CNC Macinist

  • Laser Photonics
  • Orlando, FL, USA
  • Jul 10, 2019
Full time Management

Job Description

Department: Production        
Reports: Engineering Manager / Operations Manager
Education: BS in Engineering or Related Field   
Experience: 5+ years
Under direction of the Engineering Manager, applies in-depth programming experience with complex tolerance parts using CNC machines, such as mills, lathes, millturn, EDM’s, lasers, or waterjet.  Collaborates with the program managers to ensure the manufacturing plan is clearly identified and the work scope meets all requirements of the proposal and customer’s requirements. 

Position Responsibilities:

·         Reads and interprets blueprints, symbols and geometric tolerances.

·         Review CAD models and/or blue prints

·         Uses CAM software to generate program code that controls the operation of a CNC machine.

·         Ability to process machined components and conceptualize developmental and production tooling

·         Create operation work instruction sheets utilizing CAD/CAM software and models

·         Develops most efficient process with consideration to safety, cost, and product quality

·         Decides tools, speeds, feeds and fixtures to be used

·         Run and verify using simulation software

·         Create internal drawings and part models as required for operation work instructions using different types of CAD software

·         Support any task assigned by the Engineering Technical Leader

·         Performs duties and responsibilities with a high degree of flexibility, attention to detail, and a focus on quality in a OEM laser equipment-manufacturing environment. 

·         Able to research, understand and implement new technologies for possible cost savings and process improvements

·         Proficient using various CAD/CAM software

·         Must have the ability to work independently, proactively and meet customers deadlines

·         Must work well with the manufacturing floor

·         Participates in discussions with customers and suppliers as required

·         Performs other duties as required

Additional Requirements:

Key Competencies and Success Factors:

  • Ability to effectively make complex decisions with limited time and information and can determine decision making criteria based on priorities.

    ·         Ability to collaborate effectively across multiple disciplines with internal and external resources.

    ·         Comfortable leading discussion and debate both within peer group and with matrix business partners, operational partners and leaders.

    Experience and Skills Required:

    ·         Minimum of 5 years of experience in CNC programming or equivalent

    ·         Minimum of 5 years of experience in operating CNC machines

    ·         Knowledge of manufacturing techniques and machine tools, measurement devices, shop mathematics, and materials and processes used in machining/manufacturing close tolerance metal parts. 

    ·         Must be comfortable working in a production-oriented environment, traveling throughout the plant to perform job duties.

    ·         Ability to perform all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

    ·         Proficient with Centriod Controller

  • Must be proficient using Microsoft Office products 

    ·         Capable of mentoring employees

    ·         Demonstrates good written and verbal communication skills

    ·         Ability to work independently and on a team

    ·         Ability to work on multiple tasks simultaneously



1101 N. Keller Rd. Ste G Orlando, FL 32810