CNC Machinist 

Start a new career and get paid while you train!

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OCC is partnering with a group of CNY manufacturing companies to offer a paid-training opportunity this summer for those without prior knowledge or experience to begin a career and a NYS registered apprenticeship in one of several manufacturing positions including CNC Machinist and Toolmaker.  

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Benefits of the program include: 

  • Earn while you learn – nine weeks of paid training
  • Four years of mentoring in a state-registered apprenticeship
  • Wages that will increase to $14/hour post training period with built-in pay increases over 4 years based on performance
  • Employer-specific benefits may include:
    • Medical/dental/vision/life insurance
    • Paid holiday/vacation/sick time
    • Short and long-term disability
    • Long-term care plans
    • 401k and/or profit sharing
    • Tuition reimbursement

You’ll train to be a CNC Machinist and Toolmaker and learn: 

  • Intro to Machining & Shop Safety
  • Machine Shop Math
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing
  • Precision Measurement Techniques
  • Metrology
  • Manual Machining Fundamentals
  • CNC Turning, Machining and Programming

A required information session is currently being scheduled for this program.  If you are interested, sign up here to be contacted once the date is set

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Questions?  Call (315) 498-6024 or email [email protected]