Prototype Machinist/CNC Programmer

Scottsdale, AZ | Contract

Post Date: 04/09/2018 Job ID: 225902 Industry: Engineering

Job Responsibilities:
  • Participates in concurrent engineering efforts through development of new concepts and techniques in the machining and fabrication of new products with close supervision
  • Works closely with and takes direction from design engineers and manufacturing personnel to come up with creative and rapid design solutions
  • Follows through by implementing basic solutions for prototypes with machine tools and machining centers
  • Transforms information from prints, written instructions, sketches and oral instructions into finished working mechanisms
  • Sets up and operates all types of precision tool room equipment
  • Uses precision measuring equipment
  • Machines to close tolerances and finish requirements
  • May specialize in precision sheet metal work or machine work
  • Fabricates basic tools required in the forming of sheet metal parts and assemblies
  • Fabricates all types of sheet metal parts with proficiency
  • Performs all necessary mathematical computations related to the dimensions, tolerances, set-up and speeds and feeds of parts and machines
  • Interprets basic drawings and diagrams
  • Normally receives detailed instructions on work
  • Willing to learn from more experienced personnel


Required Skills:
  • Requires extensive experience in CNC mill programming, setup and operation, minimum of 7 years CNC related experience
  • Clear knowledge of machine shop, tool room practices and shop practices
  • Clear knowledge of the workability of ferrous, non-ferrous metals, plastics and other composite materials and their machining characteristics
  • Ability to work from basic design information or guidance in order to fabricate/machine prototype concept/item
  • Ability to use computer aided design (CAD) tools
  • Clear computer skills

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