or a guarantee that all full-time employees will receive the benefits above except as required by law. Stipulations apply.

What you need:

  • Ability to efficiently produce quality parts in a fast-paced production environment
  • Basic knowledge in the operation of CNC lathes.
  • Understanding of blueprints and GD&T markup
  • Understanding of decimal equivalent and fractional numbers. 
  • Able to accurately measure dimensions on parts that are being machined. 
  • Ownership of all typical machinist tools and Machinist Handbook
  • Ownership of measuring equipment of .001" tolerance or better, up to 6 inches
  • Willingness to learn Purakal's ERP system (business software) to support various business functions
  • Use Purakal’s ERP system (business software) on a daily basis
  • Adherence to all company policies while contributing to Purakal’s safety culture, exhibiting best safety practices and engaging in training provided 

Qualifications

  • 2 plus years CNC Machinist work experience or equivalent
  • Measuring equipment of .001 or better tolerance tools preferred 
  • Abide by all company policies and exhibit good safety practices
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screening with random screening throughout employment 
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required, or on track to receive one or the other


Please respond by clicking the apply button below and filling out all fields on the application.


NO DROP-INS OR PHONE CALLS!

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CNC MACHINIST/SET-UP OPERATOR

Eugene, OR

   |   $18.00-$24.00/HR DOE

102320192

Posted On: 10/23/2019     Closes On: 2/28/2020

Purakal Cylinders, Inc. has an immediate opening for CNC Machinist /Set-Up Operator. 

Description:

Purakal is a growing ISO 9001:2015 registered company specializing in custom hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders for our global customers. We build long-term business relationships through quality products, superior service, and the utilization of our Quality Management Systems.

 

We are looking for highly motivated, team-oriented individuals. All applicants must possess strong communication skills as well as blueprint reading with an understanding of GD&T markup.

The company provides a fast-paced, team environment that supports continuous improvement of individuals and the organization. Advancement and long term career opportunities exist. 

This is a full-time position that offers a competitive wage and benefits.

 

We are looking for a CNC Machinist Set Up-Operator for mills and lathes. You must be capable of working efficiently and effectively at any shift (days or swing) or weekends, including irregular and unscheduled hours; if required for a time-sensitive project. The current opening for day shift works (5) eight-hour shifts plus overtime if required.

 

*Benefits:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Paid Sick Time and Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k)
  • Direct Deposit

 

*Not all benefits listed above are available to part-time employees nor is this considered a comprehensive list of all benefits offered or a guarantee that all full-time employees will receive the benefits above except as required by law. Stipulations apply.

What you need:

  • Ability to efficiently produce quality parts in a fast-paced production environment
  • Full knowledge in operation of all types of CNC mills (horizontal and vertical) and lathes.
  • Strong Understanding of blueprints and GD&T markup
  • A strong understanding of decimal equivalent and fractional numbers. 
  • Able to accurately measure dimensions on parts that are being machined. 
  • Ownership of all typical machinist tools and Machinist Handbook
  • Ownership of measuring equipment of .001" tolerance or better, up to 6 inches
  • Willingness to learn Purakal's ERP system (business software) to support various business functions
  • Use Purakal’s ERP system (business software) on a daily basis
  • Must be able to perform complex machining operations with limited supervision
  • Adherence to all company policies while contributing to Purakal’s safety culture, exhibiting best safety practices and engaging in training provided

Qualifications

  • 5 plus years CNC Machinist work experience or equivalent
  • Technical Degree in manufacturing and or certification through trade college preferred 
  • Measuring equipment of .001 or better tolerance tools preferred 
  • Abide by all company policies and exhibit good safety practices
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screening with random screening throughout employment 
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required


Please respond by clicking the apply button below and filling out all fields on the application.


NO DROP INS OR PHONE CALLS!

Apply