CNC Programmer in Franklin, WI at Carlisle Interconnect Technologies

Date Posted: 6/25/2018

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Under the general direction of the Manufacturing Engineering Supervisor, the CNC Programmer II is responsible for supporting the production of fabricated components by creating CNC programs, defining work holding and fixturing, identifying required tooling, and developing necessary support documentation as needed to produce production components.


* Advanced interpretation of blueprints, sketches, drawings, manuals, specifications, and/or sample parts to determine dimensions and tolerances of a finished work piece. Knowledge of geometric dimension and tolerances is desired.
* Responsible for developing the sequence of operations and machining processes to efficiently use production resources and equipment to create products.
* Design and fabricate work holding and part fixturing required to properly secure and align material for machining. Implement quick change over and lean tools to develop efficient part setup and reduce change over time. Work with outside vendors or resources as needed to identify and develop work holding solutions.
* Define and select cutting tools, attachments, and related machine accessories for accurately and repeatedly producing machined components. Initiate tooling improvement efforts by working with tooling manufacturers and vendors, performing tooling trials, and implementing tooling optimization.
* Define, calculate and set machine parameters to regulate factors such as cutting speed, feed, depth and angle of cut, tool path, or additional machine commands.
* Retrieve, input, or edit CNC code or other computerized machine control media.
* Lead machining process validation activities to ensure manufacturing inputs such as CNC program and tooling selection meet requirements. Includes machine operation as needed for a first of type or trial run to verify accuracy of machine settings or programmed control data.
* Create manufacturing production aid documents such as machine setup and tooling sheets and work instructions and procedures.
* Observe machine operation and troubleshoot to detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance conditions, and adjusts machine controls or CNC program as required.
* Lead continuous improvement activities to reduce cycle time, improve production methods, and improve equipment performance, and quality of product.
* Adhere to all factory safety procedures and guidelines
* Consistently demonstrates sound manufacturing knowledge and skills required by Machinist III training.
* This list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities, as management may deem necessary

*Other duties may be assigned*




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function 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.


* High school diploma or equivalent
* 5+ years' experience or consistent demonstration of satisfying CNC Programmer I requirements required.
* Knowledge of multi-axis or 5 axis CNC Programming required.
* Expert in MasterCAM or related CAD/CAM programming software.
* Knowledge of 3D modeling software such as Cero/Pro-E, Solidworks, or equivalent CAD software required.
* Experience with Vericut machine simulation software preferred.
* Advanced knowledge of G-code and M-code required.
* Ability to use inspections tools as required.


* Must have a working comprehension of the English language complimented with workplace levels of grammar, composition, oral and written communication skills


* Protective clothing or equipment may be required, including steel-toe shoes, hearing protection, and eye protection.
* Writing skills required to complete documents and forms.
* Reliable and flexible to work additional hours on short notice to complete tasks and/or special projects to meet customer demands.
* Ability to adapt to schedule changes with a positive attitude. Ability and willingness to work overtime when requested are required. Some positions require 10 or 12 hour schedules as an essential duty.
* Intermittent travel may be required to support production and Carlisle IT business objectives.
* Physical demands -- The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to perform occasional to continuous repetitive motion while walking, standing, sitting, distinguishing colors, lifting and carrying objects up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Ability to detect or tell the differences between sounds that vary in pitch and loudness.

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