CMM Programmer/Operator

Growing Eastlake Ohio Aerospace/Defense & Motion Control Company providing precision machining, contract manufacturing has an immediate opening for a CMM Programmer/Operator.

Job Summary: 

The Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) Programmer will be responsible for writing CMM programs to verify dimensions of complex high precision metal parts. This position will include:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Write, develop, validate and debug CMM programs and provide the supporting QA documentation.
  • Must be able to operate a CMM with a high degree of competency.
  • Must have a high degree of competency in GD&T and with plate inspection/hand gages/comparators.
  • Complete final inspections and develop final inspection reports, first article inspection reports, and other reports required by our customers, using Excel and other software.
  • Communicate with all stakeholders, supervisors, engineers, and production personnel to meet customer/shop floor needs.
  • Support the development and improvement of measuring systems and effective programming.
  • Recommend and implement programming best practices and aspire to support measurement systems for the manufacturing organization.
  • Recommend, implement as directed, support, and provide continuous improvement of lean measuring systems through effective programming and up to date measuring practices. 
  • Design adequate work holdings for part inspection.
  • Troubleshoot and solve both machine issues and related problems in the measuring process.
  • Train manufacturing and quality personnel on CMM machines.
  • Maintain CMM and work area.

Essential Traits:

  • Excellent problem solving skills, highly analytical, uses fact-based problem solving methods 
  • Competitive; takes ownership and demonstrates a bias for action. 
  • Responsible, disciplined, and accountable, leads by example… attention to detail.
  • Is a champion of lean methods.
  • Respect for others, high integrity, operates effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities effectively with strong organizational skills
  • Growth oriented, looks for the best practice, continuous improvement mentality
  • Innovative and creative… applies new approaches to solving problems.
  • Strong interpersonal/team building skills including the ability to communicate with all levels of the organization and participate on multi-functional teams.

Education and Experience Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required; post-secondary training or trade school preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years GD&T experience required
  • Experience with AS9100 Quality Management Systems
  • Proficiency with SolidWorks & Microsoft Office tools.

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