Job ID: 161334057

Job Description



Create programs for CNC equipment using CAD/CAM software. Improve and optimize machining processes by reviewing material removal rates for optimum tool life and increased efficiency. Insures successful completion of CNC programming goals set forth by management. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Create and maintain multi-axis CNC programs to produce parts using CAD/CAM software. 
  • Develop CNC Machining processes by selecting the chucking device, cutting tools, tool arrangement, and cutting speeds and feeds with emphasis on standardization
  • Witness the CNC program prove out on the machine tool and correct the programs as required 
  • Prepare detailed work instructions and supervise machining process validations including operator training 
  • Communicate effectively with Manufacturing Engineering, Product Development Engineering, Plant personnel, and individuals outside the company. 
  • Maintain the master CNC program directory, through proper file management techniques, to insure the integrity of CNC programs. 
  • Implement and report cost improvements 
  • Coordinates and assigns programming tasks to other programmers as needed. 
  • Assist in the design of jigs, tools, fixtures, and special equipment for CNC applications. 
  • Ensure compliance with current CNC Programming Standard and best practices 
  • Assist in the selection of new equipment. 

Other Job Functions: 

Follow all programming file management procedures, set by the company and/ or applicable Quality Specifications to insure compliance of CNC programs with our Quality Management System. Function as subject matter expert and mentor for other programmers and machinists. Work with cross functional teams on improvement projects or Kaizen events. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Qualifications Education and/or Experience: 

High school diploma required; College or technical degree not mandatory but is a definite plus. 

Minimum of five years CNC programming experience to include three years’ experience using CAD/CAM software. 

Multi axis mill/lathe and screw machine experience is needed and robotic experience is a plus.

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