Sandblaster - 3rd Shift

Location: Vancouver, WA

Department: Paint

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

Over the past 80 years Columbia Machine, Inc. has become one of the world’s leading manufacturers of concrete products equipment and palletizing solutions, serving customers in over 100 countries. Located just across the river in Vancouver, WA right off of I-5 and just 10 minutes from downtown Portland, Columbia Machine is one of Vancouver’s largest employers. A family owned business since 1937, Columbia Machine offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental and vision. If you are looking for a company that values its employees then log on to for more information.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Preps all parts for match print or specifications
  • Performs developed knowledge of sandblast equipment and preventative maintenance
  • Reads basic blue prints
  • Assists painters as needed
  • Follows all Safety and Company policies and procedures including PPE (Personal Protection Equipment).
  • Participates in Continuous Improvement Efforts


  • Basic understanding of and ability to follow blueprints
  • Basic project and process management – ability to read SWI
  • Basic computer skills
  • Basic equipment operation
  • Basic math: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

Columbia Machine offers a full benefits package including medical, dental, vision, prescription drug, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, short and long term disability, 401(k), incentive compensation, paid holidays, paid time off, and tuition reimbursement.

Equal Opportunity Employer - Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply. 

Columbia does participate in E-Verify. To apply for this exciting career opportunity today, please apply online at

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