This position requires programming using CAD CAM software, in maintaining 5 Axis Machining Centers and will directly report to the Machine Shop Supervisor.

Essential Functions

  • Programming, set up and operate CNC Milling:
    • Review of specifications, verify procedures and accuracy
    • Ability to read blueprints/drawings with ASME Y14.5 GD&T
    • Maximizing machine uptime, efficiency, and quality to exceed goal of 90% OEE
    • Develop and maintain tool data sheets
    • CNC programming on Fanuc and Siemens controls
    • Designing and manufacturing modular work holdings and fixtures
    • Develop digital SOP/SWI within Celos
    • New part process planning
    • Update setup documentation
  • Maintaining of equipment including:
    • Reporting of necessary repairs
    • Trouble shooting
    • Tooling and Fixtures
  • Ability to work with a variety of materials – primarily nodular iron with a 10% mix of steel, stainless steel, and aluminum.
    • Machining operations including facing, grinding, turning, boring, threading, drilling, and reaming
    • Fixturing castings and large work pieces in a high mix, low volume environment
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Machine Shop Supervisor.

Physical Requirements

  • Job requires standing – some of the work can be done while seated. Since overhead cranes are available in all work areas, Technicians are not required to lift more than 50 pounds.
  • Keeps work area clean and free of scrap materials.
  • Wears and complies with all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) applicable to work area, including but not limited to eye protection and safety shoes.
  • Follows all safety rules applicable to machine as stated on posted signs and in Company policy.


Education / Skills:

  • Must be U.S. Citizen due to our government contracts
  • High School Degree
  • CNC Programming certification
  • Experience with inspection and metrology tools including micrometers, calipers, optical comparators
  • 5 years expert programming experience of 5 Axis Machining Centers using CAD CAM software – MasterCAM experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerances per ASME Y14.5
  • Ability to work tolerances to +/- .0001”
  • CMM Programming experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001:2008
  • Lean Experience
  • Expert user of CAD and 3D Modeling software – Solidworks preferred
  • Vertical and Horizontal Machining