Manual Lathe Operator / Journeyman Machinist
Valmet Inc.
 Neenah, WI
Valmet Corporation is a leading global developer and supplier of services and technologies for the pulp, paper and energy industries.  Our professionals around the world work close to our customers and are committed to moving our customers’ performance forward – every day.

Job Requirements:

  • Set up and operate lathes, VTL, milling machine, 4” boring bar, keyway cutter and portable shot blast according to plant procedures.

  • Must be able to do drilling, taping, grinding, some welding, torching, etc.

  • Make minor adjustments/repairs when necessary.

  • Keep machinery in good, clean working order, including the maintaining of oil and coolant levels.

  • Remove and install bearings.

  • Repair fits by using brush plating and flame spraying.

  • Maintain quality of product throughout process.

  • Knowledge of specifications within job functions and strong mechanical aptitude.

  • Operate crane and forklift safely and efficiently.

  • Be able to record and document all work performed using required forms and checklists.

  • Capable of wearing and using a respirator and other safety equipment when required. 

  • Full range of physical movement and able to use equipment to lift and move considerable weights, with the capability of lifting between 25 to 50 lbs.

  • Ability to learn new processes, procedures and tasks.


For this position, we're looking for a Journeyman Machinist with a minimum of 5 years machining experience.  Ability to work rotating shifts.

Must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Please note that any offer of employment is contingent upon a background check and drug screen. 


In addition to competitive wages, Valmet offers a generous benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage as well as a pension plan, 401k , paid vacation, company holidays, life insurance, short- and long-term disability, and Business Travel Accident Insurance.

If this opportunity sounds like a fit for you, then we’re excited about receiving your resume.