CNC Lathe Programmer – Mastercam - NY #5698
Location Rochester, NY
CNC Lathe Programmer
Determine dimension and configuration of cuts, selection of cutting tools, and machine speeds / feed rates.
Refers to work holding designs or existing fixtures for part presentations, tool clearance and locating consideration.
Utilizes CAM software on a computer station.
Prepares geometric layout using computer-assisted drafting software in either wire frame or solids molding to define the location of reference points and direction of cutting paths.
Writes operator set up instructions and tool list to guide setup and operation of machine, also requisitions work holding and tooling as needed.
Generate program of machine instructions in numerical control format to regulate movement of machine along cutting path.
Distribute and maintains work center copies of set up instructions, tool sheets, program manuscripts, offset sheets, tool change log and part tally sheet.
Observes operation of machine trial run to prove programmed instructions.
Reviews and compares program after it is returned from the shop floor to determine validity of edits, prior to saving files for next release.
Trains and directs workers in adjusting machines and equipment to produce products which meet standards.
Develops, recommends, and implements measures to improve production methods, equipment performance and quality of product.
Perform other related duties as requested or instructed by the engineering manager.
Bottom line requirements we need notes on with candidate submittal:
1. CNC Lathe Programming experience.
2. Experience with Mastercam.