CNC Programmer and Machinist

Asheville, North Carolina
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
US$ 20.00 - US$ 25.00 per hour, $20 - 25 per hour + none
Ref. Number
Molly Gaffney, Spherion
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Job Description

Our client is looking for a lead to program all or most CNC machines and help the CNC team as needed. This individual must be a tool-maker, and be able to multi-task. The facility is mid-sized and family oriented. If you are an innovative thinker, and have experience in tool making, operating CNC machines, and programming, this may be a great opportunity for you. We are looking for a leader with excellent organizational skills, and at least 3-5 years of CNC experience.

*Utilizes CAM system to program machining of parts to blueprint specification
*Plans machining by studying work orders, blueprints, engineering plans, cad data, materials, specifications, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters
*Programs mills and lathes by entering instructions, including zero and reference points; setting tool registers, offsets, compensation, and conditional switches; calculating requirements, including basic math, geometry, and trigonometry; proving part programs.
*Sets-up mills and other equipment by installing and adjusting chucks, tools, attachments, collets, bushings, cams, gears, stops, and stock pushers; indicating vices and parts.
*Maintains specifications by observing, troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; sharpening and replacing worn tools; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes.
*Ability to work with single part production.
*Time management skills
*Plans stock and cutting tool inventory
*Business/production continuity

Working hours: 1st shift

*High School or equivalent education
*3-5 years CNC experience
*Ability to lift up to 50 lb as needed
*Ability to read, write and speak English
*Must be willing to work overtime if needed
*Mechanical aptitude with ability to maximize equipment for optimal material layout
*Machining background
*Attention to detail with strong organizational skills and time management skills in order to optimize machine use and juggle several assignments at one time

Special Preferences

MASTERCAM programming & Solid Works CAD knowledge

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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