• Contract to Direct
  • Wisconsin

Position Type: Contract to Direct.

Title: Programmer- Machinist

Location:  Wisconsin

Pay Range: Open – Negotiable



Position Summary


Create effective and consistent CNC programs for milling and turning centers using MasterCam and machine parts if needed.

Develop and improve programming methods and practices as needed.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Create programs for CNC vertical/horizontal machining centers and CNC lathes.
  • Manage machine shop tooling for optimum profitability, including tooling specification, testing, standardization and purchases.
  • Design jigs and fixtures for machining.
  • Track and analyze data from R&D testing.
  • Propose continuous improvement activities to enhance manufacturing operations.
  • Modify BOM’s and routings as necessary.
  • Suggest part design improvements.
  • Program multiple machines to maximize capacity and flexibility.
  • Perform machining duties as requested.
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned.



 Knowledge, Skills and Abilities/Key Characteristics:


  • Understanding of metallurgy and differences in materials.
  • Understanding of tooling for metal cutting and associated speeds/feeds.
  • Proficient understanding of tolerances and GD & T.
  • Demonstrated problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Experience in investigation, follow-up and intellectual curiosity.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Effective oral and written communication.
  • Team player.



Required Experience, Education and Training:


  • Technical Degree/Diploma in Machine Tool Operation or similar education/experience.
  • 3-5 years of experience in setup and operation of CNC milling and turning centers, using precision measuring tools, and knowledge of general machine shop tooling.
  • Computer skills including Microsoft office, inventor, solid works, PDM and MasterCam.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.

To apply for this job email your details to applications@stromworldwide.com