Custom Engineering Co  

(Production and Quality)

 • Erie, PA USA

Job Details



We are currently seeking Machinists to operate large manual surface milling and drilling machines.

  • Set up and remove work pieces from a machine per procedure
  • Proficiently use measuring instruments such as calipers, micrometers, dial indicators and gauges to ensure conformance of specified tolerances
  • Ability to perform in-process inspections at a machine and adjust various offsets to ensure conformance of workpieces as required
  • Position and secure workpieces on machines using measuring instruments, holding devices, hand tools, and cranes
  • Study blueprints, lay outs, sketches, and work orders to determine tolerances and work procedures
  • Knowledge in general machining practices

About Us

Custom Engineering Co. is the largest company of Custom Group Industries composed of three companies, Custom Engineering Co., Lamjen Inc., and Venango Machine Co. each company offering its own unique and specialized areas of fabrication.

Custom Engineering Co. specializes in the manufacturing of large-scale metal fabrications including pressure vessels, prototype projects, large industrial fixture tooling, and CNC contract machining components. We specialize in cooling and heated platen press manufacturing and the design of specialty hydraulic presses that can be used in a wide range of applications in multiple industries including oil & gas, transportation, power generation, forestry, entertainment, DOE & DOD (aerospace & defense), mining and construction.

Why Us


  • Vacation: 80 hours to start
  • Eleven paid holidays
  • Health, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance
  • Company reimburses 50% of health insurance deductible
  • Flexible spending account
  • Profit sharing
  • 401K with the company matching 50% on the first 6% of wages

Education Level:


Must Haves

  • Knowledge of addition, subtraction, fractions, decimals and calculate tooling speeds and feeds
  • Ability to read and understand documents and blueprints
  • Ability to use hand tools. (calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, tape measure, etc.)
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds to insert tooling, materials, and use lifting devices

Good To Have

  • Crane experience
  • Forklift experience
  • Prior machining experience


Erie, PA

Compensation Range

¤17.00 - ¤21.00  Hourly


  • Healthcare
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401(k)
  • Education Assistance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-term Disability
  • Paid Jury Duty Leave